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Title Looking northeast from Saddle Parking Area
Date 1940
Description Image shows the view looking northeast from the Saddle Parking Area. There are trees in the foreground, and the view shows a valley below with a road winding through, and mountains in the distance. Image taken by J.E.V. in 1940. Image taken near milepost 168 of the Blue Ridge Parkway in Rocky Knob Park.
Location Location Name: Milepost 168
Parkway Milepost: 168.0
Latitude: 36.822371
Longitude: -80.342472
Creator Individual J.E.V.
Tags Automobile parking
Floyd County (Va.)
Patrick County (Va.)
Rocky Knob (Va.)
Scenic overlooks
View of road
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway