FRYING PAN TUNNEL ON THE BRP IN NC
Moving up to Milepost 410.1, you will find Frying Pan Tunnel. This one comes in at 577′ in length, and a low of 13’8″ and a high of 19’9″ in heights.
What’s in the neighborhood, you ask?
At Milepost 408.6, you have Mount PIsgah.
At 409.3, you can view Funnel Top.
Milepost 410 has the Graveyard Fields waterfalls
At 411, you can enjoy the Cradle of Forestry overlook.
And at 411.9, you will be able to see Cold Mountain, made famous by the book and movie by the same name.
Unfortunately, I was unable to find a commons photo of this tunnel, so I have attached some photos of surrounding areas. I did find a video, but the particular one I located did not seem appropriate for the page.
DEVIL’S COURTHOUSE TUNNEL ON THE BRP IN NC
Our travels tonight take us to Milepost 422.1, and the Devil’s Courthouse Tunnel.
Coming in for length at 665′, this one ranges from 14’2″ to 19′ in heights
So let’s see what is in this area…starting with Milepost 418.8, you have the well known Graveyard Fields
At 419.4, John Rock
At Milepost 421.7, you can enjoy the Fetterbush overlook
And at 422.4, you will be able to see the Devil’s Courthouse, itself.
Blue Ridge Parkway