Jamie Shell

The brilliant colors of fall adorn MacRae Meadows and the peak of Grandfather Mountain, enticing throngs of visitors to visit and see the kale…

Aspen, a Western cougar, explores his snowy habitat at Grandfather Mountain.

Kodiak, one of Grandfather Mountain’s resident black bears, enjoys a pumpkin enrichment treat during the park’s 2018 Beary Scary Halloween festival.

Looking up at Grandfather’s Attic Window Peak from the Blue Ridge Parkway is especially colorful because of the profusion of maple trees in th…

The Linn Cove Viaduct carries the Blue Ridge Parkway gently across the slopes of Grandfather Mountain, allowing visitors to witness the beauty…

Wes Kiser winds up to throw the 28-pound weight for distance at the 2018 Grandfather Mountain Highland Games. Scottish heavy athletics are one…

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