Golden tree leaves in late October. Shenandoah National Park, Skyline Drive, Blue Ridge Mountains, Virginia, USA.
Trees turn golden in late October in Shenandoah National Park, in the Blue Ridge Mountains, Virginia, USA. The Skyline Drive, designated as a National Scenic Byway, runs 105 miles (169 km) along the ridge of this long and narrow national park, with the broad Shenandoah River and valley on the west side, and the rolling hills of the Virginia Piedmont on the east. Shenandoah NP was authorized in 1926 and fully established on December 26, 1935. Almost 40% of its land has been designated as Wilderness, protected as part of the National Wilderness Preservation System. Panorama stitched from 4 overlapping photos.Add to Cart Add to Lightbox Download