Mountain Laurel with a view

mountain laurel, Grayson Highlands SP VA, Whitetop VA, SW VA

Mountain Laurel with a view.

Traveling with friends, we wanted to reach the overlook at Grayson Highlands State Park near Whitetop, VA, before a front moved through bringing heavy rains. We just made it.

We were pleasantly surprised to see not only a marvelous view but that the Mountain Laurel bushes were blooming. No other clumps of them were in blossom as we drove up the mountain. These beauties just made the view all the more impressive.

The mountain range far in the distance is the Blue Ridge.

“Mountain Laurel with a view” is my Photo of the Week.

© Bruce Stambaugh 2018

6 Comments

Filed under human interest, nature photography, Photo of the Week, photography, travel, Virginia, weather

6 responses to “Mountain Laurel with a view

  1. That’s really pretty, bruce –

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  2. Joanne Cuny

    Thanks for another great photo Bruce! The dogwoods & the mountain laurels were my 2 favorites while we lived there-sure are beautiful!

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