The weather is giving us a perfect setup for fall colors this year. Ample rainfall and the right temperature fluctuations from day to night are already pushing some of the trees around the region to their brilliant fall hues. Experts with the Minnesota DNR tell the Star Tribune that we've had the right weather (so far) to lead to an especially vibrant autumn leaf show this year, with signs pointing that this year's fall colors may come earlier than usual as well.

With the various gorgeous backdrops around the region to "leaf peep", you're undoubtedly itching to plan a trip or two to enjoy the spectacle. We'd love to help you plan your trip! Here are the latest fall colors in Minnesota and Wisconsin:
(NOTE: Clicking on the county/area will give more information. All areas are approximate)

Sources: MN DNR/Travel WI