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Title The Cascades
Title Note Tourists at an overlook
Date October 1946
Description View of men looking down from an overlook at the Cascades waterfalls on milepost 271 off of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Image taken from the National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway Headquarters in October 1946.
Location Location Name: E.B. Jeffress Park
Parkway Milepost: 272.0
Latitude: 36.2416667
Longitude: -81.4833333
Tags Bodies of water
Cascades trail and waterfall (N.C.)
Scenic overlooks
Stone carving
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway