• The long vistas are part of a Blue Ridge Parkway experience

    Blue Ridge

    Parkway NC,VA



Polly Woods Ordinary, Milepost 85

NPS photo

The parkway preserves a variety of historic buildings, either as interpretive exhibits or as picturesque roadside features.

Did You Know?

Mabry Mill

The first contract for work on the Blue Ridge Parkway, awarded to Nello Teer Construction Company of Durham, NC in the height of the Great Depression, was for over $316,000. Teer purchased a new steam shovel for the project!