Legendary Fall Foliage

Vermont's Fall Views Are Unforgettable

Vermont's fall foliage is world-renowned for its beauty and richness of color. Our state is among the most heavily forested in the U.S., and maple trees make up significant pieces of our woods, so when their leaves begin to turn from green to red, orange and yellow, the landscapes become breathtaking works of art. Planning a fall foliage trip to Vermont? You'll be glad you did. Check out our foliage season tips as you plan so once you get here, you can focus on the scenery. Advance reservations are strongly recommended during the foliage season, especially for the busy weekends from late September through mid-October.
Fall Foliage tree line, Gregg Hill Farm

Foliage Forecaster

The Forecaster can give you an idea of when and where leaves typically start changing color in the fall to give your best shot at peeping the peak.

Bicyclists enjoy a ride on a sunny day.

Outdoor Recreation

Hikes, mountain bike rides, making camp outside, and paddling and fishing on clear water are just some of the ways to enjoy this season.

covered bridge in the winter

Scenic Drives

Get cozy in your car and settle in for a beautiful, scenic drive through Vermont's historic downtowns, quaint roadside stops and scenic vistas. 

outdoor recreation


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Free Vermont Inspiration Guide

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