Foliage Report

The Schroon Lake Region has everything a fall foliage enthusiast could ask for: cozy lodging, fun and fine dining, and so much gorgeous scenery there are lots of leaves for everyone.
[b]Choose your favorite way to explore the wonders.

Go on a slightly beaten path with our wide range of hiking, from easy kid hikes to whole mountains. Our paddling is a fantastic way to get almost twice the color when you take to our rivers and ponds. Take to our scenic drives by bike or car.

Stay alert and bookmark this page. There will be weekly foliage reports as our corner of the Adirondacks explodes into glorious displays.
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2017 Foliage Report

Final 2017 Foliage Report: October 17
Hammond Pond, North Hudson
Region: Adirondacks
Reporting Station: Schroon Lake Region
Percent of trees changed: 100%
Brilliance: bright
Predominating colors: yellow, spots of red.
Rating: past peak.


October 10
Schroon Lake beach, Schroon Lake
Region: Adirondacks
Reporting Station: Schroon Lake Region
Percent of trees changed: 90%
Brilliance: Average.
Predominating colors: red, yellow, brown.
Rating: approaching peak.

October 3
Schroon Lake, Schroon Lake
Region: Adirondacks
Reporting Station: Schroon Lake Region
Percent of trees changed: 35%
Brilliance: Average. Warm temperatures have stopped the process.
Predominating colors: Green with patches of red and orange.
Rating: approaching midpoint.

September 26

Boreas River, Minerva
Region: Adirondacks
Reporting Station: Schroon Lake Region
Percent of trees changed: 15-30%, depending on micro-climate
Brilliance: Average. Warm temperatures have stopped the process.
Predominating colors: Green with predominant oranges and yellows.
Rating: Beginning to midpoint.

[b][b]September 19[/b][/b]
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Adirondack Interpretive Center, Newcomb
Region: Adirondacks
Reporting Station: Schroon Lake Region
Percent of trees changed: 30%
Brilliance:Average. Lack of rain over the past week has caused the colors to lose some brilliance.
Predominating colors: Green with patches of red, orange, and yellow.
Rating: Beginning to midpoint.

[b] September 12

Hudson River, Newcomb
Region: Adirondacks
Reporting Station: Schroon Lake Region
Percent of trees changed: 15%
Brilliance: Bright
Predominating colors: green with patches of intense red and orange with gold
Rating: Just past the start


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