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Fall foliage reaches high color in Garrett County


We are approaching prime time for viewing fall foliage in the mountains of Western Maryland, according to a report Monday.

Much of Garrett County has reached a “high” level of foliage color, according to the Foliage Network, with peak color likely not far behind. The network, a group that pulls foliage reports from spotters around the country, considers high color to be when 61-80 percent of leaves have changed color.

Travel + Leisure magazine named the Garrett town of Oakland as the best place in the country to view changing leaves.

Read more: http://www.baltimoresun.com/news/weather/weather-blog/bal-wx-fall-foliage-reaches-high-color-in-garrett-county-20141006,0,5859993.story#ixzz3FTXsmwdx