Now is the best time to enjoy the views from overlooks like The Blowing Rock attraction. The foliage in the John’s River Gorge is showing lots of beautiful shades of red and yellow. Over the weekend and in the coming days, this view will be spectacularly colorful.

view from the Blowing Rock attractionView from the Blowing Rock Attraction

Elevation (of camera) 3950 feet

view from the Blowing Rock attractionOn the slopes that sweep away from the village of Blowing Rock, you can see that autumn color is starting to show as it moves into lower elevations.

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