Nantahala Gorge (1930s)
Nantahala Gorge, photographed by George Masa in the early 1930s. The Appalachian Trail crosses the Nantahala River in the Gorge, before climbing back up to a series of 5,000 foot summits on either side of the river.
FormatBlack and white photograph
Appalachian Trail Conservancy Archives, Avery Photo Collection.
RightsAll rights reserved. Used with permission.
George Masa, “Nantahala Gorge (1930s),” Appalachian Trail Histories, accessed June 1, 2020, https://appalachiantrailhistory.org/items/show/644.