Tag: fall foliage

Compton Peak Fall View

View from Western Overlook at Compton Peak

We had some good friends visiting us over the November 4-5th weekend so we went up into Skyline Drive for a short hike (mile up and down) to Compton Peak. Fall color was still really nice the first weekend of…

A Fall Hike

Closeup of Colorful Maple Leaves

These pictures were a few I found on our point-and-shoot camera from October 29, 2013. I went on a little hike with my daughter and forgot to post these pictures earlier.

More Fall Color

This year hasn’t been among the very best, but there is still good color to be found. Perhaps the abnormally dry weather before the most recent deluge inhibited the brightest colors.

Golden Hickory

Golden Yellow Hickory Leaves

We still have some green leaves around here, but a hickory tree in our front yard has turned a brilliant gold. I imagine the higher elevations on Skyline Drive will look nice this weekend.