You’ll Be Happy To Hear That New Mexico’s Fall Foliage Is Expected To Be Bright And Bold This Year

Believe it or not, summer is quickly coming to an end and though we’re still enjoying the last bit of summer, New Mexicans everywhere are preparing for one of the most beautiful times of the year: fall. The peak viewing predictions are out, and before you know it the Land of Enchantment will be bursting with beautiful colors. Let’s get out the binoculars, plan a road trip, and learn the best times to view all of the amazing leaves in New Mexico.

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Are you ready for fall in New Mexico? What are you favorite places to visit in autumn? Let us know in the comments, and don’t forget to share all of your fall photos with us in our New Mexico Nature Lovers Facebook group, or tag us on Instagram by tagging #onlyinnewmexico for a chance to be featured!

For some of the best fall foliage views, check out these 11 country roads that are bursting with color this time of year.