This year has undoubtedly been one of the more difficult years in history, and people are looking for a way to disconnect and take a break. As the autumn season falls upon us, check out these some of the most perfect fall getaways in the Northeastern part of the United States.
Killington Ski Area
The Killington Ski Area is your one stop shop and the idyllic fall getaway. From outdoor attractions, tranquil resorts, and a wide range of events and amenities - this place has it all! Visit Killington Peak, challenge yourself to the on-site ninja course, and then unwind at the Snowshed Umbrella bar.
Spa at The Equinox
Wanting to get away and relax? The Spa at The Equinox is your place. Located at The Equinox Golf Resort and Spa in Vermont, this spa offers facials, massages, and other treatments that will pamper your body and rejuvenate your spirit. The resort also offers fitness classes and has an indoor heated pool.
Long Island Wine Country
Take a trip around Long Island, New York’s wine region - or Long Island Wine Country. This region is home to an impressive number of wineries, ranging from small and intimate, pet friendly, to large, educational facilities. Take your pick and enjoy the beautiful fall scenery as you make your way around the Northeast’s very own wine country.
Also referred to as the Adirondacks, Lake Placid is quite the getaway. The lake is brimming with hiking trails of various levels of difficulty; perfect for observing the fall foliage. Stay at one of the local inns, rent a cabin, or even camp at this popular year-round tourist destination.
The White Mountains
Experience unlimited activities and breathtaking scenery at the White Mountains in New Hampshire. Whether you are looking for a full outdoor experience with hiking and caving, or want a more luxurious experience with resorts and spas, the White Mountains have something for you.
Located in Northern Vermont, Montgomery is known as “Vermont’s Covered Bridge Capital” and one of the most beautiful destinations for leaf-peeping. If you want a close-up encounter with the fall foliage, take a hike on one of the trails preserved by the Hazen’s Notch Association.
If you are looking for a charming getaway to a place with vibrantly dense foliage and lots to do, plan a weekend in Woodstock, Vermont, the “quintessential New England village”. This quaint town has a darling collection of shops and restaurants and a stunning national park. You can even stop at the Billings Farm & Museum for some fresh Vermont cheese.
Acadia National Park
One of the top 10 most-visited national parks in the United States, Acadia National Park is an absolute must-see during the fall season. Boasting a 27-mile long looped road, the park provides ample opportunities for leaf-peepers to stop and grab photos and take in the beautiful surroundings.