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Title Daniel Boone's Wilderness Crossing.
Date June 1960
Description Photograph of the roadway near the site of Daniel Boone's Wilderness Crossing, around milepost 285 in section 2F of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Taken by Garrett T. Smathers in June 1960.
Location Location Name: Milepost 285
Parkway Milepost: 285.0
Latitude: 36.198983
Longitude: -81.604704
Creator Individual Garrett T. Smathers
Tags Fences
View of road
Watauga County (N.C.)
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway