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New! Seeing is believing on our virtual Trekking through Fall Tour of 10 places we think really stand out!

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We’ve designed this Website to provide a lot of great information about Fall Colors on your National Forests and Grasslands. Please spend some time while you’re here looking and learning about one of the greatest natural events on the plant—autumn in America’s wildlands!

Fall Colors Progression

This map of fall color indicators is based on eyewitness accounts and represents a general overview. It is not an exact representation of peak leaf color. Please check with your local officials to verify exact peaking days. For a static map of leaf peaking go to road tripper. (accessible data table)

Color Description
Green [Green, 1] Summer green to beginning to turn.
Orange [Orange, 2] Majority of leaves are changing to peak colors.
Brown [Brown, 3] Past peak but some colors may remain


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