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Title Black Mt. (Pisgah Ridge)
Date October 12, 1959
Description Photograph of the scenic view from Poundingmill parking overlook at mile post 413 in section 2U of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Taken by Garrett T. Smathers on October 12, 1959. From left to right (northeast to southwest): First: Rich Mt. & Club Gap Second: Black Mt. Sky line: Blue Ridge Mts.
Location Location Name: Milepost 413
Parkway Milepost: 413.0
Latitude: 35.359291
Longitude: -82.795869
Creator Individual Garrett T. Smathers
Tags Black Mountain (N.C.)
Blue Ridge Mountains
Pisgah Ridge (N.C.)
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway