Fall Color Pictures from the Reno / Lake Tahoe Region

Fall cottonwood trees along the Truckee River in downtown Reno, Nevada

TripSavvy / Stan White

Fall color comes to Reno, Lake Tahoe, and High Sierra foliage starting toward the end of September and peaks through October. Exactly when the fall color display peaks varies somewhat from year to year. If the weather remains mild and slowly cools down as autumn transitions into winter, the fall color show will last for several weeks. If we get a sudden cold snap or an early snow, fall leaves can leave the trees literally overnight.

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Fall Color at Carson Pass in the Sierra Nevada

Reno fall color, fall foliage, Lake Tahoe fall color, Sierra Nevada, autumn leaves
Photo © Stan White

Fall color comes to Reno / Tahoe foliage starting toward the end of September and peaks through October, though exactly when the leaves change color varies somewhat from year to year. If the weather remains mild and slowly cools down as autumn transitions into winter, the fall color show will last for several weeks. If we get a sudden cold snap or an early snow, fall leaves can leave the trees literally over night.

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An Autumn Stroll Along the Truckee River

Fall walk by the Truckee River in downtown Reno, Nevada, NV
Photo © Stan White

Fall color comes to Reno / Tahoe foliage starting toward the end of September and peaks through October, though exactly when the leaves change color varies somewhat from year to year. If the weather remains mild and slowly cools down as autumn transitions into winter, the fall color show will last for several weeks. If we get a sudden cold snap or an early snow, fall leaves can leave the trees literally over night.

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Changing Season at Rancho San Rafael Park in Reno

Reno fall color, fall foliage, Lake Tahoe fall color, Sierra Nevada, autumn leaves
Photo © Stan White

Fall color comes to Reno / Tahoe foliage starting toward the end of September and peaks through October, though exactly when the leaves change color varies somewhat from year to year. If the weather remains mild and slowly cools down as autumn transitions into winter, the fall color show will last for several weeks. If we get a sudden cold snap or an early snow, fall leaves can leave the trees literally over night.

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Fall Aspens in the Truckee River Canyon

Reno fall color, fall foliage, Lake Tahoe fall color, Sierra Nevada, autumn leaves
Photo © Stan White

Fall color comes to Reno / Tahoe foliage starting toward the end of September and peaks through October, though exactly when the leaves change color varies somewhat from year to year. If the weather remains mild and slowly cools down as autumn transitions into winter, the fall color show will last for several weeks. If we get a sudden cold snap or an early snow, fall leaves can leave the trees literally over night.

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Fall Color Along the Truckee River

Reno fall color, fall foliage, Lake Tahoe fall color, Sierra Nevada, autumn leaves
Photo © Stan White

Fall color comes to Reno / Tahoe foliage starting toward the end of September and peaks through October, though exactly when the leaves change color varies somewhat from year to year. If the weather remains mild and slowly cools down as autumn transitions into winter, the fall color show will last for several weeks. If we get a sudden cold snap or an early snow, fall leaves can leave the trees literally over night.

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Fall at the Truckee River Whitewater Park

Reno fall color, fall foliage, Lake Tahoe fall color, Sierra Nevada, autumn leaves
Photo © Stan White

Fall color comes to Reno / Tahoe foliage starting toward the end of September and peaks through October, though exactly when the leaves change color varies somewhat from year to year. If the weather remains mild and slowly cools down as autumn transitions into winter, the fall color show will last for several weeks. If we get a sudden cold snap or an early snow, fall leaves can leave the trees literally over night.

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Urban Fall Color in West Reno

Reno fall color, fall foliage, Lake Tahoe fall color, Sierra Nevada, autumn leaves
Photo © Stan White

Fall color comes to Reno / Tahoe foliage starting toward the end of September and peaks through October, though exactly when the leaves change color varies somewhat from year to year. If the weather remains mild and slowly cools down as autumn transitions into winter, the fall color show will last for several weeks. If we get a sudden cold snap or an early snow, fall leaves can leave the trees literally over night.

