Sept. 10, 2012. Blue Ridge Parkway Ranger Programs this week include The 25th anniversary celebration for the Linn Cove Viaduct. On Tuesday, Sept. 11, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., enjoy cupcakes and prizes along with guest speaker Randy Johnson, author of bestselling mountain books and hiking network extraordinaire.
Sept. 10, 2012. The Linn Cove Viaduct turns 25 tomorrow, and numerous events are taking place celebrating the anniversary. (Post includes feature story by Randy Johnson depicting the history of the viaduct that was in High Country Magazine‘s Aug./Sept. issue.)
BY JESSE WOOD
Sept. 6, 2012. The Linn Cove Viaduct, an engineering marvel that bridged the final gap in the Blue Ridge Parkway, is about to turn 25. The elevated, S-shaped bridge officially opened Sept. 11, 1987, with a ceremonial dedication.