Project Description

The Sights on Rt 40 Franklin Street
  • A&A Market

The Sights on Rt 860 Shooting Creek
  • Walt’s Auto Service

  • Stonewall Bed and Breakfast

The Sights on Blue Ridge Parkway
  • Stoney Meadow Inn Bed and Breakfast

  • Chantilly Festival Farm and Campground

  • Smart View – 154

  • Smart View Recreation Area – 154.5

  • Shortts Knob Overlook – 157.5

Smart View Loop

This loop includes part of the Bootleggers Run and intersects with the Crooked Road Music Trail, appropriately named for its numerous music venues. In addition, the Franklin Loop utilizes two of the curviest roads in the area: Shooting Creek Road and 5 Mile Mountain Road.

  • 38.3 miles
  • 188 curves
  • 1614 ft. elevation change

Blue Ridge Parkway Mileposts: 

  • Smart View – 154
  • Smart View Recreation Area – 154.5
  • Shortts Knob Overlook – 157.5
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