Purple, orange, red and yellow are the colors of fall in Minnesota.
Throughout the state, colorful prairie grasses and wild flowers like Goldenrod and Black Eyed Susans vie for attention with ash and maple trees, resulting in a riot of natural color from September and October.
From the North Shore of Lake Superior to southeastern Bluff Country -- to the metro area (don't miss a drive out to Stillwater for the best Minneapolis area fall colors) -- the state's seasonal bounty is waiting!
MN Fall Color Reports - Bookmark this State Parks site for updated sitings, photos, and peak foliage map, with suggested itineraries.
North Shore Fall Colors - Discover a colorful extravaganza of information on peak color, hiking trails, special fall events, and more with stunning photos and related resources.
Superior Byways - Find scenic drives including the North Shore, Gunflint Trail, Superior National Forest & Duluth Skyline Parkway with photo galleries, directions, interactive route maps, travel highlights.
Brainerd Lakes Fall Color - Get directions, maps, suggested side trips and details on best viewing around the Brainerd area including Gull Lake, Paul Bunyon Scenic Byway, Breezy Point and more.
Fall Foliage on Twin Cities CitySearch - Discover suggested drives and day trips for best fall foliage viewing in Minneapolis-St. Paul with stops at Afton State Park, Minnehaha Park & Falls, Duluth, Red Wing, and more.