Weather Forecast

MAPLEWOOD STATE PARK has already begun to show its colors, but the park's fall foliage viewing is expected to reach its peak in the next 10 days. (Pippi Mayfield/Tribune)

'Colors of autumn'

Email News Alerts

Photos by: Pippi Mayfield

There's been no shortage of moisture in the lakes area during this past spring and summer -- and that's very good news for fans of fall foliage.


"With the amount of moisture we've had this year, the fall color season should be beautiful, with brilliant colors," said Jeff Fjestad, assistant park manager at Maplewood State Park.

Are you a newspaper subscriber but you don't have a Digital Access account yet?

You will need your subscription account number and phone number. Not sure if you have an account? Email us at and we can help you.

Vicki Gerdes
Staff writer at Detroit Lakes Newspapers for the past 14 years, currently editor of the entertainment and community pages as well as obituaries. Living in DL with my cat, Smokey.
(218) 844-1454