Fall Color Media Room

The fall color reporting has concluded for the 2019 season. The percentages no longer reflect current fall color condition. 

This page is updated by noon every Thursday in September and October. News media are welcome to use the map and images in their reporting.

Click the map or images to open a larger version suitable for downloading.
Please credit MN DNR when they are used.

Purchase a vehicle permit before you go and get a year of unlimited visits to all of Minnesota's state parks and recreation areas.


Fall Color Finder


fall color map thumbnail


Compare color to past years
(opens in a new tab)

Contact us

Deborah Locke
Public Information Officer
[email protected]


Weekly "top picks"

The top picks are done for the 2019 season. Tune in next fall for our weekly top picks!