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"MacRae Peak on Grandfather Mountain"
by Craig Zerbe

View more of Craig's stunning landscape photography at www.blueridgeparkwaydaily.com/photographers/craig-zerbe.
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Laurel CarrellI made it to the top! We had a beautiful, breezy, clear day last fall and the views were AMAZING, but coming down was terrible. Should have taken the 7 ladders and 2 cables trail, but took what we were told was the "easier" trail. It was a massive boulder field and much harder for me to navigate.

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Rita RempWe tried to climb Grandfather Mtn. but the trail was practically straight up, I thought I was going to have a heart attack, so we turned back and found a less agressive trail down off the mountain.

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Jeanette Agnewmy ? is HOW DID THEY GET UP THERE IN THE FIRST PLACE?

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Raj RaoBindu should remember this place.

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Bob McCallSuch a great place!

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Tony CileoBeautiful scenery really nice pic 👍

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William CrawfordI've been up there!

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Gayle WatfordBeautiful mountaintop!!!!!

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Jerry KerschnerVertigo got in my way....

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Rose Shelor Bowenbreathtaking

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Teresa Virgil PorterVery Brave People !!

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Janice Beekman ShawBeautiful!

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Joanne SturgillBeautiful

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Michael MillerAbsolutely Beautiful

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Paul Matthew TuckerJackie Hoffman 😊

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Robin Reymond HunterDennis Sherrod

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Cathy YanceyScott Yancey Taylor-Quinn Yancey

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Rain JennieAmanda Kundert

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Jen Yeazel BarichNoah Duke

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Halli Burdette WilliamsJosh Jordan

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"Black Swallowtail on Turk's Cap Lily at Milepost 433"
by Danny Wilson

Learn how this photo was taken, including camera settings, at www.blueridgeparkwaydaily.com/butterfly-on-turks-cap-lily-at-milepost-433.

Also view our Wildflower Bloom Schedule at www.virtualblueridge.com/nature-guide/wildflowers.
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Ricky Underwoodsaw many of these this last Saturday in N.Ga

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Sherry Adairwhat a fabulous shot! thank you for sharing.

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Middy Richard

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Shelby SilversBeautiful thanks for sharing

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Allen Thomas PressleyAwesome

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Jarrett SimoneauxPipevine Swallowtail.

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Pamela Wilson DootBeautiful.

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Rodney ByardThat is a great photograph!

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JanetandJimmy GodwinBeautiful

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Gayle WatfordGorgeous!!!

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Margery CravathGods'work is beautifully miraculous! !!

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Charles Murraygod bless

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Travis Simoneauxone cool lookin' butterfly

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Patsy Gayle JohnsonBeautiful!

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James SpencerBeautiful

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Elizabeth Barnes JohnsonBeautiful!

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"Max Patch Trail in the Pisgah National Forest"
by Daniel Plotts

Max Patch Trail is along the Appalachian Trail in the Pisgah National Forest near Asheville, North Carolina.
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Paul CarsonAsheville ??? Haha Waynesville , Maggie Valley , Canton are all way closer. Fines Creek , Clyde. Asheville no way.

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Gaylord KugleWhen the leaves are in color "October" the view is awesome ....

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Jean Busch McMahonLove the Appalachian Mountains 🍁🍁🍁

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Morticia AddamsRather be there than here in post hurricane FL.

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Nicole Brown de BruijnThe colors and texture remind me of a van Gogh painting. Lovely!

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Dean JenkinsI've done black mountain trail, it has some awesome views too!

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Linda Robinson RandallNear my home town,love it.

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Lee MallardDefinitely a beautiful view. Thanks for sharing it

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Lee MallardHow much distance from a place to park a vehicle?

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Greg WhiteClassic view--I put it on Reddit,already has thousands of views

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Ronnie AppersonI would love to go there!

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Clark HodgesCheck the weather first!

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Karen DorskyIt's been way to long since I walked on Mt Pisgah...

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Ken WeaverPicked many a berry there. Blue, black, and strawberries all grow there in abundance.

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Ellen Tolbert-NudiHoward Nudi we need to hike here.

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Sue ParkeFred Reed, something to think about when you travel thru here in oct

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Larie MorrillTirrell Morrill this is what I was looking for last time

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Bill HopsonLove Max Patch.

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Carolyn MurdockNearer to Waynesville, NC

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Joliz TerryBeautiful

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Kelly YoungLove this! ❤️What a beautiful view!

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Kim HaleyBeautiful 😀

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Jill DocziGo! It's right near totality

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Camilo RamirezVery nice!

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Loretta McDanielWHAT A VIEW!!!!!!!!!!

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Blue Ridge Parkway Plans Restoration of the Sharp Top Trail

Blue Ridge Parkway officials have announced the closure and restoration of the Sharp Top Trail in the Peaks of Otter Area (MP 86) beginning July 18, 2016. This project will require weekday closures of the Sharp Top Trail from the Nature Center near the Peaks of Otter Visitor Center to the intersection with the Summit Loop Trail near the Sharp Top Bus Shelter.

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