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Title Chestoa Mountain View
Title Note Overlook
Date June 10, 1974
Description Scenic view of mountain range from the Chestoa View parking area on milepost 320.8 on the Blue Ridge Parkway. Image taken from the National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway Headquarters and taken by C.E. Westveer on June 10, 1974.
Commentary Chestoa Mountain View was one of the many overlooks along the parkway. Many have large parking areas and multiple trails through the woods.
Location Location Name: Chestoa View Parking Area
Parkway Milepost: 320.8
Latitude: 35.927458
Longitude: -81.954572
Creator Individual C.E. Westveer
Tags Chestoa View (N.C.)
McDowell County (N.C.)
Scenic overlooks
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway