As long as I've lived in Middle Tennessee, this is one of the first times that I've seen peak autumn colors arrive so early -- before the end of October. Usually, fall begins to show its colors around here somewhere between mid- to late-October, and the fall foliage is typically the most vibrant anywhere from early- to mid-November. As seen in the following photos … [Read more...] about Sometimes Tennessee Fall Foliage Peaks Early!… (Photos From Natchez Trace Parkway)
I live near the Natchez Trace Parkway in Nashville. It's one of the most beautiful and peaceful places to escape to any time I get a little stir crazy and just want to get away. There's virtually no traffic. No street lights or billboards. It's just you and nature -- whether you're driving, biking, motorcycling, RVing, or even walking along the Natchez Trace Parkway! (I'm … [Read more...] about Natchez Trace Parkway Photos
I took a drive out to the Natchez Trace Parkway in Tennessee this morning. I wanted to see what's changed since the last time I was there -- about a week ago. Peak colors are only days away, folks! Compare today's photos with last week's photos. Then compare those with last year's peak fall foliage on the Natchez Trace Parkway... … [Read more...] about Fall Has Arrived On The Natchez Trace Parkway!
At the request of Mike and others, I took a trip out to the Natchez Trace Parkway this morning to see what I could see in terms of Fall colors. Peak Fall foliage colors are right around the corner, but they're not here yet. To give you some idea, this is the tree (on the left, near the utility boxes) in my neighborhood that I always gauge "peak season" from -- in … [Read more...] about Nope, Peak Fall Colors Aren’t Here Yet…
Leo dropped us an email the other day... Hi, we are first time visitors in the Southern States of the US. We are planning a trip from NYC to Miami, visiting the Skyline Drive, Blue Ridge Pwy. On our way to Jackson/New Orleans we planned to stay in Tupelo overnight and driving down the NTP. We will be there mid-September. Will the leaves be changing colors then? Or is this too … [Read more...] about Tips For Out Of Towners Planning A Trip To The Natchez Trace Parkway