20 Majestic Photos of Fall Foliage Across the South

Southern Fall Traditions

When fall season arrives in the South, the intense humidity is replaced with beautiful scenery. With vibrant colors painted across mountain tops to picturesque scenery on road trips, there really is no better place to take in fall foliage than in the Southern states.

From places like Tennessee and Texas to Kentucky and Georgia, these 20 incredible photos bring out the true beauty of fall in the south.

South Cumberland State Park in Sequatchie, Tenn.

Flickr/ Michael Hicks

Historic Battlefield in Appomottox, Va.

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Historic Mabry Mill off the Blue Ridge Parkway in Virginia

White House Cliffs Trail in Rocky Fork State Park, Tenn.

Treelined streets in Knox County, Tenn.

Flickr/Knox County Government

Driving east to Chattanooga, Tenn.

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Gibbs Garden in Ball Ground, Ga.

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Anna Ruby Falls in Northern Georgia

On the Ouachita River Fall Backwater in Union Parish, La.


Endless views of the Smoky Mountains from Gaitlinburg, Tenn.

Sunlight peeking through the woods of North Georgia

Reflections of fall rippling in the river near Newton, Ga.

Fort Worth Japanese Garden in Fort Worth, Texas

Flickr/ Guy Huntley

Covered Bridge along Madison County's Nature Trail in Huntsville, Ala.

Cherokee Park in Louisville, Ky.

Flickr/LuAnn Snawder Photography

Leaves falling on the backroads of Nashville, Tenn.

Top of the Natural Bridge State Park in Kentucky

Bridge at Cumberland Falls State Park in Kentucky

Morning sunrise in Chattanooga, Tenn.

A hike on the Smoky Mountain trails in Gaitlinburg, Tenn.

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20 Majestic Photos of Fall Foliage Across the South