Mabry Mill remains a working mill and blacksmith shop, famous for its tasty buckwheat pancakes. Blue Ridge Parkway Milepost 176.1 Enjoy Mabry Mill's famous buckwheat pancakes for less than $8. Breakfast is served all day in season -- Mabry Mill is open daily from 8 a.m. - 6 p.m. May-October. Take a self-guided tour of the mill and blacksmith shop.

Autumn is one of the best times for a leisurely drive along a classic All-American road.