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Autumn's crisp chill and vibrant colorations provide the perfect backdrop for a visit to New England, and Kim Knox Beckius, your Guide to New England Travel, is back again for the 16th year in 2013 to provide you with comprehensive coverage of the New England region in all of its blazing fall foliage glory.
Bookmark this page or subscribe to the free About New England Travel newsletter for updates throughout 2013 as another fall foliage season progresses. You may also want to follow Foliage Central on Twitter for the latest fall foliage travel tips, deals and news. See you in the land of leaves!
New England's 2013 Fall Foliage Season Lingers On!
It's Not Over 'Til the Last Leaf Floats to the Ground!
If you're visiting New England the final weekend in October, you won't be disappointed. Fall colors linger in the southern part of the region, and there are many wonderful fall events happening this weekend, too!
Free Fall Foliage Apps You Need
Want to make the most of your fall foliage trip? There's an app for that! Actually, I'll tell you about 10 apps on my iPhone (many are available for Android, too) that are helping me find the best leaves, figure out which trees they fell from, take awesome foliage shots and keep my 10-year-old amused on our adventures. While you're in downloading mode, here are the songs on my Fall Playlist.
Leaf Peep Without a Car
Being carless in the city is no excuse for missing out on Mother Nature's fiery annual display. Here are five suggestions if you want to use public transportation to leaf peep in New England before the fall foliage season ends.
Flying In? Check Rates on Flights to New England for Foliage Season
Lodgings for Leaf Peepers
Thousands of "leaf peepers" descend on New England each year for a glimpse of the blaze of foliage that is unparalleled anywhere in the world. Don't wait until the last minute to book your fall lodgings. Here's your guide to picturesque accommodations and special autumn packages in Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, Vermont and New York State.
If you live in Boston or are visiting the city in the fall, here are some suggested fall day trips you can take by bus, or set out in your car for scenic autumn destinations within a two-hour drive of Boston, Massachusetts.
Fall Foliage Driving Tours
New England's country roads beckon to city slickers throughout the year, but there's no more magnificent time for a drive than autumn. Here are some tours for exploring New England's winding highways, covered bridges and secluded spots.
Outside My Window
Peek outside my window with me and watch as the foliage colors change from week to week in Central Connecticut.
New England Fall Foliage Photos
Fall is New England's most picturesque time of year. When the foliage is ablaze, it's the perfect time for picture taking. Here is a collection of all of the wonderful fall pictures on this site. They're sure to inspire your fall foliage travel planning.
Free Fall Leaf Coloring Pages
If you're planning to take the kids on a New England road trip this fall, you'll definitely want to print these free fall leaf coloring pages to keep them amused.
Foliage Basics for Travelers
It's Apple Harvest Time
Why Do Leaves Change Color?
8 Best Places to See
Top 10 Routes to View
Leaf Peeping Tips from a Vermonter
New England Wineries Guide
More New England
Fall Foliage Tips
Go for the Gourd!
I'll Send You a Free Fall Leaf!
Photographing Fall Foliage
Fall Foliage Photo Puzzles
Fall Foliage Projects for Kids
More from New England Travel
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Leaf Graphics from Maine Fall Foliage Clip Art by Debby Fowles.