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Blue Ridge Mountain Fall Photos

The fall photos of the Blue Ridge Mountains that visitors capture help tell the story of the incredible color transformation we experience every Autumn.

Virginia's Blue Ridge is a beautiful place to visit any time of year, but the striking fall foliage you see throughout the Roanoke Valley is one of the main reasons the region is constantly listed as one of the best destinations for a fall getaway.

To help show that beauty, this page features some of the best pictures of our fall colors that have been submitted by our locals and visitors.

We're here to tell the story of the Roanoke Valley, and these pictures highlight the beauty of that story.

Orange Trees
Photo by Instagram user @davidmaldridge | Taken on Route 116 at the base of Windy Gap Mountain in Franklin County.

Fall Leaves - Road in Franklin County

Photo by Shellie Coffman Leete of The Claiborne House B&B | Taken on Six Mile Post Road in Franklin County.

Claiborne House B&B Fall

Photo by Shellie Coffman Leete of The Claiborne House B&B | Taken in front of The Claiborne House in Rocky Mount.

Five Mill Mountain Road - Franklin County

Photo by Paul Vrancken | Taken on Five Mile Mountain Road in Franklin County.

Roaring Run Falls - Fall Hike
Photo by Kenny Masters | Taken at Roaring Run Falls in Botetourt County.

Fall Leaf
Photo submitted via Facebook by Caitlin Dalton Stemke

Appalachian Trail Hiker - Fall Photo
Photo by Instagram user @txfellow | Taken on the Appalachian Trail

Bedford County Overlook - Fall Photo
Photo by Paula Tate | Taken in Bedford County

Bedford County Lake - Fall Photo
Photo by Paula Tate | Taken in Bedford County

Bent Mountain Fall - Fall Photo
Photo by Instagram user @neil_lee_photography | Taken near Bent Mountain

Blue Ridge Mountains Overlook - Fall Photo
Photo by Instagram user @demossl

Blue Ridge Mountains Sunlight - Fall Photo
Photo by Instagram user @lynchburgexplorer

Blue Ridge Parkway - Fall Photo
Photo by Instagram user @demossl | Taken on the Blue Ridge Parkway

Blue Ridge Parkway View - Fall Photo
Photo by Instagram user @jenniemacphotography | Taken on the Blue Ridge Parkway

Blue Ridge Parkway Meadow - Fall Photo
Photo by Instagram user @jenniemacphotography | Taken on the Blue Ridge Parkway

Blue Ridge Parkway Road - Fall Photo
Photo from Instagram user @w2c_ | Looking over the Blue Ridge Parkway

Carvins Cove Sunlight - Fall Photo
Photo from Instagram user @dearolduva | Taken overlooking Carvins Cove

Roanoke-Blacksburg Regional Airport - Fall Photo
Photo from Instagram user @davidmaldridge | Taken at the Roanoke-Blacksburg Regional Airport

Fall Country Road - Fall Photo
Photo from Instagram user @brecurtas

Colorful Fall Trees - Fall Photo
Photo from Instagram user @lpelka1

Fall Trees on the Street - Fall Photo
Photo from Instagram user @simply_suzanne | Taken along a street in Roanoke

Mountain of Fall Color - Fall Photo
Photo from Instagram user @simply_suzanne

Driving Through Fall Colors - Fall Photo
Photo from Instagram user @brecurtas

Fall Colorful Driveway - Fall Photo
Photo from Instagram user @lady_cog

Leaves on Sidewalk - Fall Photo
Photo from Instagram user @simply_suzanne

Trees Changing Colors - Fall Photo
Photo from Instagram user @simply_suzanne

Yellow Trees - Fall Photo
Photo from Instagram user @marissa_janelle84

Fall Rainbow Tree - Fall Photo
Photo from Instagram user @blueridgeexplorer

Looking Up at Fall - Fall Photo
Photo from Instagram user @txfellow

Fall Trees Canopy - Fall Photo
Photo from Instagram user @brecurtas

Fall Leaves South Roanoke - Fall Photo
Photo from Instagram user @simply_suzanne | Taken in South Roanoke

Fall Colors Horizon - Fall Photo
Photo from Instagram user @simply_suzanne

Carvins Cove Leaf - Fall Photo
Photo from Instagram user @hollymagan | Leaf at Carvins Cove

Leaves Turning Red - Fall Photo
Photo from Instagram user @MillMountainTheatre

Fall Colors at Sheraton Roanoke - Fall Photo
Photo from Sheraton Roanoke Hotel & Conference Center | Fall Colors at the Sheraton

Fall at Mabry Mill - Fall Photo
Photo from Instagram user @simply_suzanne | Taken at Mabry Mill on the Blue Ridge Parkway

Mabry Mill Fall Colors - Fall Photo
Photo from Instagram user @jenniemacphotography | Fall colors at Mabry Mill

McAfee Knob Hike - Fall Photo
Photo from Instagram user @jaylercara | Taken on McAfee Knob on the Appalachian Trail

Mill Mountain Overlook - Fall Photo
Photo from Instagram user @jenniemacphotography | Taken from the Mill Mountain Overlook

Blue Ridge Mountains Fall - Fall Photo
Photo from Instagram user @lynchburgexplorer

Mountains Overlook Sun - Fall Photo
Photo from Instagram user @brecurtas

Peaks of Otter Fog Trail - Fall Photo
Photo from Instagram user @kevinmcleanphoto | Foggy hike at the Peaks of Otter

Peaks of Otter Lake - Fall Photo
Photo from Instagram user @kristianeliz | Taken at the Peaks of Otter on the Blue Ridge Parkway

Primland Treehouse Fall - Fall Photo
Photo from Instagram user @southernlivingmag | Tree house at Primland

Roanoke River Greenway Fall - Fall Photo
Photo from Instagram user @dearolduva | Roanoke River Greenway

Fall Trees in Roanoke - Fall Photo
Photo from Instagram user @a_lev_

Roanoke Valley Overlook - Fall Photo
Photo from Instagram user @cdfarmakis | Overlooking the Roanoke Valley

Roaring Run Trail - Fall Photo
Photo from Larry Barger | Taken on the Roaring Run Trail in Botetourt County

Roanoke Mountain Fall Sunrise - Fall Photo
Photo from Instagram user @dearolduva | Sunrise from Roanoke Mountain

Valhalla Vineyard View - Fall Photo
Photo from Amy Christie Hunter | Early fall view from Valhalla Vineyard

Sunrise on Roanoke Mountain - Fall Photo
Photo from Paula Tate | Taken at sunrise on Roanoke Mountain

Roanoke Mountain Fall View - Fall Photo
Photo from Paula Tate | Taken at sunrise on Roanoke Mountain

Roanoke Mountain Road - Fall Photo
Photo from Paula Tate | Taken on Roanoke Mountain

Fall Colorful Mountains - Fall Photo
Photo from Instagram user @lynchburgexplorer

Fall Airport Sunrise - Fall Photo
Photo from Instagram user @gcollins26 | Taken at the Roanoke-Blacksburg Regional Airport

Cloudy Fall Sky - Fall Photo
Photo from Instagram user @susan_merryman

 Fall Parkway Bridge - Fall Photo
Photo from Instagram user @simply_suzanne

Fall Color Country Road - Fall Photo
Photo from Instagram user @evanlineberry | Taken near Boones Mill in Franklin County

Fall Greenway Run - Fall Photo
Photo from Instagram user @cdfarmakis | Taken on the Roanoke River Greenway

 Fall Blue Sky - Fall Photo
Photo from Instagram user @marissa_janelle84

 Fall on Blue Ridge Parkway - Fall Photo
Photo from Instagram user @simply_suzanne | Taken on the Blue Ridge Parkway

 Fall Scenic Overlook - Fall Photo
Photo from Instagram user @simply_suzanne

Red Mountain Light - Fall Photo
Photo from Instagram user @lynchburgexplorer

Fall Colorful Trail - Fall Photo
Photo from Instagram user @txfellow

Fall Leaves Blacksburg - Fall Photo
Photo from Instagram user @kevinmcleanphoto | Taken in Blacksburg

Hardy Fall Colors - Fall Photo
Photo from Leslie Williams | Taken in Hardy

Blue Horizon - Fall Photo
Photo from Jenny Marie

Blue Ridge Mountain Light - Fall Photo
Photo from Jenny Marie

Fall Blue Ridge Mountain Sky Light - Fall Photo
Photo from Jenny Marie

Fall Color Road - Fall Photo
Photo from Jenny Marie

Fall James River - Fall Photo
Photo from Jenny Marie

Fall Orange Leaf - Fall Photo
Photo from Jenny Marie

Fall River Color - Fall Photo
Photo from Jenny Marie

Fall Downtown Roanoke Trees - Fall Photo
Photo from Instagram user @neil_lee_photography | Taken in Downtown Roanoke

Fall Color Scenic Drive - Fall Photo
Photo from Jenny Marie

Fall View Scenic Overlook - Fall Photo
Photo from Jenny Marie

Fall Scenic Vista - Fall Photo
Photo from Jenny Marie

Fall Trees Blacksburg - Fall Photo
Photo from Instagram user @kevinmcleanphoto | Taken in Blacksburg

Fall Water Bridge - Fall Photo
Photo from Jenny Marie

Fall Water Stream - Fall Photo
Photo from Jenny Marie

Fall Water Leaves - Fall Photo
Photo from Jenny Marie

Fall Virginia Waterfall - Fall Photo
Photo from Jenny Marie

Fall Blue Ridge View - Fall Photo
Photo from Amy Christie Hunter

Fall Colors - Fall Photo
Photo from Instagram user @bethanyshaeffer

 Blue Ridge Parkway Fence - Fall Photo
Photo from Robert Brooks

Blue Ridge Mountain Views - Fall Photo
Photo from Amy Christie Hunter

Blue Ridge Parkway Light - Fall Photo
Photo from Brian Sennett

Fall Orange Leaves Mill Mountain - Fall Photo
Photo from Instagram user @cdfarmakis

Center in the Square Roof - Fall Photo
Photo from Instagram user @dearolduva

Fall Chateau Morrisette View - Fall Photo
Photo from Amy Christie Hunter | View at Chateau Morrisette Winery

Chateau Morrisette Winery - Fall Photo
Photo from Amy Christie Hunter | Chateau Morrisette Winery on the Blue Ridge Parkway

Orange Leaves - Fall Photo
Photo from Instagram user @doccamera

Valhalla Vineyard Color - Fall Photo
Photo from Instagram user @craigcreekgal | Taken at Valhalla Vineyard

Gum Spring Blue Ridge Parkway - Fall Photo
Photo from Paul Vrancken

Scenic Drive - Fall Photo
Photo from Instagram user @neil_lee_photography

Mountain Horizon - Fall Photo
Photo by Paul Vrancken

Sunny Sky - Fall Photo
Photo from Instagram user @bethanyshaeffer

Blue Skies - Fall Photo
Photo from Instagram user @neil_lee_photography

 Country Road - Fall Photo
Photo from Paul Vrancken

Neighborhood Colors - Fall Photo
Photo from Instagram user @doccamera

Scenic View - Fall Photo
Photo from Instagram user @millmountaintheatre

Picnic Area - Fall Photo
Photo from Instagram user @lpelka1

Roanoke Mountain Picnic Area - Fall Photo
Photo from Paul Vrancken

Roanoke River Parkway - Fall Photo
Photo from Paul Vrancken

Pine Trees - Fall Photo
Photo from Instagram user @neil_lee_photography

Rolling Hills - Fall Photo
Photo from Amy Christie Hunter

Blue Ridge Mountain Valley - Fall Photo
Photo from Amy Christie Hunter

Valley View - Fall Photo
Photo from Instagram user @txfellow

Foggy Road - Fall Photo
Photo from Instagram user @ourwanderlife

Mill Mountain Roanoke Overlook - Fall Photo
Photo from Paula Tate

 Peaks of Otter Tree - Fall Photo
Photo from David Aldridge | Taken at the Peaks of Otter

Abbott Lake Peaks of Otter - Fall Photo
Photo from David Aldridge | Taken at the Peaks of Otter

Pine Tree Overlook - Fall Photo
Photo from David Aldridge

Sunrise Roanoke Mountain - Fall Photo
Photo from Paula Tate

Do you have a photo you'd like to send us? We encourage you to share your pictures with us on social media.

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You can also check out our list of best places to see fall colors in Virginia's Blue Ridge.

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