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Title View from proposed lodge site
Title Note Looking over park area toward Rocky Knob
Date August 1936
Description Image shows the view from a proposed lodge site in Rocky Knob Park, looking toward Rocky Knob. In the foreground, dead trees and rocks stick out of the ground. Beyond this is a scenic view of the park and Rocky Knob. Image taken by Albert S. Burns in August 1936. Image taken near milepost 168.5 of the Blue Ridge Parkway, in Rocky Knob Park in Floyd County, Va.
Location Location Name: Milepost 168
Parkway Milepost: 168.0
Latitude: 36.822371
Longitude: -80.342472
Creator Individual Albert S. Burns
Tags Dead trees
Floyd County (Va.)
Proposed sites
Rocky Knob (Va.)
Scenic overlooks
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway