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Fall color remains spotty around Grandfather Mountain. This burst of yellow was spotted on a maple tree near the attraction’s Woods Walk picnic area. (Photo by Skip Sickler)

The color should really develop at Grandfather over the next couple of weeks. Currently, many of the shrubs above 5,000 feet are turning and the most colorful trees on the Mountain are the maples (red, sugar, striped, and mountain varieties).