This is really a nice area to be. Especially in the indian summer, but you will enjoy it any time, I believe.
Clicking on the images gives you a panorama-size image.
This pictures shows a place in ? to illustrate how the leaves change. It is true and no fake. The colors of the tree are real. Go there and see yourself.
Of course we also went hiking in the mountains:
The following is an evening view from the Shenondoa National Park.
And I have another picture of that sort, but it is from a different place. It shows the sundown at the atlantic.