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Blowing Rock Plein Air Festival

Travel in the High Country

             Drive Carefully. The maximum speed limit on the Blue Ridge Parkway is 35-45 miles per hour. Speed limit in downtown Blowing Rock is 20 mph.

             Parking on the Blue Ridge Parkway is limited to designated parking areas or off road shoulders. All four wheels must be off the pavement.

             Stay on maintained trails. Hiking shoes or boots are recommended.

             Many areas are outside mobile and WiFi reception. Plan routes ahead of travel.


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