These Fall Foliage Trip Ideas Will Fill You With Wanderlust
Starting Point: Denver or Northern Colorado
Rent an RV from one of our Colorado RV dealerships and choose from these amazing fall road trip destinations. Be sure to time your trip well so that you can see the beautiful fall colors as they reach their peak.
Denver, Colorado (mid September/early october)
We recommend heading to Guanella Pass or Rocky Mountain National Park to get the total Colorado fall foliage experience!
Albuquerque, New Mexico (early-mid october)
While you can visit anytime in October, we suggest planning your trip from October 7-15 so you can experience the Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta!
Flagstaff, Arizona (early-Late october)
If you’re looking for unforgettable fall hikes, look no further than Flagstaff, where you can enjoy stunning views of the changing landscapes!
Salt Lake City, Utah (Late September/mid october)
You might not immediately picture Utah when you think of fall colors, but you’ll find plenty of canyons, scenic byways and fun hikes for the whole family, all while taking in autumn’s stunning views.
Starting Point: Tampa, Florida
Star in Tampa and head North to begin your leaf-peeping adventure. While these road trip destinations are beautiful year-round, you’ll want to visit when you can experience the fall colors.
Asheville, North Carolina (mid-late october)
Take in the majestic autumn views of the Blue Ridge Mountains in Asheville, and be sure to make a stop at one of their many breweries along the way.
Nashville, Tennessee (mid-late october)
Autumn is great time to visit Nashville, not just because of the changing leaves, but because of the many exciting fall festivals, including Oktoberfest, the Southern Festival of Books, and the Tennessee Beer and Wine Festival!
Charleston, South Carolina (early november)
You’ll love taking in the fall colors while walking the cobblestone streets of Charleston! We recommend taking in some history along with the amazing views.
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (late october/early november)
In addition to the sight-seeing and leaf-peeping be sure to visit The Glow in West Fairmount Park to see over 5,000 hand-carved pumpkins in celebration of fall!
Whether you’re planning a fall vacation or a weekend getaway, you won’t want to miss out on an opportunity to rent an RV and bask in the beautiful autumn glow. Lazydays can even help plan your trip! Check out our rentals inventory and keep an eye on our RV lifestyle blog for more RV road trip ideas!