Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

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Title Horseback Riding
Date August 1956
Description Photograph of four women riding horses along an unpaved road. Taken by Abbie Rowe in August 1956 in Moses H. Cone Memorial Park near section 2G of the Blue Ridge Parkway.
Commentary Trails throughout Moses H. Cone Memorial Park are popular for hiking and horseback riding.
Location Location Name: Moses H. Cone Memorial Park
Parkway Milepost: 294.0
Latitude: 36.15457
Longitude: -81.68761
Creator Individual Abbie Rowe
Creator Organization National Park Service—Blue Ridge Parkway
Tags Fences
Horseback riding
Moses H. Cone Memorial Park (N.C.)
Watauga County (N.C.)
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway