Most Breathtaking USA National Parks to Visit for Fall Colors

America’s national parks are home to some of the nation’s most spectacular scenery, and many of them become even more magnificent during the autumn season. These especially breathtaking national parks to visit for fall colors make for an ideal post-summer vacation destination, including Colorado, pictured above.

It’s renowned for its gorgeous display of Aspens that blanket mountains across the state with brilliant hues of golden bronze and dazzling yellow.

Great Smokey Mountains National Park
This beautiful park in Tennessee is home to over 130 different tree species, many of which produce impressive autumnal hues. Peak foliage viewing typically occurs from late September to mid-October.
Great Smokey Mountains National Park - Most Breathtaking National Parks to Visit for Fall Colors
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Shenandoah National Park, Virginia
Virginia’s Shenandoah National Park is home to the spectacular 105-mile Skyline Drive, one of the most scenic drives across the country, particularly during the autumn months.
Shenandoah National Park, Virginia - Most Breathtaking National Parks to Visit for Fall Colors
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Glacier National Park, Montana
The vivid yellow and gold colors on the aspen and larch trees in Montana’s Glacier National Park run through mid-October covering the trails around the park, particularly along Summit Trail.
Glacier National Park, Montana - Most Breathtaking National Parks to Visit for Fall Colors
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