Fall Weekend Getaways in Upstate New York
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Catskills cabins for the best Upstate NY fall getaways
It’s hard to get excited about the temperature dropping coming off the high of summer vacations, but when you have places like the Catskills, NY lit ablaze in autumn colors, the change of seasons isn’t such a blow. An easy drive from NYC, the Catskills are an iconic fall destination. When you’re searching for the best Upstate NY fall getaways, make sure to include the Catskills in your list of places to go. Blazing, autumnal colors ignite the hillsides for you to enjoy as you hike, pick apples straight from the tree, or make your way through a local pumpkin patch. It’s easy to enjoy the crisp temperatures of fall when you’re surrounded by such beauty. From enjoying the fall foliage or attending one of the many fall festivals, there is always something new and fun to do in the Catskills. There are so many great ways to explore the region and enjoy the colors of the mountains, just take your pick on one of these fall weekend getaways from NYC. Hike the two-mile round trip trail on Mount Utsayantha in Stamford or take the Scenic Skyride chairlift of Hunter Mountain for spectacular autumnal views. Others may prefer to hop in the car and drive along the Catskill Mountains Scenic Byway. This stretch of 52 miles of road leads you through some of the region’s best foliage and charming small towns like Windham, Catskill, New Paltz, Woodstock, Bethel, Roscoe, Roxbury, and Margaretville. Still yet, there is the Delaware & Ulster Railroad that can take you through the region, or drive along the Mountain Clove Scenic Byway through the Great Northern Catskills. If you are looking for more hiking, Walnut Mountain Park in Liberty has 13 miles of trails, while you can find fall foliage surrounding one of the most scenic Catskills waterfalls hiking Vernooy Kill Falls in Kerhonkson, NY. Next on our list of things to do Upstate NY here would be apple picking! The soil of the Catskills grows crisp, juicy, flavorful apples, perfect for making into sweet apple cider and distilling into refreshing hard cider. Head to Wayside Cider in Delhi or Abandoned Hard Cider in Parksville for a taste of the heirloom apples crafted into small-batch. Places like Stone Ridge Orchard, Kelder’s Farm, or Story Farms are great places for apple picking right from the tree. All of these fun things to do in NY and the Catskills combine to make truly the best fall getaways in Upstate NY. Find Catskills cabins and more Catskills lodging near all of these fun activities and book your Upstate New York getaways. Fall is here, make the most out of the season!
Lake George cabins for rent for fall getaways in Upstate NY
If you had something else in mind than a Catskills cabin rental, head a little further upstate. Some of our favorite Upstate New York getaways in the fall are in Lake George. Cabins and more Lake George vacation rentals offer the perfect home away from home for exploring this beautiful part of New York State. Fall Upstate NY getaways here are some of the best. We don’t think it’s up for contention that Lake George has some of the best views of fall in the Adirondacks. Here, the leaves begin to turn in late September, and before you know it, the mountains are full of color! Fall foliage is one of the top Lake George attractions every year, but with vibrant colors taking over for just a few short weeks, you need to make sure you get up here in time! There are so many different ways to enjoy the autumnal landscape, but we’ll only share a few of our favorites. First, you can take a walk through Shepard Park, right on the shores of Lake George. Here, you can enjoy all that the village has to offer as well as the scenic sights and foliage of the park and around the lake. A plus, the Adirondack Winery is right across from the park, where you can enjoy a cider or wine tasting after your stroll. You can also hike, or drive, up Prospect Mountain, where the views from the summit are breathtaking. Cat and Thomas Mountains, near Bolton Landing, are two more great places for a hike. Owned by the Lake George Land Conservancy, the Cat and Thomas Mountain Preserve offers a variety of trails that range in difficulty. A few other of our favorite hikes around Lake George include Black Mountain and Sleeping Beauty Mountain. Any of these hiking trails are a great way to explore the area and enjoy the colors of the season while on your fall getaways. Upstate NY and Lake George are also home to some great farms for apple and pumpkin picking. From Ellms Family Farm in Ballston Spa to Bill Bob’s Orchard in Putnam Station or Bowman Orchards in Rexford, these family-run farms are a great place to spend the afternoon. The ideal fall weekend getaway from NYC can be found right here and is guaranteed to put a smile on your face. Browse our list of Lake George cabin rentals and more Lake George rentals and get ready for the best fall getaways. Upstate NY has so much to see and do in the fall, you don’t want to miss out. Book yours today!