Fall is legendary in the Lake Champlain Region

Experience an unforgettable getaway in the Lake Champlain Region this fall! Our charming, historical region welcomes you to enjoy a respite of fresh air, remarkable views, and amazing finds around every bend. For a low-key break with extra breathing room, consider a mid-week stay so that you can avoid the crowds but still enjoy all of the fun.

One of the best things to do in the Lake Champlain Region is to go outside and play! Outdoor recreation here is unparalleled, with tons of options for every adventurer. You'll find terrain for all levels of road cycling and mountain biking, an extensive series of hiking trails and waterways for your paddling adventure, and even scenic golf courses, so you can play outdoors your way, with plenty of amazing photo ops to prove it.

Travel, fresh air and exercise is sure to work up an appetite, and there's no better place to fuel your adventures than Lake Champlain Region during harvest season! Agriculture has long played a central role in the communities of the Lake Champlain Region, and local family-run farms continue the tradition today. Locally-produced fare is served at many of the area's local restaurants, and autumn festivals like the Adirondack Harvest Festival, Fort Ticonderoga’s Heritage, Harvest & Horse Festival, and Penfield Homestead Museum’s Applefolkfest offer great fun for the whole family as well as an opportunity to connect with local communities.

To fully embrace the character of this unforgettable place, you'll want to visit one or more of Lake Champlain Region's truly interesting and amazing historic sites. Immerse yourself in a Revolutionary War fort, engage in period activities, explore ruins, and tour local museums to learn about the fascinating history of the area. The visual splendor of fall is the perfect time to go for a road trip and learn how this landscape shaped a nation, and about the extraordinary people who have made their mark here.

Foliage report

Our foliage report will help you determine the progression of the leaf change as you plan your trip. Pack your favorite sweater, charge up the camera batteries, and plan your autumn getaway today!

A peninsula in the Lake Champlain region, viewed from the water of Lake Champlain, with colorful foliage on land in the distance



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