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Title Repairs on the Irwin's View Trail
Date October 14, 1976
Description Photograph shows a truck with fill dirt during repair efforts on the Irwin's View Trail in the Linville Falls area near mile post 318.3 in section 2K of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Taken by C. E. Westveer on October 14, 1976.
Commentary Linville Falls became a popular tourist and hiking spot when the Blue Ridge Parkway was built going through the area. The trails in the area were heavily used and required upkeep to keep them in good shape.
Location Location Name: Linville Falls
Parkway Milepost: 316.4
Latitude: 35.94957
Longitude: -81.92678
Creator Individual C.E. Westveer
Tags Linville Falls (N.C.)
Road damage
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway