Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

About this Image

Title Overlook Shelter
Date 1940
Description Shelter at an overlook at the Bluffs at milepost 238.6, section 2C of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Image taken from the National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway Headquarters and taken by "JEV" in 1940.
Location Location Name: Bluffs
Parkway Milepost: 239.0
Latitude: 36.40596
Longitude: -81.17425
Creator Individual J.E.V.
Tags Alleghany County (N.C.)
Bluff District (N.C.)
Bluff Park (N.C.)
Bluff Recreational Area (N.C.)
Scenic overlooks
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway