Sept. 28 Report - Grandfather Mountain


Skip Sickler, Grandfather Mountain Stewardship FoundationSept. 28 Report - Grandfather Mountain

Sept. 28, 2013, Red leaves of a blueberry bush, goldenrod and purple asters near Half Moon Overlook.

In addition to the start of fall leaf color, late summer and early fall wildflowers are also creating a kaleidoscope of hues on the hillsides right now.

The weather forecast for the weekend looks sunny and pleasant, but don't forget to bring a jacket along just in case! Tweetsie Railroad's Ghost Train event continues this evening and Apple Hill Farm in Banner Elk is set to celebrate National Alpaca Farm Days Saturday and Sunday.

For more information about visiting this location, go to North Carolina State Parks and Explore Boone Area.

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