WMRA Books & Brews
Location: Pale Fire Tap Room
Date: November 14, 2017
Time: 7 PM-8 PM
Website: Click To Visit
WMRA’s Books & Brews is sponsored by UNION Bank & Trust.
Have you ever wondered when, why, or how national park roads were built? Many park roads have unique qualities, various factors influencing their design and development, and often shape the national park experience. Hear how these roads affect National parks across the country, from the Blue Ridge Parkway and Skyline Drive to Glacier National Park’s Going-to-the-Sun Road, Yellowstone’s Grand Loop, Yosemite’s Tioga Road, and scores of other scenic drives.
For more info go to: National Park Roads: A Legacy in the American Landscape http://www.upress.virginia.edu/title/4772
Timothy Davis, a historian with the U.S. National Park Service, has published and lectured widely on America’s national parks.