Fall Color Gallery

Farewell to Fall

Farewell to Fall

Today marks the last day of entries for Grandfather Mountain’s 2019 Fall Color Gallery. Fall…

Price Lake

Price Lake

Fallen leaves decorate the shores of Price Lake, located in Julian Price Park (milepost 297)…

Snowy Autumn

Snowy Autumn

Come the morning of Nov. 1, Grandfather Mountain saw a different type of fall color. Halloween…

Linville Falls

Linville Falls

Autumn color flows through Linville Falls, as wet weather arrives in the WNC High Country….

Charlotte Skyline

Charlotte Skyline

The Charlotte skyline rises on the horizon some 80 miles away as the crow flies, while fall…

Elk River

Elk River

Having traded its branch for a rock, a lone maple leaf holds fast, as the Elk River courses by….

Mill Pond

Mill Pond

Fall color brings autumnal brilliance to the Mill Pond in Banner Elk, near Lees-MacRae College….

Near Beacon Heights

Near Beacon Heights

Fall color continues its downward trek into lower elevations, as seen from the Blue Ridge…

Flat Rock Overlook

Flat Rock Overlook

Tuesday’s sunset cast the viewscape at the Blue Ridge Parkway’s Flat Rock Overlook ablaze with…

Linville River

Linville River

Fall foliage adds a colorful contrast to the Linville River in Linville, near the base of…

Woods Walk & Picnic Area

Woods Walk & Picnic Area

Grandfather Mountain’s Woods Walk & Picnic Area is aglow with golden foliage in this photo…

Linville River

Linville River

Fall color flows along the Linville River in Linville, near the base of Grandfather Mountain….

Linn Cove Viaduct

Linn Cove Viaduct

Fall color begins its descent from the higher elevations of Grandfather Mountain, past the Linn…

Rime Ice

Rime Ice

Rime ice shrouds Grandfather Mountain’s lofty peaks, as brilliant fall foliage blankets the…

Cannon Memorial Hospital

Cannon Memorial Hospital

Fall color becomes ever more prevalent in the WNC High Country’s higher elevations, as seen…