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Title Waterrock Knob Parking Overlook
Date 1950s
Description Distant view of the Waterrock Knob Parking overlook, including four automobiles and ranger and maintenance personnel discussing opening procedures. Parking overlook located on milepost 451.2, section 2X on the Blue Ridge Parkway. Image taken from the National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway Headquarters and taken by Garrett Smathers and Earl Estes.
Location Location Name: Waterrock Knob
Parkway Milepost: 451.0
Latitude: 35.4642681
Longitude: -83.1376431
Creator Individuals Earl W. Estes, Jr.
Garrett T. Smathers
Tags Automobile parking
Scenic overlooks
Waterrock Knob (N.C.)
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway