A view onto Burke's Garden.
another of many hairpin curves:
Another scenic view.
And then the road became paved and I was in Burke's Garden. So what exactly is Burkes Garden?
There really isn't much there. It's just a scenic and peaceful valley completely surrounded by mountains. Other than some farms, there's not much there.
Judging from the price of gas, this hasn't been used for a while.
This country store closed at the end of 2011.
Then I rode North on 623. It's a great twisty road and I passed a few motorcycles coming the other way. It was a great ride but I think that coming in from the south is more scenic.