Fall Colours 2016

Have you been to the park this fall to enjoy the gorgeous fall colours of the forest?


Notice the shrubs along the east trail at the north end. There are many native Eastern Wahoo shrubs, about 4-6 ft tall. This is a Carolinian shrub, that gets bright pink fruits in the fall. Deer eat the leaves and tender shoots. Birds like Cardinal, Brown Thrasher, Easter Bluebird, and Northern Flicker eat the fruits.