The Golden State

Headlining an article in today’s Travel Newsletter, the Los Angeles Times asserts that “In fall, California truly is the Golden State.”

Travel Editor, Catharine Hamm backed that assertion up with a video created from beautiful photographs that appeared on this autumn and repeated our tagline that “Dude, autumn happens here too.’

To see the Los Angeles Times’ take on California Fall Color in 2018, CLICK HERE


This Week in Plumas County by Mike Nellor

Mike Nellor shares this video taken off LaPorte Road near Quincy. Many of the best fall color trails are forest service dirt and gravel roads that lead from main roads in the Shasta Cascade.

Seen in the video are rosy dogwood and golden bigleaf maple.

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This Week in Mono County by Jeff Simpson

Here’s a video of #SierraFallColors taken this week by Jeff Simpson of Mono County Tourism. Most of the yellow color is California Aspen, though orange-yellow willows are also shown.

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Aerial Eastern Sierra

Keith Lake flies over the Eastern Sierra in these videos of Mammoth Lakes and Bishop Creek Canyon, posted last week.

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California Fall Color Looks Back at Autumn, 2013

On the last day of autumn, we look back at some of our favorite photographs of 2013, while expressing thanks to all who contributed photos and reports.

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Special thanks are expressed to Inyo County, Mono County, Mammoth Lakes Tourism, Redding Convention & Visitors Bureau, Shasta Cascade Wonderland Association, Humboldt County C&VB, and The California Parks Company for making California Fall Color possible. A special nod to Ron Tyler for helping to create this Animoto video.

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Videos Postcards From Round Valley

Jeff Titcomb provides these videos of the brilliant color to be seen near Greenville on the way to the Round Valley (Plumas County).

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