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17 Places to See Spectacular Fall Foliage

Cheapism Logo By Hana Livingston of Cheapism | Slide 1 of 18: The explosion of color as green leaves turn gold, blood-red, chartreuse, deep purple, pumpkin orange, and other brilliant autumn hues — not to mention the sounds and smells of a fall forest — is one of the most spectacular natural phenomena of the year, and the geographic diversity of the United States offers a variety of landscapes for appreciating it. We consulted travel experts, tour operators, and leaf-peeping guides to compile this list of some of the best places to visit in the fall to enjoy the changing colors while they last.

HOT SPOTS FOR LEAF-PEEPING

The explosion of color as green leaves turn gold, blood-red, chartreuse, deep purple, pumpkin orange, and other brilliant autumn hues — not to mention the sounds and smells of a fall forest — is one of the most spectacular natural phenomena of the year, and the geographic diversity of the United States offers a variety of landscapes for appreciating it. We consulted travel experts, tour operators, and leaf-peeping guides to compile this list of some of the best places to visit in the fall to enjoy the changing colors while they last.

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