Nathanael Asaro Image; Autumn, overlooking Nichols Pond

Fall for Autumn in Vermont

Grab a Sweater and Settle in

You know it’s fall in these parts when the air cools, the days shorten, the autumn harvest is shared with neighbors, and the rolling hills of Vermont reveal their incredible color. While the yellows, oranges, and red leaves may draw you here, it will be Vermont’s welcoming communities, apple orchards, farmers markets, and incredible outdoor recreation that will capture your heart.  

Peacham Vermont Church Overlook During Fall


There's a reason you think of Vermont when you hear the words, fall foliage. Come discover the stunning beauty that makes us so famous in the fall.

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Vermont's innkeepers and hotel professionals have created some of the most memorable experiences in the Northeast. There are also plenty of lodging deals to view for a savings on your upcoming visit.

Hiking with Dogs

Outdoor Recreation

One of the best parts of Vermont is that we have it all, and so close by. Vacations aren't meant entirely for sitting around, so get out there and have some fun.

Vermont's Fall Foliage Forecaster

Foliage Forecaster

The Forecaster shows where and when the colors typically change in Vermont during a normal foliage season.

Biking During Fall Foliage

A Mountain Biking Mecca

With some of the best mountain biking in the east, Vermont's gravel roads and old logging trails can’t be beat. Choose from single track or downhill, trek through forests and meadows, or explore an abandoned granite quarry.


Farm Fresh in the Fall

Fall's Harvest Means Farm Freshness. It's important to know where your food came from.

Shoppers browse the products in a Winooski gallery.


The Vermont Arts Council will tell you, “In Vermont, the arts are everywhere.” There are hundreds of galleries, museums and historical sites for cultural enthusiasts to visit.

Vermont Byways Map

Explore Vermont Byways

Introduce yourself to Vermont's 10 Scenic Byways, view the Explore Vermont Byways brochure online, or request a free copy in the mail.

A bartender fills a pint at Zero Gravity Brewery.

A Beer Lover's Paradise

Vermont is first in the nation for breweries and brew pubs per capita. Beer Lovers Getaways are popular and local Vermont craft brews are featured on most menus throughout the state.

Stowe Vermont Church Overlook During Fall


Grouped into three regions, Vermont’s 251 towns and cities offer as many unique ways to experience The Green Mountain State.

Couple at Silo Distillery

Stay to Stay Weekends

Connect with employers, realtors, community leaders, entrepreneurs, and potential neighbors all while enjoying a weekend away in the Green Mountains. Come sample Vermont to stay here full time.

Vermont travel planner - byways brochure and VAA map.

Stay & Play Directory

Find attractions, events, lodging, dining and destinations that will match what you're looking for.

Couple at Champlain Valley Exposition


Vermont's hills and valleys rock with festivals all summer long. From arts and music festivals to those celebrating particular passions like blueberries, vintage cars, and yoga, clean energy, and maritime history, you can follow your passion or find a new one.

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Official Vermont Vacation Guides for 2018-19.

Free Vermont Vacation Guide

Also available online, the Vermont Vacation Guide is filled with great content to steer your Vermont visit in the right direction.