The beginnings of fall color by Doug Thompson | Oct 14, 2007 | Photography Fall begins to show its true colors along the Blue Ridge Parkway in Floyd County. 3 Comments Georgia on October 15, 2007 at 9:24 am Neat effect — looks like a pastel drawing. Cindy on October 18, 2007 at 12:28 am I was up in Willis this past weekend. The weather was almost hot. There was just a just a peek of color here and there but the drive on the parkway was still worth going up for.