Blue Ridge Parkway Sunset - The Great Blue Yonder
Sunset on the Blue Ridge Parkway in North Carolina • Dave Allen Photography
Mile High Bridge
The swinging bridge atop Grandfather Mountain, near Banner Elk,NC. The mountain is above 5200' (hence mile high :) and can have cool temperatures and gusty winds even in the summertime. One of my favorite places on Earth!
Mount Mitchell Declared Highest Peak in Eastern U.S.
On November 3, 1835, Elisha Mitchell, a professor at the University of North Carolina, announced that a peak in the Black Mountains of North Carolina was the highest in the eastern United States. T…