Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway
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Title Trail
Date December 15, 1936
Description Photograph shows a pathway cleared among the trees along the line of the Blue Ridge Trail in section 2M of the Blue Ridge Parkway.
Commentary Taken in 1936, this picture was taken during the early part of construction on this section which was not completed and open to the public until 1940. This trail is probably the trail to Crabtree Falls at MP 339.
Location Location Name: Section 2M
Parkway Milepost: None
Latitude: 35.788139
Longitude: -82.167372
Creator Individual W.D. Stanton
Tags Crabtree Falls (N.C.)
Crabtree Meadows (N.C.)
Credit Courtesy of the North Carolina State Archives