At the top of the mountain, there is a bridge crossing a small gap. The bridge will sway in the wind and its claim to fame is that it is one mile above sea level. When you think of such altitudes, you usually think west of the Mississippi, but there are some lofty heights east of it too.
The Swinging Bridge.
The Blue Ridge Mountains with the Parkway stretching into the distance.
A couple of rare pictures of myself.