Pinnacles of Dan (1951)
In 1951, Gene Espy completed the second successful thru hike of the Appalachian Trail in one season. He took this photograph of the Pinnacles of Dan in July 1951, as he passed through the Dan River Gorge on his way north.
SubjectLost Appalachian Trail
FormatBlack and white photograph
RightsUsed with permission. All rights reserved.
Gene Espy, “Pinnacles of Dan (1951),” Appalachian Trail Histories, accessed April 11, 2021, https://appalachiantrailhistory.org/items/show/1160.