Sunday, August 11, 2019

Road Trip #425 - Blue Ridge Parkway - Mile 135-150

This 15 mile stretch of the Blue Ridge Parkway, south of Roanoke, only
has three stopping points: The Cahas Mountain Overlook, the Devil's
Backbone Overlook, and the Pine Spur Overlook. This was nearing the end
of our first trip to the Parkway, and although we stopped at two of
these overlooks to look at a map, there was no extra video at either of
them.

Road Trip #424 - Blue Ridge Parkway - Mile 115-135

No stops in this video. We cover miles 115 through 135 on the Blue
Ridge parkway in Virginia, passing Roanoke Mountain, the Buck Mountain
Overlook, Mason's Knob Overlook, Metz Run Overlook, Pouges Mountain,
Roanoke Valley Overlook, Lost Mountain Overlook, Slings Gap Overlook,
Bull Run Knob, and Poor Mountain.


Road Trip #423 - Blue Ridge Parkway - Mile 100-115 - Hike at Roanoke River

In today's video, we cover Miles 100-115 on the Blue Ridge Parkway in
Virginia, heading south in the Roanoke area. We pass the Quarry
Overlook, the N&W Railroad Overlook, the Read Mountain Overlook, The
Stewart Knob Overlook, The Roanoke Basin View, and the Roanoke River.
At the Roanoke River Parking area, we (I) take a hike down to the river
and the Niagara Hydroelectric Power Plant (not the one in Canada, eh?)


Road Trip #423 - Blue Ridge Parkway - Mile 100-115 - Hike at Roanoke River

In today's video, we cover Miles 100-115 on the Blue Ridge Parkway in
Virginia, heading south in the Roanoke area. We pass the Quarry
Overlook, the N&W Railroad Overlook, the Read Mountain Overlook, The
Stewart Knob Overlook, The Roanoke Basin View, and the Roanoke River.
At the Roanoke River Parking area, we (I) take a hike down to the river
and the Niagara Hydroelectric Power Plant (not the one in Canada, eh?)


Road Trip #422 - Blue Ridge Parkway - Mile 85-100 - Stop at the Montvale...

In this video, we cover mile 85-100 of the Blue Ridge Parkway, passing
The Peaks of Otter Lodge and Visitor Center, Upper Goose Creek Valley
Overlook, View Porter's Mountain, Mills Gap Overlook, View Purgatory
Mountain, Boblett's Gap Overlook, Pine Tree Overlook, Montvale Overlook
(with a quick stop here), and Great Valley Overlook.

Road Trip #421 - Blue Ridge Parkway - Mile 70-85 - Sunset Fields Overlook

Our seventh video in the Blue Ridge Parkway series, we head south and
cover mile 70 through 85. We pass the Terrapin Mountain View, Thunder
Ridge Parking Area, Arnold Valley, Apple Orchard Mountain Overlook,
Sunset Field Overlook, Onion Mountain Overlook, Black Rock Hill View,
Head Foremost Mountain, Falling Water Cascades Parking Area, and Flat
Top Trail Parking Area.

Road Trip #420 - Blue Ridge Parkway Mile 60-70 - Otter Lake / James River

Our 6th Video in the Blue Ridge Parkway series, we only cover 10 miles
with two stops. We pass by The Riffles Overlook, the Otter Creek
Recreation Area, View Terrapin Hill, Lower Otter Creek Overlook, Otter
Lake Overlook, James River Visitor Center, and the James River Valley
Parking Area. We cover Miles 60 to 70. In this video, we walk across
the James River on a walkway suspended under the Parkway bridge.