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Title Site of proposed Peaks of Otter Lodge
Date May 1959
Description Image shows a piece of land, as viewed from across the Blue Ridge Parkway, which is a proposed site of the Peaks of Otter Lodge. The land is fairly grassy, but there are trees scattered throughout, and it is separated from the road by a wooden fence. Image was taken near milepost 86.2 in Section 1K of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Taken by Jack E. Boucher in May 1959.
Location Location Name: Milepost 86
Parkway Milepost: 86.0
Latitude: 37.444858
Longitude: -79.611066
Creator Individual Jack E. Boucher
Tags Bedford County (Va.)
Park lodging facilities
Peaks of Otter (Va.)
Proposed sites
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway