Blue Ridge Parkway Closed from Asheville to Mount Mitchell

A 100 foot crack in the road has prompted an indefinite closure of the Blue Ridge Parkway from Milepost 375 by Asheville to Milepost 355 at N.C. 128/Mount Mitchell State Park.

20 Miles Of Blue Ridge Parkway In NC Closed Indefinitely | digtriad.com.

This entry was posted in General and tagged , . Bookmark the permalink.

4 Responses to Blue Ridge Parkway Closed from Asheville to Mount Mitchell

  1. Oh no! I’m planning a trip through the southeastern highpoints with my boys for the first week of August, and we were planning to do both of the Carolinas on Monday, 8/5.

    Here’s the route we were planning to take: http://goo.gl/maps/a0To5

    Is there an alternate way to reach Mt. Mitchell? We’re coming from Texas, so I hate to travel all that distance and then not be able to get there!

  2. Eric McCarty says:

    There is a chance they will open one lane through the busy fall season. Keeping our fingers crossed.

Leave a Reply