12 Best U.S. Road Trips to See Fall Foliage

Blue Ridge Parkway (Virginia to North Carolina): This gorgeous journey offers stunning mountain views and fall colors.

Great River Road: This Mississippi River road offers fall hues and beautiful river towns.

In New Hampshire, the Kancamagus Highway winds through the White Mountains and offers magnificent fall color.

Aspen to Vail (Colorado): Witness the golden aspen leaves contrasted against the evergreen pines in the Rocky Mountains

Columbia River Gorge (Oregon): Drive along the Columbia River to see the vibrant colors of the Pacific Northwest in autumn.

The Adirondacks (New York): Explore the Adirondack Park to enjoy a mix of colorful foliage and pristine lakes.

The Natchez Trace Parkway (Mississippi to Tennessee): This historic route offers a serene journey through forests ablaze with fall colors.

Ozark Highlands Scenic Byway (Arkansas): The Ozark Mountains provide a breathtaking backdrop for fall foliage viewing.

Skyline Drive (Virginia): Located in Shenandoah National Park, this drive offers stunning vistas of the Appalachian Mountains.

The Enchanted Circle Scenic Byway (New Mexico): Experience the golden aspen groves in the Sangre de Cristo Mountains.

The Vermont Route 100 Byway, the "Skier's Highway," is beautiful in fall.

The North Shore Scenic Drive (Minnesota): See fall-colored Northwoods along Lake Superior.

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