Moon Blue Ridge Parkway Road Trip: Including Shenandoah & Great Smoky Mountains National Parks (Moon Handbooks)
Hit the Road with Moon Travel Guides! Known as America's most scenic drive, the Blue Ridge Parkway connects the green valleys of Shenandoah National Park to the Great Smoky Mountains. See purple mountains' majesty for yourself with Moon Blue Ridge Parkway Road Trip! Moon Blue Ridge Parkway Road Trip can do everything but change the radio station. Inside you'll find:Maps and Driving Tools: 29 easy-to-use maps keep you oriented on and off the highway, along with site-to-site mileage, driving times, and detailed directions for the entire routeThe best places to eat, sleep, stop and explore: listen to live bluegrass with a glass of local moonshine, drive past fields brimming with fireflies, and wander through American history, all against a backdrop of mountains aflame with fall color or lush with summer greeneryList of the Bests: you'll know exactly what you want to do at each stop with lists of the best hikes, views, restaurants, and accommodations so you can customize your tripItineraries for the entire two-week route or shorter road trips starting from Washington DC or Knoxville, or themed road trips like "Music of the Blue Ridge", including plans for spending time in Washington DC, Front Royal, Waynesboro, Roanoke, Galax, Asheville, Cherokee, and KnoxvilleExpert advice from native North Carolinian and mountaineer Jason Frye, who shares his love of barbeque and the Great Smoky Mountains with all would-be roadstersVital information like advice on when to get gas, how to avoid traffic, tips for driving in different areas and weather conditions, and suggestions for LGBTQ travelers, seniors, and road trippers with kids With Moon Blue Ridge Parkway Road Trip's practical tips, detailed itineraries, and insider's view on the best things to do, you've never been better prepared to choose your own adventure. Let Moon ride shotgun. Looking to explore more of America on wheels? Try Moon Nashville to New Orleans Road Trip! Doing more than driving through? Check out Moon Blue Ridge & Smoky Mountains or Moon North Carolina.