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The fall colors have begun along the interior ridges of the North Shore. Some of the maples are the most vibrant red that I have seen in several years.
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This appears as though it will be a good year for fall colors. The North Shore received the right amount of moisture and sunshine to bring out the best of the colors this year.
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It will be approximately another week before the colors peak; however, the back roads are well worth the drive now.
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This evening I hiked into Lake Agnes located just west of the Caribou Trail.
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The one-mile hike along the Superior Hiking Trail leads to an overlook giving a breathtaking view of the lake.
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Even the water lilies are turning red.