Blue Ridge Parkway

Blue Ridge Parkway

Traffic Drops on the Blue Ridge Parkway

January 26, 2009, 2:37 pm

One million fewer people traveled the scenic Blue Ridge Parkway last year.

National Park Service statistics show total visitation in 2008 was 18.25 million, down from 19.29 million in 2007, according to theRichmond Times-Dispatch.