Posted by: The Arcadian | November 13, 2011

Fall Color in North Texas

We spent Saturday night in Fort Worth this weekend. We had a blast with good friends, sampling wine, eating delicious food. But on our way to and from the big city we got to see a lot of beautiful fall colors.

Rock Creek Bridge.

I lived in Michigan for 6 fall seasons, with some of the most beautiful fall colors you can see anywhere. But it’s got nothing on Young County.

One-eyed barn.

This old barn looks like it’s winking at you. Not a lot of fall color around it but the picture was taken in the fall.  And it’s one of my favorites so I thought I’d add it in here.

In the Rock Creek area. Love the contrast of colors.

Now all we need is a strong, gusty wind to blow all the leaves off the trees.

Oak leaves.

I have no idea what kind of tree/shrub this is, but it's bright red. Awesome.

The hydro-electric plant. AKA "the Fairy Castle"

Of course the day couldn’t be complete without a beautiful sunset over the “fairy castle.” Thanking the trusty iPhone photography capabilities.

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  1. Enjoying your musings, Deanna. The pictures are beautiful, too. The little red shrub looks like sumac. In some places they form thickets in the bar ditches.

    • Glad you like the blog! Do I get an “A” from my favorite Jr. high English teacher?

      • A+! Your unique voice comes shining through in everything you write!


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