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Enchanted Rock
Enchanted Rock is best known for its geological anomaly, a huge granite dome steeped in Native American mysticism and lore. Photo by Tian Rose
Lost Maples State Natural Area
Every autumn, the leaves on the trees in Lost Maples State Natural Area transform from a rich green to kaleidoscopic hues of orange, red and yellow. Lost Maples State Natural Area/Facebook
Colorado Bend State Park
Colorado State Park is at its best after a generous autumn rainfall, which swells the Gorman Creek and subsequently feeds the picturesque 65-foot tall Gorman Falls. Colorado Bend State Park/Facebook