Friday, November 19, 2010

Blue Ridge Parkway



(This picture can be enlarged by clicking on it.)

October is a wonder time to visit the Blue Ridge Parkway. This picture was taken at the Pink Beds Overlook near Mount Pisgah in North Carolina.

35 comments:

Mildred said...

Such an extraordinary photo George. Thank you for sharing your drive along the parkway with us.

rainfield61 said...

Blue Ridge Parkway, Blue Ridge Mountains, Country Road...

A Brit in Tennessee said...

What gorgeous colors George !
I'm so glad that you and Betsy travel to the mountains, it's the only way I am afforded the visit this often :)
Thank you for sharing your trips with us.

Michele said...

Brilliant photo. I am amazed at the layers of mountains the backdrop. Beautiful area indeed!

Thoughtfully blended hearts said...

Amazing photo...

Ruth said...

GORGEOUS!!!

Sandra said...

those puffy clouds look like their are american indians sending smoke signals to us

Fred Alton said...

Another great shot, George, of those beautiful mountains!

Busy Bee Suz said...

Oh, I wish I was there!!

Small City Scenes said...

Beautiful sky and great clouds. MB

misslynda said...

Our colors, too, - - what few are left - - - are rust - - - but what beauty against these brilliant blue skies.

A Lady's Life said...

Great view and such lovely colors captured on film.Moments to remember for sure.:)

Kay said...

I love the shadows from the clouds.

Ginny said...

Georgous sky and shadows on the mountain, never heard of Pink Beds.

Lily Riani said...

reminded me of the song, blue ridge mountain, shenandoah river

Happyone :-) said...

Beautiful photo - great colors! The sky is such a pretty blue.

Elettra said...

Magnificent scenery !!!!!!!!!!

EG Wow said...

The beautiful days of October! Beautiful clouds in gorgeous blue skies!

Kirigalpoththa said...

Stunning view George! Love the clouds too!

eileeninmd said...

Beautiful view of the Blue Ridge Mountains, George! The clouds are looking pretty too. Great shot!

eileeninmd said...

Beautiful view of the Blue Ridge Mountains, George! The clouds are looking pretty too. Great shot!

oldmanlincolnsblog said...

I can't think of a nicer place to be than where you were when you took this photo.

imac said...

Very neat and also a wonderful sky George.

LV said...

Another awesome outdoor shot. You and Betsy are in the perfect place to capture some of the best sights ever.

Janie said...

This is such a beautiful scene. The blue sky and clouds really accent the autumn colors.

SandyCarlson said...

I look at this, almost fall into the color, and then remember that I am but a month away from being in your beautiful part of the country! All so amazing and grand. Thanks for sharing your world.

Happy Thanksgiving.

Indrani said...

A beautiful capture, I am tempted to pause and gaze.

Life Ramblings said...

such a beautiful landscape. i wish i were there.

Sunny said...

What a fantastic view; like a picture postcard.
☼ Sunny

troutbirder said...

We've done the Blue Ridge in June after school was out. Now I'm adding a visit in fall to my "bucket list." :) Thanks

Ryan said...

I love seeing places that I will never get the chance to visit first hand, your shots do that for me thank you.

flutietootie said...

Very striking photo. I like the nice details in the clouds. They almost look 3-d.

KathyA said...

The sky and clouds are really magnificent!

Leovi said...

I take a walk for this photo. Exquisite colors and extraordinary light. A wonder to enjoy. Greetings

Ruthi said...

simply gorgeous.