Linville River

Linville River

Oct 28, 2016

A brilliant autumn sky joins vibrant fall color in a reflection on the Linville River. While…

Linville Falls Maples

Linville Falls Maples

Oct 27, 2016

Maple leaves change their shade at Linville Falls, near the Blue Ridge Parkway. Although fall…

Highway 221

Highway 221

Oct 25, 2016

Fall color cruises along U.S. 221 near Linville. According to experts, colors are just past…

Table Rock

Table Rock

Oct 24, 2016

Fall color is served on Table Rock near the Linville Gorge, in this photo taken last week….

Grandfather Mountain Ash

Grandfather Mountain Ash

Oct 23, 2016

Ever-distinctive mountain ash berries shine bright red atop Grandfather Mountain. With fall…

Top Shop

Top Shop

Oct 22, 2016

Huckleberries, pinkshell azalea and withrod glow bright in the sunrise near Grandfather…

Linville Gorge

Linville Gorge

Oct 21, 2016

Autumn foliage climbs its way up the Linville Gorge. Experts believe fall color is currently…

Linn Cove Viaduct

Linn Cove Viaduct

Oct 20, 2016

Early morning light on Thursday brightened the roadside foliage along the Blue Ridge Parkway’s…

Blue Ridge Parkway

Blue Ridge Parkway

Oct 19, 2016

Vibrant oranges, yellows and golds lead the way to Grandfather Mountain along the Blue Ridge…

Grandmother Mountain

Grandmother Mountain

Oct 18, 2016

Fall color embraces the slopes of Grandfather Mountain, as seen from the boulders at…

Linn Cove Viaduct

Linn Cove Viaduct

Oct 17, 2016

Autumn colors have been a bit late arriving in the North Carolina High Country this year, but…

Linville Bluffs

Linville Bluffs

Oct 16, 2016

Grandfather Mountain’s Linville Bluffs looks down upon the fall color below. Throughout autumn,…

MacRae Meadows

MacRae Meadows

Oct 15, 2016

Maple leaves catch up with their color-changing cohorts at Grandfather Mountain’s MacRae…

Stack Rock Bridge

Stack Rock Bridge

Oct 13, 2016

Fall color is speeding up along the Blue Ridge Parkway, illustrated by some bright reds,…

Linville River

Linville River

Oct 12, 2016

A brilliant blue sky mingles with autumn gold in a reflection on the Linville River. Color is…

MacRae Meadows

MacRae Meadows

Oct 11, 2016

Sunshine beams through brilliant foliage in Grandfather Mountain’s MacRae Meadows. According to…

Boone Fork

Boone Fork

Oct 10, 2016

Fall foliage flows along the Boone Fork Trail, located at Milepost 296.5 on the Blue Ridge…

Woods Walk Trail

Woods Walk Trail

Oct 9, 2016

A colorful medley of American beech, aster and fern decorate Grandfather Mountain’s Woods Walk…

Woods Walk & Picnic Area

Woods Walk & Picnic Area

Oct 8, 2016

Autumn foliage complements the lush scenery at Grandfather Mountain’s Woods Walk & Picnic…

Rough Ridge

Rough Ridge

Oct 7, 2016

Fall foliage smooths out the color palette at Rough Ridge on the Blue Ridge Parkway (MP…

Half Moon

Half Moon

Oct 6, 2016

Shrouded in morning fog, Grandfather Mountain’s iconic peaks begin to show the signs of autumn….

Linville Maple

Linville Maple

Oct 5, 2016

A red maple turns bright crimson in the town of Linville, N.C. Although much of this year’s…

Mountain Ash on Switchbacks

Mountain Ash on Switchbacks

Oct 4, 2016

Mountain ash creates a fiery contrast with huckleberry and azalea bushes on the switchbacks up…

Beacon Heights

Beacon Heights

Oct 3, 2016

The sun rises on Beacon Heights (MP 305.2 on the Blue Ridge Parkway), as autumn foliage…

Red Maple Near Rough Ridge

Red Maple Near Rough Ridge

Oct 1, 2016

Red maple beings to show its true color near Rough Ridge on the Blue Ridge Parkway (MP 302.8)….

Woods Walk

Woods Walk

Sep 30, 2016

A young buck pauses among white wood aster and goldenrod near Grandfather Mountain’s Woods…

Blue Ridge Parkway

Blue Ridge Parkway

Sep 29, 2016

While more prevalent at elevations higher than 5,000 feet, fall color is rapidly spreading…