The Chimney Tops In Fall Attire
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The Chimney Tops In Fall Attire
Mount Vernon North Carolina (NC), Linen unused

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One of the greatest of nature's displays is the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, the largest national park in Eastern America. This park straddles the high ridge of the Great Smoky Mountains range which forms the boundary between North Carolina and Tennessee. Within its borders there are many mountain peaks over a mile high, deep ravines, precipitous cliffs, waterfalls and numerous mountain streams.


Duck Hawk on the side of Mount Leconte
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Duck Hawk on the side of Mount Leconte
Mount Vernon North Carolina (NC), Linen unused

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Near the Alum Cave Bluf, on the south side of majestic Mt. LeConte, is the thin, leaning ridge with jagged points known as Duck Hawk Peaks. Under the over-hanging left side of the spectacular point a pair of duck hawks a favorite falcon has nested for many yeas. It takes a venturesome hiker or bird lover to scale the steep face of these peaks. Through these narrow ridges are holes or "windows."



Observation Tower atop Clingmans Dome - Highest Peak
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Observation Tower atop Clingmans Dome - Highest Peak
Mount Vernon North Carolina (NC), Chrome unused

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From this new modern observation tower, magnificent views may be had in all directions looking into North Carolina and into Tennessee. This is one of the most popular points of interest in the National Park.


Bird's Eye View of the Loop on Newfound Gap Highway
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Bird's Eye View of the Loop on Newfound Gap Highway
Mount Vernon North Carolina (NC), Linen unused

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The Loop-Over is one of the most unique features on the Newfound Gap Highway in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. Here the road makes one complete circle instead of four sharp curves that were on the old road at this point. From the Loop-Over can be seen the famous Chimney Tops, which is one of the most rugged and picturesque peaks of the Smokies



Newfound Gap Parking Area
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Newfound Gap Parking Area
Mount Vernon North Carolina (NC), Chrome unused

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Great Smoky Mountains National Park. This large parking area is on top of the main range of the Great Smoky Mountains on the North Carolina Tennessee State line. It is the highest point on the Transmountain Highway U.S. 441 the elevation being 5045 feet above sea level. To the left may be seen Clingmans Dome the highest peak in the Park, and it is from here that the Clingmans Dome Highway begins




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