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Fallen Leaves Cover the Ground at the Wilbur D. May Arboretum

Gathering of fall color at Rancho San Rafael Park in Reno, Nevada
Photo © Stan White

Fall color comes to Reno / Tahoe foliage starting toward the end of September and peaks through October, though exactly when the leaves change color varies somewhat from year to year. If the weather remains mild and slowly cools down as autumn transitions into winter, the fall color show will last for several weeks. If we get a sudden cold snap or an early snow, fall leaves can leave the trees literally over night.

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Powning Veterans Memorial Park on Virginia Street in Reno

Powning Veterans Memorial Park, downtown Reno, Nevada
Photo © Stan White

Fall color comes to Reno / Tahoe foliage starting toward the end of September and peaks through October, though exactly when the leaves change color varies somewhat from year to year. If the weather remains mild and slowly cools down as autumn transitions into winter, the fall color show will last for several weeks. If we get a sudden cold snap or an early snow, fall leaves can leave the trees literally over night.

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Colorful Fall Cottonwoods Along the Truckee River

Truckee River fall in downtown Reno, Nevada
Photo © Stan White

Fall color comes to Reno / Tahoe foliage starting toward the end of September and peaks through October, though exactly when the leaves change color varies somewhat from year to year. If the weather remains mild and slowly cools down as autumn transitions into winter, the fall color show will last for several weeks. If we get a sudden cold snap or an early snow, fall leaves can leave the trees literally over night.

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Fall Comes to Old Southwest Reno

Reno fall color, fall foliage, Lake Tahoe fall color, Sierra Nevada, autumn leaves
Photo © Stan White

Fall color comes to Reno / Tahoe foliage starting toward the end of September and peaks through October, though exactly when the leaves change color varies somewhat from year to year. If the weather remains mild and slowly cools down as autumn transitions into winter, the fall color show will last for several weeks. If we get a sudden cold snap or an early snow, fall leaves can leave the trees literally over night.

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Fall Comes to a Neighborhood in South Reno

Reno fall color, fall foliage, Lake Tahoe fall color, Sierra Nevada, autumn leaves
Photo © Stan White

Fall color comes to Reno / Tahoe foliage starting toward the end of September and peaks through October, though exactly when the leaves change color varies somewhat from year to year. If the weather remains mild and slowly cools down as autumn transitions into winter, the fall color show will last for several weeks. If we get a sudden cold snap or an early snow, fall leaves can leave the trees literally over night.

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Fall Color Near Marlette Lake

Reno fall color, fall foliage, Lake Tahoe fall color, Sierra Nevada, autumn leaves
Photo © Stan White

Fall color comes to Reno / Tahoe foliage starting toward the end of September and peaks through October, though exactly when the leaves change color varies somewhat from year to year. If the weather remains mild and slowly cools down as autumn transitions into winter, the fall color show will last for several weeks. If we get a sudden cold snap or an early snow, fall leaves can leave the trees literally over night.

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Aspen Leaves on the Trail to Marlette Lake

Reno fall color, fall foliage, Lake Tahoe fall color, Sierra Nevada, autumn leaves
Photo © Stan White

Fall color comes to Reno / Tahoe foliage starting toward the end of September and peaks through October, though exactly when the leaves change color varies somewhat from year to year. If the weather remains mild and slowly cools down as autumn transitions into winter, the fall color show will last for several weeks. If we get a sudden cold snap or an early snow, fall leaves can leave the trees literally over night.

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North Lake Tahoe Fall Aspens

Reno fall color, fall foliage, Lake Tahoe fall color, Sierra Nevada, autumn leaves
Photo © Stan White

Fall color comes to Reno / Tahoe foliage starting toward the end of September and peaks through October, though exactly when the leaves change color varies somewhat from year to year. If the weather remains mild and slowly cools down as autumn transitions into winter, the fall color show will last for several weeks. If we get a sudden cold snap or an early snow, fall leaves can leave the trees literally over night.

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Aspen Grove Near Stateline, Nevada

Reno fall color, fall foliage, Lake Tahoe fall color, Sierra Nevada, autumn leaves
Photo © Stan White

Fall color comes to Reno / Tahoe foliage starting toward the end of September and peaks through October, though exactly when the leaves change color varies somewhat from year to year. If the weather remains mild and slowly cools down as autumn transitions into winter, the fall color show will last for several weeks. If we get a sudden cold snap or an early snow, fall leaves can leave the trees literally over night.

