It comes with much anticipation. It leaves (pardon the pun) with much sadness. Its peak color week (or two if we’re lucky) on the maple ridges along Lake Superior’s North Shore. Now’s the time to enjoy the spectacle and brace for the slow onset of a much starker woodland without the canopy of foliage. Still, the late fall yellows of the tamarac set against the evergreen forests lying further inland will last well into late October. Come an enjoy what most of us feel is the best time of year along the North Shore.