It's official! The state of Maine just declared that we've officially hit "peak foliage" here in the Pine Tree State.

According to the state's official website at, six out of the seven "foliage zones" of the state are in peak color right now. Peak leaf color is spreading throughout the state, according to the Maine Department of Agriculture, Conservation and Forestry. Forest Rangers in all tracking zones are reporting 70 percent to 100 percent color and moderate leaf drop of 50 percent.

Now is the time to hit the road with the family and see the leaves!