The Skyline Drive That Will Show You Oklahoma’s Fall Colors Like Never Before

There’s nothing like a picture-perfect autumn drive to get you into the spirit of the season. Cool mountain air and fantastic foliage combine to make this route one of the most gorgeous in the state. Read on to learn why you should make time to drive the Talimena Scenic Drive this autumn.

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If you drive without stopping, this route will take you about an hour and ten minutes. Of course, we definitely recommend pausing to admire the view at the many scenic overlooks along the way.

Have you taken the Talimena Scenic Drive in the fall? What other scenic fall drives do you recommend?

For more Oklahoma beauty, check out these 19 photos that prove fall in this state is like nowhere else in the world.