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Craggy Pinnacle Tunnel

Photos 

Craggy Pinnacle Tunnel

Picture of the West Portal of the tunnel taken from the Craggy Gardens Visitor Center parking lot.

Photo taken by Michael Miller in October 2011

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BH Photo #262840

Map 

Description 

Tunnel on the Blue Ridge Parkway between Asheville, NC & Little Switzerland, NC.

Facts 

Overview
Tunnel under Craggy Pinnacle on Blue Ridge Parkway
Location
Buncombe County, North Carolina
Status
Open to traffic
Design
Tunnel
Dimensions
Total length: 176.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+35.70128, -82.37696   (decimal degrees)
35°42'05" N, 82°22'37" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/375427/3951690 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Craggy Pinnacle
Inventory number
BH 57612 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • November 25, 2015: New photo from Royce and Bobette Haley
  • September 9, 2013: New photo from Michael Miller
  • August 15, 2013: Updated by Michael Miller: Added category "Blue Ridge Parkway"

Sources 

  • Michael Miller - michael_a_miller [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Royce and Bobette Haley - roycehaley111 [at] yahoo [dot] com