The foliage is transitioning, and it's finally turning into summer here in North Garden. The assorted buds and colorful floral trees are now glowing in viridescent tones, green and lively, and the late-blooming flowers are displaying themselves in the liveliest of manners. Although autumn is most often credited with displaying pigmentation and unique aesthetics, spring and summer bring, without a doubt, the most amazing foliage of all the seasons. If you are yearning for an escape within your escape, hop in the car, roll down the windows, and drive west high into the mountains. You won't regret the truly jaw dropping views, no matter what time of year. The Skyline Drive holds some of the most scenic views in the Blue Ridge Mountains, and we're only ten minutes away!