A Quilt of Color - The Blue Ridge Parkway VA
In Blue Ridge Mountains, autumn hues are wedded with history
In Virginia and North Carolina, lush forest turns into a quilt of color, dotted with reminders of America's past.
October 17, 2010
When the Blue Ridge Parkway beckons me, I answer, especially in autumn, when I long for its twists and turns, its waterfalls, natural gardens, forests and upland meadows that dot its nearly 500 miles in Virginia and North Carolina.