Piedmont Scenic Overlook

Scenic Overlook is a Treat for the Eyes
Scenic Overlook is a Treat for the Eyes
Blue Ridge Parkway, Milemarker 203.8
Fancy Gap, VA 24328
Region Blue Ridge Highlands
Locality Carroll
Phone: (828) 298-0398
Phone: (276) 730-3100
Email Tourism@VisitVirginiaBlueRidgeMountains.com
Piedmont Scenic Overlook www.nps.gov/blri

Travelers on the Blue Ridge Parkway will enjoy some of the 30 miles of scenery along this stretch within Carroll County, Virginia. The county offers an easy access to the parkway at Fancy Gap from I-77 (Exit 8). Travelers on the parkway may wish to travel south from Fancy Gap to Milepost 203.8 for an elevated perspective (2,980 ft)of the Carolina Piedmont below at an elevation of 1,000 feet. The overlook typifies the grandeur of what make the Blue Ridge Parkway so popular.

Last Updated: 2/21/2012 12:54 PM
  • Enter to Win

    Virgnia Beach Sweeps promo
  • Virginia Culinary Challenge

    Culinary Challenge 2015 logo

    March kicks off the Virginia is for Lovers Culinary Challenge for 2015. Restaurants, locals and visitors nominated their favorite entrée. Vote now for your favorite!

    Vote Now
  • Get the Virginia Travel Guide

    2015 Travel Guide promo

    Order your Free Virginia Travel Guide.

     Order now button 

  • Travel Updates

    What's going on around Virginia? Subscribe to the Virginia eNews.