Fall Color Report: California Northcoast 1

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Autumn is here, and with autumn comes fall color. Here on the northcoast of California — particularly in Humboldt and Del Norte counties, two of the best areas for fall color are in Humboldt Redwoods State Park along the Eel River and in the Del Norte county along the Klamath River. Right now we’re pretty at peak color in Humboldt Redwoods State Park (with a few places past peak), as the following images testify:

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Klamath River area contains is in a transition stage, with trees at peak, a few past, but most foliage not quite at peak:

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Fall color is mostly, but not entirely, past peak at Sequoia Park in Eureka:

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Fall color is mostly past peak in McKinleyville:

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Fall color is past peak at Stone Lagoon:

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And it’s about at peak at Prairie Creek State Park:

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