Blue Ridge Parkway Road Trips - Crooked Road Trip (PDF Chapter)
This is the Southern Alps Circuit chapter from Lonely Planet’s Blue Ridge Parkway Road Trips guidebook.
On this trip, amateur anthropologists can discover the music and folkways of the forested upcountry between the Blue Ridge and Appalachian mountain ranges.
- get to the heart of southwest Virginia’s bluegrass culture in Galax
- pick the right route with inspirational images and key trip highlights
- stop for the preserved historic buildings and quirky bohemian population in Abingdon
- get around easily with colour maps and route directions in easy stages
- dance to banjos and fiddles or top up on espresso in Floyd
- discover even more with detours and ways to link your trips
Coverage includes: Roanoke, Smart View Recreational Area, Floyd, Rocky Knob, Mabry Mill, Groundhog Mountain, Blue Ridge Music Center, Galax.
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Want to explore a whole country or large region like California or Europe by car? This is the book for you. Jam-packed with lots of amazing road trips, from two-day escapes to week-long adventures, these guidebooks will ensure you get the most out of every place you drive through.
- Divided into three section: Plan your trip, On the road, Road trip essentials
- Classic Trips – we include the famous drives you simply must do
- Includes unmissable sights and experiences, plus exciting detours
- Recommendations on where to eat and sleep
- Includes a pull-out, full colour map