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There are many reasons to love autumn, including the cool, crisp air that brings relief from summer’s sizzling heat, pumpkin pie and fall spices like cinnamon and ginger. But the biggest reason to fall in love with fall is its unique ability to turn the world into one big canvas with nature’s paintbrush. These stunning images will surely prove that fall is the most spectacular season of all.
Japanese Maple, Portland, Oregon
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Proclaimed the most authentic Japanese garden outside of Japan, the Portland Japanese Garden is located within Washington Park in the west hills of Portland, Oregon. This stunning Japanese Maple is its most popular inhabitant – in the fall, this tree brings the most breathtaking autumn colors, attracting photographers and nature lovers from across the globe.
Stanley Park, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
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Stanley Park is a beautiful place to be year round, but in the autumn months, this massive public park at the edge of downtown Vancouver becomes even more breathtaking. The gorgeous fall colors can be seen while walking the path along the seawall or strolling through the park’s interior.
Regusci Winery, Napa Valley, California
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Autumn may be the best time for visiting vineyards, like this one in California’s Napa Valley. Not only is it harvest season, but the fall colors paint some rather magnificent scenes.
Sleepy Hollow Farm, Woodstock, Vermont
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The quintessential New England autumn scene.
Heart Lake, Adirondacks, New York
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The Adirondacks are famous for their brilliant display of fall foliage.
The Berkshires, Massachusetts
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It’s hard to beat the glorious colors that can be viewed by taking a drive through the Berkshires in autumn.
Pumpkin Patch at Sunset
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Scenes like this one, can be viewed across the country during the autumn months. Whether you’re a kid, or a kid at heart, how can you not love visiting a pumpkin patch and picking out the perfect pumpkin for your Halloween Jack ‘o Lantern?