This text refers to the first edition.
--The Free Lance-Star
"A beautiful book with gorgeous color pictures. I take my copy wherever I plan to be on the Parkway." -- Rapid River, December 2003. This review refers to the first edition. --Rapid River, December 2003
From the Back Cover
This milepost guide highlights important attractions and destinations on the 469-mile Parkway, including cultural parks, remnants of historical Appalachia, as well as trailheads and campgrounds. Sidebars throughout the guidebook cover diverse subjects, such as the preservation of view sheds and the habits of animals that frequent the Parkway. And wildflower enthusiasts will benefit from the bloom calendar, which notes peak bloom times and general locations of the flowers.
Whether you explore only a few miles or tour the entire length of the Parkway, the Guide to the Blue Ridge Parkway will guarantee you get miles of enjoyment out of this national treasure.