Fall is almost here! It’s time to get ready for hot chocolate, pumpkin patches and the changing of the seasons! Get adventurous this fall by exploring where autumn colors are the brightest and most beautiful. Whether you’re looking to get cozy in the romantic reds and golds of the season or want to gather your family for a revolutionary history lesson surrounded by striking fall foliage, revel in the rich autumn season in these top getaways:
Utah’s abundant fall foliage is a sight to behold, from its scenic tree-lined highways to quaint fall festivals, you’ll never want to leaf. Partake in Oktoberfest or bring the family to a local pumpkin patch for corn mazes and fall fun as you witness the crimson, golds and yellows of the season. For the perfect ‘leap peeping’ experience explore Zion Nation Park or enjoy the crisp fall temps in Bryce Canyon, a short distance from Cedar Breaks Lodge in Brian Head, Utah.
There’s nothing better than autumn in New England! New Hampshire’s fall foliage is famous for its brilliant kaleidoscope of colors. Take a scenic drive through rolling hills of lush forest to get perfect views of New Hampshire’s fall splendor or hit the course for a day of golf among the ambers and reds in the crisp fall weather. Make it the perfect relaxing fall getaway by vacationing next to an 18-hole championship golf course when you stay at the charming Crotched Mountain Resort, nestled near Monadnock State Park. The surrounding white birch woodlands have numerous idyllic hiking trails for autumn adventures, too!
Experience a burst of color when you vacation in the Bay Area. Whether you’re taking a day trip to the fall brilliance of Napa Valley, or taking the scenic route to the redwoods, the Bay Area is a great central location to watch the colors change and experience the crisp cool weather of the season. Get cozy at The Inn at the Opera in San Francisco and head to the San Francisco Botanical Garden in Golden Gate Park to get a glimpse of the glorious golds and deep purples that the season brings.
British Columbia, Canada
Make the lushly forested mountains of Whistler, British Columbia, Canada your fall playground. Get a glimpse of the sea of fall colors and experience the laid-back pace of the city. With the awe-inspiring autumn scenery take a dive into the unique city culture, including art galleries and seasonal fall festivals. It’s also an idyllic setting to venture into the crisp mountain weather for a day of ‘leaf peeping’ where the colors don’t just change, but are known to glow gloriously in the sunlight as they fade into the vibrant golds and purples of the season. Take a stroll through the village at Alta Lake, a short distance from Mountainside Lodge, in British Columbia for the perfect fall experience.
Venture near the Pocono Mountains in Pennsylvania for a spectacular fall sight. The region divides itself into three distinct color zones – witness the bold reds and ambers in the Northern Region, the brilliant golds in the Central Region, and the vibrant green and russet colors in the Southern Region. Plan your vacation at Shawnee Village Resort to be near the Delaware River and a short drive to the fall spectacle of the Pocono Mountains.
Get a glimpse of the expansive palette of oranges, reds and yellows that can be seen sprawling as far as the eye can see in Steamboat Springs, Colorado! The charming city has well-known ‘leaf peeping’ driving routes around the lush surroundings, or make it an autumn ‘crafternoon’ in the forest, turning it into a picnic beside a flowing river as you bask in the glow of the season and the crisp autumn air. Be close to all the fall fun when you stay at Wyndham Vacation Resort at Steamboat Springs, nestled near a river, hiking trails, and prime color changing views of the surrounding mountains.
Are you ready to experience fall to the fullest? Explore these autumn destinations with nightly rates starting as low as $79 when you book by September 28, 2017. Book online or call a Vacation Specialist at (877) 477-7368.