Blue Ridge geographical name
the E range of the Appalachians E United States extending from South Mountain, S Pennsylvania into N Georgia — see mitchell (Mount)
Rhymes with BLUE RIDGE
, gall midge
, Oak Ridge
, truss bridge
Blue Ridge (Concise Encyclopedia)
Section of the Appalachian Mountains, eastern U.S. The range extends southward from Carlisle, Pa., through parts of Maryland, Virginia, North Carolina, and South Carolina to Mt. Oglethorpe in Georgia. The highest peaks are in the Black Mountains of North Carolina; the average elevation is 2,000–4,000 ft (600–1,200 m). The scenic Blue Ridge Parkway, established in 1936 and administered by the National Park Service, runs 469 mi (755 km) along the crest.
Variants of BLUE RIDGE
Blue Ridge or Blue Ridge Mountains
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