The 2015 Blue Ridge Parkway coin contains 5 Troy Ounces of .999 fine silver and minted by the US Mint. Single coin arrives in plastic capsule and 10 coins will be in original US Mint ATB tubes.
2015 5 oz Silver ATB Blue Ridge Parkway, NC
The Blue Ridge Parkway is the third release in 2015 of the U.S. Mint’s America the Beautiful series. This 5 oz Silver coin sold out at the mint the first day it was available, proving its high collectible appeal.
The Blue Ridge Parkway connects 29 counties in Virginia and North Carolina via a highway that cuts through the Blue Ridge Mountains. The project was part of President Franklin D. Roosevelt’s public works projects during the Great Depression. The scenic highway covers 469 miles and, though not a National Park, it is administered by the National Park Service.