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Title Buena Vista Overlook
Date August 1973
Description Image of the Blue Ridge Parkway and the Buena Vista Overlook. There is one automobile traveling along the Blue Ridge Parkway, and there are many automobiles parked at the overlook. There are people standing outside of the vehicles. The Blue Ridge Mountains are visible in the background. Image was taken near milepost 45.7 in section 1F of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Image taken by Robert G. Bruce in August 1973.
Location Location Name: Buena Vista Overlook
Parkway Milepost: 45.7
Latitude: 37.739444
Longitude: -79.303611
Creator Individual Robert G. Bruce
Tags Automobile parking
Rockbridge County (Va.)
Scenic overlooks
View of road
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway