National Geographic : 1962 Feb
Tennessee. It forms an elongated park of its own, rich in folklore and breathtaking vistas. Trails and campsites lure nature lovers; overlooks offer scenic balconies for sightseers. Here the road skirts 5,892- KODACHROME© NATIONALGEOGRAPHICSOCIETY foot Craggy Pinnacle (left foreground) before drop ping toward Asheville 25 miles away. In North Carolina the Appalachian system pushes more than 200 mountains above 5,000 feet.