Autumn is such a wonderful time in New England! Here’s your guide to making the most of autumn in New England.
Fall Foliage Reports:
Vermont: Call (802) 828-3239 or visit Foliage Forecaster.
New Hampshire: Call (800) 258-3608 or visit NH Foliage.
Maine: Call 888-MAINE-45 or visit http:ME Foliage.
Sign up for email updates of Maine’s Foliage Status here: Email Updates.
Massachusetts: 800-227-MASS or visit Massachusetts Vacation.
Rhode Island: Find Fall events at Visit RI.
Connecticut: Call 800-CT-BOUND.
Suggested Scenic Fall Drives
A drive in the country – what better way to enjoy autumn’s splendor? Here’s some suggested routes.
America’s Scenic Byways are roads designated as by the U.S. Secretary of Transportation as having special and distinctive features and qualities. Only ninety-six roads in 36 states have been selected. Scenic Byways in the New England states are a wonderful way to see the leaves.
For an overview of Fall Foliage Viewing on America’s Byways, visit Fall Foliage Viewing on America’s Byways.
Visit Scenic Byways for a free American Byways Map.
White Mountain Trail.
The Kancamagus Scenic Byway is often mentioned as one of the top foliage drives of all time. Avoid this one on weekends and holidays.
Rangeley Lakes Scenic Byway.
State Route 169.
Other Scenic Drives
Scenic Drives from Vermont’s Official Tourism Site are listed at VT Drives.
Another drive with spectacular views is Mt. Equinox near Manchester, Vermont (fee). For more information, call: 1-800-362-4144.
Scenic Touring Loops in Maine
See more of the guide at: Fall Foliage Guide