Blue Ridge Parkway, near Asheville - August 13, 2002

The day started with a ride north on the Blue Ridge Parkway, starting in Asheville, North Carolina.

Entering from US 70 in Asheville. [800x600][1600x1200]


One of the first overlooks, looking down toward Asheville. It's a hazy day. [800x600][1600x1200]

Another overlook. [800x600][1600x1200]

More Tanbark Ridge. [800x600][1600x1200]

Same. [800x600][1600x1200]

There are many tunnels along the Blue Ridge Parkway. Here's one. [800x600][1600x1200]

A side trip up a hill led to this picnic area. [800x600][1600x1200]

A big, empty parking lot up here, almost a mile up. [800x600][1600x1200]

Craggy Gardens area. [800x600][1600x1200]

At this visitor center. [800x600][1600x1200]

A view off to the other direction. [800x600][1600x1200]

We have a tunnel coming up shortly, too. [800x600][1600x1200]

A viewpoint, though I never found the falls. [800x600][1600x1200]

There was a nice view. [800x600][1600x1200]

More from that viewpoint. [800x600][1600x1200]

There was a short trail, but still no falls. [800x600][1600x1200]
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