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Title Leg-Stretcher Trail
Date August 1973
Description Image shows a wooden sign that reads "Boston Knob Overlook / Elev. 2523". Beyond this sign is another sign that marks the trailhead for the Leg-Stretcher Loop. The image was taken at the Boston Knob Overlook, near milepost 38.8 in Section 1F of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Image taken by Robert G. Bruce in August 1973.
Location Location Name: Boston Knob Overlook
Parkway Milepost: 38.8
Latitude: 37.81155
Longitude: -79.22769
Creator Individual Robert G. Bruce
Tags Amherst County (Va.)
Scenic overlooks
Signs and signboards
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway