Flagstaff's fall beauty

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FLAGSTAFF, AZ (3TV/CBS 5) -

Some say that Arizona doesn't have season and that we miss out on fall. But anyone who lives here knows that those beautiful fall colors are just a 2-hour drive away to the forests of Flagstaff.

This amazing drone video shows just how breathtaking an Arizona fall can be. 

[RELATED: The 'real' fall]

So if you feel you are missing out this autumn, just head north! These colors aren't just in Flagstaff, the forests of the White Mountains and Payson are just as stunning. 

[READ MORE: Fall colors about to arrive in Arizona]

When you get too cold, just head back down to our beloved desert!

There's just no place like Arizona! 

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