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11 Fall Sights You Can’t Miss in North Carolina’s Amazing Autumn

Fall may not officially be here yet, but it’s definitely on our minds. Posts about pumpkin-flavored everything, fires and sweaters pop up on and daily. We look forward to the crunchy leaves that autumn brings.Fall has fallen! Or will soon be…

Fall may not officially be here yet, but it’s definitely on our minds. Posts about pumpkin-flavored everything, fires and sweaters pop up on Facebook and Pinterest daily. We look forward to the crunchy leaves that autumn brings.

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Roughly, the peak season for leaves in North Carolina is October. Colors peak in the high country first in places like Grandfather Mountain and Cherokee. Next, they work their autumn magic down the mountain sides into Asheville and Black Mountain. Then, color casts its spell over the foothills’ cities of Mt. Airy and Hickory. Fall touches the piedmont as the month comes to a close in cities like Charlotte and Raleigh.

Take a drive down the Blue Ridge Parkway or go camping in the Uwharrie Mountains of the piedmont to enjoy the beauty of the North Carolina fall. Check out these North Carolina locations for autumn views to get you even more ready for the season. Happy fall, y’all!

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11 Fall Sights You Can’t Miss in North Carolina’s Amazing Autumn