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Title Sign for Saddle Overlook
Date 1978
Description Image shows a wooden sign for parking at the Saddle Overlook to the right side of a road. Trees stand on both sides of the road, and the land slopes down toward the road on the left side and down away from the road on the right side. The sign reads "The Saddle Parking Overlook" with an arrow pointing to the left of the photograph, across the road. Image taken by Anita Ingle in 1978. The image was taken near the Saddle Overlook, between milepost 168 and 167 on the Blue Ridge Parkway.
Location Location Name: Milepost 168
Parkway Milepost: 168.0
Latitude: 36.822371
Longitude: -80.342472
Creator Individual Anita Ingle
Tags Floyd County (Va.)
Patrick County (Va.)
Scenic overlooks
Signs and signboards
View of road
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway