Bernheim Forest On A Sunny Fall Day

Spectacular stuff. After getting our Mother home, we took her for a spin in her favorite spot in the galaxy because we knew the scene was going to be white hot – or maybe red hot – with Fall colors. We guessed right.

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┬áThe timing was perfect. Lower and more protected levels of the drive – consistently warmer micro climates in these woods – still have a ton of green. It contrasts with marginally more exposed and the higher levels in magnificent ways. The drive itself – and it is not long – winds through forest, revealing more color as we advance.

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 Some of it spectacular indeed.

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We approach my favorite spot of them all in Bernheim Woods – the Canopy Walk – with some serious excitement and let it all unfold around us.

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It’s definitely gorgeous in spades.

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The sights are strong and full of color and the thrilling sense of depth all these hardwood forests give so generously. This even smells like a cool forest.

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On the approach, we look over the edge and see down into the forest floor and canopy from above it all. It is pretty breath-taking.

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Fullness and a rotating sense greet the eyes as we feel a bit elevated and a lot intrigued.

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We get to the end and there we are – above and beyond in a full spectrum Autumn Show.

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It is pretty much too pretty for words as we return to the lower regions and discover something wonderful.

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Pretty cool stuff.

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