Blue Ridge Parkway Fall Color Report – October 23, 2014

We’ve reached the exciting time of year when the Blue Ridge Parkway experiences that much anticipated change in fall foliage. Typically, this change happens around the middle of October, but many factors contribute to variations in when and where the colors will peak. The Parkway stretches almost 500 miles north to south, meanders from the […]

Blue Ridge Parkway Fall Color Report – October 16, 2014

It’s the middle of October and the mountain foliage is making the striking transitions to the color that brings so much attention here in the fall. Typically, the Blue Ridge Parkway experiences the much-anticipated change in fall foliage around the middle of October. Many factors, however, contribute to variations in when and where colors will […]

Blue Ridge Parkway Fall Color Report – October 9, 2014

It’s the second week of October and, right on cue, the mountain foliage is making the striking transitions to the color that bring so much attention here in the fall. Typically, the Blue Ridge Parkway experiences the much-anticipated change in fall foliage around the middle of October. Many factors, however, contribute to variations in when […]

Blue Ridge Parkway Fall Color Report – Early October 2014

October is upon us, and the mountain foliage, true to form, is beginning to make the transition to the color that brings so much attention here in the fall. Typically, the Blue Ridge Parkway experiences the much-anticipated change in fall foliage around the middle of October. Many factors, however, contrubite to variations in when and […]

Blue Ridge Parkway Wildflower Report for Late September

Here in the latter half of September we are beginning to see some of the tell-tale signs of fall. The days are getting shorter, the mornings cooler, and a few of the trees are starting to get a hint of fall color. The Parkway is still predominately green, but a few trees are starting to […]