SOUTH -The Smoky Mountains: Head to East Tennessee if you're in the mood for The Great Smokies, bluegrass, and country kitsch. Hike Mount Lecont and rest your toes at Leconte Lodge. Take a spin around Dollywood during the day (your visit earns you life long music street cred) for some rides and bluegrass music a plenty. Sleep in a log cabin at night. Splurge at Blackberry Farm.
The immediate future is orange: Stunning pictures that herald the arrival of Autumn
Maple trees are the embodiment of fall foliage. So-called "leaf peepers" in North America drive hundreds of miles in October to places like the White Mountains of New Hampshire to marvel at the colors of these special autumn trees. I tell you about some of the best types of maple for fall color here: http://landscaping.about.com/cs/fallfoliagetrees/a/fall_foliage7.htm