Autumn Colors Explode In Northern Arizona


The North Rim of The Grand Canyon and surrounding Kaibab National Forest yielded some intense fall colors this past week.  The aspens were on fire at around the 9,ooo foot altitude.

Fall colors have arrived by way of the Aspen Tree leaves at Grand Canyon National Park and Kaibab National Forest, Arizona

 

Fall colors have arrived by way of the Aspen Tree leaves at Grand Canyon National Park and Kaibab National Forest, Arizona

 

Fall colors have arrived by way of the Aspen Tree leaves at Grand Canyon National Park and Kaibab National Forest, Arizona

 

Fall colors have arrived by way of the Aspen Tree leaves at Grand Canyon National Park and Kaibab National Forest, Arizona

 

Fall colors have arrived by way of the Aspen Tree leaves at Grand Canyon National Park and Kaibab National Forest, Arizona

 

Fall colors have arrived by way of the Aspen Tree leaves at Grand Canyon National Park and Kaibab National Forest, Arizona

 

Fall colors have arrived by way of the Aspen Tree leaves at Grand Canyon National Park and Kaibab National Forest, Arizona

 

Fall colors have arrived by way of the Aspen Tree leaves at Grand Canyon National Park and Kaibab National Forest, Arizona

 

Mule deer run through the dry meadows of the Grand Canyon National Park, Arizona

 

Fall colors have arrived by way of the Aspen Tree leaves at Grand Canyon National Park and Kaibab National Forest, Arizona

 

Fall colors have arrived by way of the Aspen Tree leaves at Grand Canyon National Park and Kaibab National Forest, Arizona

 

Fall colors have arrived by way of the Aspen Tree leaves at Grand Canyon National Park and Kaibab National Forest, Arizona

 

Rabbitbrush lines a Northern Arizona Highway during autumn

Rabbitbrush lines a Northern Arizona Highway during autumn

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12 comments

  1. What a beautiful photoset – autumn is here at last and you have captured it so perfectly 🙂

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  2. Beautiful photos. I’m disappointed that I didn’t make it to see fall leaves this year.

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  3. Oh my gosh, sooooooo beautiful!

    Lindy

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  4. Wow, that has been a color explosion! Beautiful!

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  5. Wow, your photos are so beautiful, Michael. I can just get lost in them. I think my favorite is the puffy dots of aspen in #2. 🙂

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  6. What a tease to put the road picture last. Was that on the way or going home? In any case, it gave me wanderlust as your photos so often do.

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