Photo by: Skip Sickler, Grandfather Mountain Stewardship Foundation Date Taken: 10/12/2015 Location: Grandmother Mountain, Milepost 307 An autumn sun rises over the High Country in this photo taken from Grandmother Mountain. Fall color is now well on its way in locations lower than 4,000 feet, with areas in Boone and Blowing Rock offering some spectacular viewing.
Photo by: Skip Sickler, Grandfather Mountain Stewardship Foundation Date Taken: 10/07/2015 Location: Linn Cove Viaduct, Milepost 304 The iconic Linn Cove Viaduct winds through a High Country autumn. With many leaves having already changed on Grandfather Mountain, experts are expecting this weekend to offer leaf-lookers some prime viewing.
Photo by: RomanticAsheville.com Travel Guide Date Taken: 09/30/2015 Location: Lower Falls at Graveyard Fields, Milepost 418.8 Find peak color now at Graveyard Fields, always one of the first places for great color. Trails are a little muddy, but Lower Falls is really flowing! Check out Romantic Asheville’s guide to the Graveyard Fields Hike & Waterfalls. […]
Photo by: Scott Scaggs Date Taken: 08/14/2015 Location: Thunder Hill Overlook, Milepost 290.3 Sunset across the road from Thunder Hill Overlook Camera: Nikon D750 Lens: 24mm-84mm Focal Length: 24mm ISO: 100 Shutter: 1.3 seconds Aperture: f22 Filters: None Exposure: Manual How I Got This Shot: After moving my youngest child into her dorm at ASU […]
Photo by: Victor Ellison Date Taken: 08/13/2015 Location: Price Lake, Milepost 296.7 I spent a couple hours early this morning capturing the Perseid meteor shower over Grandfather Mountain. A thin layer of fog drifted across a placid Price Lake as one of the best shows I’ve seen in a long time played out above. Here’s […]