It’s the first Friday in September. In the north autumn is underway. Here in Atlanta, I can feel it on the horizon. Now our thoughts turn to football, sweaters, and hot chocolate, and my personal favorites: camping, colors, and mountain air.
Here’s a few reasons I’ve enjoyed autumns past, and why I look forward to September-November every year.
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Graveyard Fields on the Blue Ridge Parkway
Grandkids at Burt’s Pumpkin Farm, Dawsonville, GA
The View from our house
Grey Fence and Black Eyed Susan
Hickory (I think) on Clingman’s Dome in the Smoky Mountains
Japanese maple leaves in my front yard
Sunrising Over the Len Foote Hike Inn, GA
A View From Clingman’s Dome
The view along the Linn Cove Viaduct, Blue Ridge Parkway
Hiking Tallulah Gorge (one of my favorite photos of Dawn)
Waterfall in Smoky Mountain National Park
Solitude for Heidi, Round Bald, Roan Mountain State Park, TN