The Blue Ridge Mountains are a physiographic province of the larger Appalachian Mountains range. The mountain range is located in the eastern United States, and extends 550 miles southwest from southern Pennsylvania through Maryland, West Virginia, Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, and Georgia.
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Blue Ridge Mountain, also known as Blue Mountain, is the colloquial name of the westernmost ridge of the Blue Ridge Mountains in northern Virginia and the Eastern Panhandle of West Virginia. The Appalachian Trail traverses the entire length of the mountain along its western slope and crest.
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The Blue Ridge Mountains Council is a Boy Scouts of America council located in Roanoke, Virginia that serves Scouts in southwest and south central Virginia. The Blue Ridge Mountains Council owns and operates the Blue Ridge Scout Reservation in Pulaski County, Virginia. The local Order of the Arrow lodge is the Tutelo Lodge.
The Blue Ridge Mountains as seen from the Blue Ridge Parkway near Mount Mitchell. The following is a list of mountains constituting the Blue Ridge , a mountain range stretching about 450 miles from Pennsylvania to Georgia in the USA.
The Great Smoky Mountains are a mountain range rising along the Tennessee–North Carolina border in the southeastern United States. They are a subrange of the Appalachian Mountains, and form part of the Blue Ridge Physiographic Province. The range is sometimes called the Smoky Mountains and the name is commonly shortened to the Smokies.
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Die Blue Ridge Mountains is 'n bergreeks en fisiografiese streek in die ooste van die Verenigde State wat deel uitmaak van die Appalache-bergreeks. Die Blue Ridge Mountains strek oor 'n afstand van 550 myl vanuit die suide van die deelstaat Pennsilvanië oor Maryland, Wes-Virginië, Noord-en Suid-Carolina, Tennessee en Georgia.
The ridge of Blue Mountain runs for 150 miles (240 km) through Pennsylvania, reaching an elevation of 2,270 feet (690 m) above sea level just north of the Pennsylvania Turnpike, near the borough of Newburg. Most of the ridgecrest, however, only reaches between 1,400 feet (430 m) and 1,700 feet (520 m) in elevation.
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- 1,129 ft (344 m)
- Clarks Knob 2,320 feet (710 m)
Skyline Drive is designated a National Scenic Byway and a National Historic Landmark and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Plans for the road date back to 1924 when a national park was planned in the Blue Ridge Mountains of Virginia and the main feature was to be a "sky-line drive" providing views of the surrounding land.
Blue Ridge Mountains (po slovensky doslova „Vrchy modrého hrebeňa“) alebo len Blue Ridge sú pohorie a fyzickogeografická provincia Apalačských vrchov.. Táto provincia pozostáva zo severnej a južnej fyzickogeografickej oblasti, ktoré sa rozdeľujú v blízkosti priepasti, ktorou preteká rieka Roanoke.