We’ve finally made it through the summer! Do we dare say 100 degree days are behind us? Maybe we’ll whisper it just to be safe. As expected, as the weather cools in the desert it’s also cooling in the high country. This means color! Fall leaves will soon be decorating the mountainsides with an array of oranges, golds, reds and browns. Fall in the Arizona mountains is something you don’t want to miss! In this article by azcentral.com you will find detailed information on areas all over the state that offer amazing opportunities to witness this beautiful time of year. Keep in mind that depending on the region it could be early October to mid November before some of the leaves begin to turn. The US Forest Service has provided a website that will give you all the information on when certain regions come alive and how quickly you need to start planning your trip.