Monday, September 18, 2017

The NYC Traveler: Fall Foliage in the USA

Latest COVID-19 Travel News

Scroll to the very bottom and click the social media icons to share this article. Happy Travels!

Purchase our fine art, decor or stock photos on ShutterstockImageKind, mcraytonphoto.comiStock by Getty Images, Etsy, Zenfolio and Dreamstime.

Copyright Disclaimer under section 107 if the copyright act of 1976, allowance is made for "fair use" for purposes such as criticism, comment, news reporting, teaching, scholarship, and research. Fair use is a use permitted by copyright statute that might otherwise be infringing. Non-profit, educational or personal use tips the balance in favor of fair use.

 This review is my personal opinion. I am not paid by anyone. I do not receive any amenities (free or discounted). I am an Amazon Associate.

Fall Foliage: 

Locations Outside of the Northeast USA

We folks in the Northeastern region of the USA might think that our neck of the woods is the only place to see fall foliage but we understand that other parts of the USA can share in the glory, also. If you can't get to Maine, Vermont, New Hampshire, Massachusetts, Connecticut, Pennsylvania, New Jersey and of course, my home state, New York, here are some other alternatives. Included are links to purchase travel guides.

Disclosure: I am an Amazon Associate.

Sedona has been a hot destination for quite some time. The Oak Creek Canyon would be a good locale to hike and view at the same time. Try mid-October. Click here to purchase a travel guide.

While you're in Arizona, make your way to the iconic Grand Canyon. Autumn is still popular, but the crowds may not be as tremendous as the summer. The backdrop of the gorgeous canyon to the vibrant colors of autumn promises a feast for the eyes. 

Always a popular destination with landscape photographers, Zion is a natural choice for fall leaf-peeping. The canyons' natural hues only serve to highlight the foliage.

Known for it's waterfalls, picture those flowing waters of Yosemite with the saturated colors of trees through your viewfinder. Add to that the fantastic wildlife and you have a postcard in the making.

Trail Ridge Road seems to be a hotspot to get your exercise on while taking in the breathtaking views of autumn. Watch the wildlife as you take in the atmosphere.