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Fall Foliage Classic

October 2, 2018

Coming October 13, 2018. See the best of the New England fall foliage on two wheels! Join America by Bicycle on their annual Fall Foliage Classic tour. Travel through Maine, New Hampshire and Massachusetts for a total of 333 miles over the course of 7 days. With an average of 45 miles per day, this fully supported […]

Fall Foliage in Asheville, North Carolina

September 26, 2018

Known for having one of the world’s longest and most colorful fall foliage seasons, Asheville, North Carolina is the place to visit this autumn. Asheville, surrounded by the Blue Ridge Mountains, is located more than 300 miles from the coast and fortunately was not affect by the recent Hurricane Florence. Travel the Blue Ridge Parkway, viewing vibrant […]

Fall Foliage Map

September 21, 2017

It’s autumn, so get ready leaf peepers! And here’s a tool to help you find out when and where to go. The Fall Foliage Map from the folks at SmokyMountains.com have created a data driven, interactive map of the United States that provides you with a calculated prediction of where and when to find the best viewing. The […]

REI Outessa Waterville Valley

August 14, 2017

Coming September 22, 2017. It’s almost fall, and it’s time to think about planning a leaf-peeping trip! Check out the 3-day trip REI Outessa Retreat at the Waterville Valley Resort. Located in the White Mountain National Forest, there will be no shortage of color in this eastern New Hampshire area known for its bright fall […]

Flaming Leaves Festival

October 6, 2016

Coming October 8, 2016. Fall foliage and ski jumping. It must be Lake Placid, site of the Olympic Winter Games – once in 1932 and again in 1980 – and one of the best places to view the fall colors right now! Yes, this weekend is the annual Flaming Leaves Festival which features a thrilling competition between […]

Autumn in the Berkshires with Easy Rider Tours

September 29, 2016

Coming October 2, 2016. Americana at its best! Easy Rider Tours 6 day/5 night, Autumn in the Berkshires, takes cyclists through western Massachusetts at the height of the fall foliage season. Visit quintessential New England villages, the Norman Rockwell Museum, the Hancock Shaker Village, Gilded Age mansions, and Chesterwood, Daniel Chester French’s home and studio. Stay […]

Shenandoah Bike Foliage Festival

September 28, 2016

Coming October 14, 2016. Get out and enjoy the fall colors at the Shenandoah Bike Foliage Festival. It’s a weekend of cycling for all levels with well-marked courses including maps and cue sheets, SAG support, and plenty of rest stops with drinks, snacks, and the all-important port-a-potties. Choose from 11 courses from the family friendly 10 […]

Fall Foliage Classic

September 15, 2016

Coming October 8, 2016. View the New England fall colors on two wheels! Join America by Bicycle for their Fall Foliage Classic. This 7-day cycling tour takes you through Maine, New Hampshire and Massachusetts. With a total distance of more than 300 miles, expect to travel an average of 45 miles per day through gorgeous scenery, picturesque coastal […]

Fall Foliage Women’s Wellness Weekend

September 15, 2016

Coming September 30, 2016. The kids are back to school, and the weather is starting to change which means…fall colors! Check out the Fall Foliage Women’s Wellness Weekend from the Becket-Chimney Corners YMCA. Hiking, canoeing, kayaking, astronomy classes, and painting classes are a few of the options awaiting you in the beautiful Berkshires. Package rates include […]

Reach the Beach Relay

May 3, 2016

Coming September 16, 2016. One of the oldest and longest running relay races in America. The Reach the Beach (RTB) Relay takes you through the best of New Hampshire in just 2 days! Starting in the White Mountains, part of the northern Appalachian Mountains and the most rugged mountains in New England, you and 11 […]

Monster Dash Half Marathon and 10-Mile

October 29, 2015

Coming October 31, 2015. Grrrr…it’s the Monster Dash Half Marathon and 10-Mile race in St. Paul, Minnesota! Start Halloween day off with a chipped-timed race through the tree-lined streets of scenic downtown St. Paul – maybe even set a personal best since this course is all downhill! Get into the spirit of season with fellow […]

Foliage Leaf Peepr App

September 23, 2015

Where can you see the best fall foliage? Of course there’s an app for that! The Foliage Leaf Peepr app from the folks at Yankee Magazine makes use of their network of “Peeps” to post photos and report on foliage status in their location. These reports are then compiled and presented in the Live Fall […]

