...anyone planning more than a Saturday jaunt on the parkway out to get a copy. -- Paul Sullivan, fredericksburg.com, The Free Lance-Star, August 14, 2004 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
A national treasure that was designed to be enjoyed from the seat of a car, the Blue Ridge Parkway reveals the beauty and splendor of the Blue Ridge Mountains. If you are planning a visit or are already on your way, you¿ll want a copy of the Guide to the Blue Ridge Parkway to discover all that the Parkway has to offer.
--This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.
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.