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Autumn Color at Lake Tahoe, Nevada

Blazing maple, north shore of Lake Tahoe, Nevada, NV
Photo © Stan White

Fall color comes to Reno / Tahoe foliage starting toward the end of September and peaks through October, though exactly when the leaves change color varies somewhat from year to year. If the weather remains mild and slowly cools down as autumn transitions into winter, the fall color show will last for several weeks. If we get a sudden cold snap or an early snow, fall leaves can leave the trees literally over night.

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High Sierra Aspens in Full Fall Color

Blazing Sierra aspens at Conway Summit, between Bridgeport and Lee Vining in California
Photo © Stan White

Fall color comes to Reno / Tahoe foliage starting toward the end of September and peaks through October, though exactly when the leaves change color varies somewhat from year to year. If the weather remains mild and slowly cools down as autumn transitions into winter, the fall color show will last for several weeks. If we get a sudden cold snap or an early snow, fall leaves can leave the trees literally over night.

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Big Trees and Big Fall Color in Reno's Idlewild Park

Fall, autumn, Idlewild Park, Reno, Nevada, NV
Photo © Stan White

Fall color comes to Reno / Tahoe foliage starting toward the end of September and peaks through October, though exactly when the leaves change color varies somewhat from year to year. If the weather remains mild and slowly cools down as autumn transitions into winter, the fall color show will last for several weeks. If we get a sudden cold snap or an early snow, fall leaves can leave the trees literally over night.

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Hope Valley, a Great Place for Fall Color Near Lake Tahoe

West Fork Carson River, near Hope Valley
Photo © Stan White

Fall color comes to Reno / Tahoe foliage starting toward the end of September and peaks through October, though exactly when the leaves change color varies somewhat from year to year. If the weather remains mild and slowly cools down as autumn transitions into winter, the fall color show will last for several weeks. If we get a sudden cold snap or an early snow, fall leaves can leave the trees literally over night.

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Truckee River Runs Through Reno, Nevada

Fall colors along the Truckee River, upstream from Reno's Wingfield Park
Photo © Stan White

Fall color comes to Reno / Tahoe foliage starting toward the end of September and peaks through October, though exactly when the leaves change color varies somewhat from year to year. If the weather remains mild and slowly cools down as autumn transitions into winter, the fall color show will last for several weeks. If we get a sudden cold snap or an early snow, fall leaves can leave the trees literally over night.

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Fine Fall Day by the Truckee River in Reno

Fall walking along the Truckee River near downtown Reno, Nevada
Photo © Stan White

Fall color comes to Reno / Tahoe foliage starting toward the end of September and peaks through October, though exactly when the leaves change color varies somewhat from year to year. If the weather remains mild and slowly cools down as autumn transitions into winter, the fall color show will last for several weeks. If we get a sudden cold snap or an early snow, fall leaves can leave the trees literally over night.

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South Lake Tahoe Aspen Grove

Blazing aspen grove, south end of Lake Tahoe near Stateline, Nevada
Photo © Stan White

Fall color comes to Reno / Tahoe foliage starting toward the end of September and peaks through October, though exactly when the leaves change color varies somewhat from year to year. If the weather remains mild and slowly cools down as autumn transitions into winter, the fall color show will last for several weeks. If we get a sudden cold snap or an early snow, fall leaves can leave the trees literally over night.

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Rock Park in Sparks Displays Beautiful Fall Color

Fall Color at Rock Park in Sparks
Photo © Stan White

Fall color comes to Reno / Tahoe foliage starting toward the end of September and peaks through October, though exactly when the leaves change color varies somewhat from year to year. If the weather remains mild and slowly cools down as autumn transitions into winter, the fall color show will last for several weeks. If we get a sudden cold snap or an early snow, fall leaves can leave the trees literally over night.

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Fall Along the Truckee River at Rock Park in Sparks

Truckee River at Rock Park in Sparks, Nevada, NV
Photo © Stan White

Fall color comes to Reno / Tahoe foliage starting toward the end of September and peaks through October, though exactly when the leaves change color varies somewhat from year to year. If the weather remains mild and slowly cools down as autumn transitions into winter, the fall color show will last for several weeks. If we get a sudden cold snap or an early snow, fall leaves can leave the trees literally over night.

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