Ciclismo Classico Maine Fall Foliage Photo Fantasy

September 23, 2015

Coming October 2, 2015. Happy Fall! One of the best things about fall is viewing the changing colors of the leaves, and Ciclismo Classico is offering a Maine Fall Foliage Photo Fantasy tour. Spend four day/three night exploring the area around Flagstaff Lake, the Dead River and Grand Falls via hikes and canoes with plenty […]

Blundstone Dress Series

August 24, 2015

Looking for an awesome pair of booties? Here’s our fav for this fall: the Dress Series from our friends at Blundstone. This Australian company has been around since 1870, so you know they know boots! Made out of premium leather, these well-made boots are comfortable yet rugged and will carry you from the trails to […]

The Weather Channel’s Fall Foliage Map

September 17, 2014

Wonder where the fall colors will hit next? Go to the Weather Channel’s website to see their fall foliage map. Choose the state you’d like to see, and it will provide you the current color conditions in a specific area. There’s also loads of information on the weather, of course, like local temperatures and forecasts, […]

Appalachian Inn-to-Inn Ride by Hidden Trails, Quebec

September 16, 2014

Coming September 20, 2014. The perfect time of year to enjoy the fall colors in Quebec. And what better way to explore nature’s gorgeous color than on horseback with Hidden Trails’ Appalachian Inn-to-Inn Ride. TrailblazerGirl riders will revel in this trail riding adventure on a Black Canadian, Appaloosa or Quarter horse with 5-7 hours of riding […]

TREW Vaporizer

November 13, 2013

TREW is known for their quality ski and snowboard gear, and their Women’s Vaporizer is a fantastic mid-layer top. Raglan sleeves, hood, convenient side pocket with a snap, and cool color combination make this comfortable top a top choice for fall and winter wear. We need to point out the special fabric that’s used – […]

Urban Adventours Emerald Necklace and Fall Foliage Tour

October 8, 2013

This is the perfect time of year to tour Boston, especially on a bike! Urban Adventours offers their Emerald Necklace and Fall Foliage Tour, and over the course of 3 hours, you’ll explore some of the hidden gems of Boston’s gardens, reserves, and open spaces, highlighting the beautiful fall colors of this great city. The […]

Adirondack Scenic Railroad’s Fall Foliage Train

October 1, 2013

A wonderful way to experience the beautiful fall foliage colors of the Adirondacks. Operating from September 12th through October 19th, the Adirondack Scenic Railroad’s Fall Foliage Train travels through remote forests, over rivers and streams to areas that are not accessible by car. There’s a 4 hour layover at the Thendara Station, and you can […]

Autumn in New England by Serendipity Traveler

September 26, 2013

Coming October 12, 2013. Enjoy the fall colors with Serendipity Traveler’s Autumn in New England tour. Grab your TrailblazerGirl-friends for a wonderful mix of city and country sites with beautiful fall foliage. Luxe accomodations in Boston, Vermont and Rockport and quaint historical inns in Vermont and Cape Ann along with delicious regional meals, local artisans, […]

Leafsnap App

September 20, 2013

What kind of tree is that? Well, if you have Leafsnap, you’ll be able to answer that question. This “electronic field guide” was developed by researchers from Columbia University, the University of Maryland and the Smithsonian Institution. They have created a digital photo library which includes trees in the Northeast, New York and Washington DC […]

Fall Foliage Race 5k & 10k

September 20, 2013

Coming October 12, 2013. Quintessential fall race. The Fall Foliage Race 5k & 10k held in Waynesboro, Virginia, takes you through quaint neighborhoods in the Shenandoah Valley. Crisp temperatures, warm apple cider, and of course, beautiful fall foliage highlight this once a year event.

Great Smoky Mountains National Park

September 20, 2013

With fall officially starting this Sunday, TrailblazerGirl searched the National Parks in order to share with you one of the best locations for viewing fall colors. With over 800 square miles, the Great Smoky Mountains National Park in North Carolina and Tennessee is home to more than 100 varieties of trees and will not disappoint […]

The Foliage Network

September 21, 2012

Sometimes when you hike is as important as where. And with the first day of autumn coming up (September 22), one of our favorite hikes is going to be through the woods during the “changing of the colors” aka fall foliage. However, it that can be hard to time, but no more since our friends […]