Trail Closures Remain In Place On Blue Ridge Parkway
Last updated 10/6/2021 at 12:28pm
Due to a bear attack on park visitors last Wednesday temporary trail closures and food prohibitions are expected to remain in place until Friday, Oct. 8, near the Folk Art Center, at Milepost 382 in Asheville, on the Blue Ridge Parkway.
In the interest of public safety, local closures and restrictions include:
•The Mountains to Sea Trail, from its intersection with the Visitor Center Loop Trail near Milepost 384 to the Riceville Road Bridge at Milepost 382;
•The Folk Art Center Nature Loop Trail; and
•Picnicking between the Asheville Visitor Center and adjacent park-ing areas near...