NC Mountains: Known for its scenic sights and hiking trails, the natural splendor of North Carolina’s Blue Ridge Parkway in the portrait, NC Mountains. Various shades of blue alight the peaks and crevices of the mountains, creating a rippling effect from afar. The muted red-orange hue of the sunset contrast the hills and valleys in a way that emphasizes the subtle intensity of the colors that span the parkway. Fog settles comfortably within the dips of the range. The angles and layers of the mountain range entices the gaze to appreciate the catharsis of nature as the Blue Ridge Parkway is re-framed into art.