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Fall Foliage


More than 400 species of deciduous trees color Tennessee's landscape from the Mississippi River to the Great Smoky Mountains, according to the Tennessee Department of Tourism.

Peak colors typically appear the last two weeks of October. The change is first apparent in the mountains of northeast Tennessee. Then the changes continue westward, peaking around Memphis by late November.

To find fall color information, click here for updates.



The following are some routes to consider when planning an outing to enjoy the scenery:

While driving around, if you take a picture of breathtaking scenery and would like to share it, send in your best shots to webmasters@newschannel5.com for slideshows posted online.

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