Fall is officially here, which means that leaves are changing and many camping spots are transforming into masterpieces. RV owners, campers, and hikers alike will travel to certain outdoor destinations simply to experience the colors that erupt during this season. With the protection our RV warranties provide to RV owners, traveling to a far destination becomes simple and enjoyable, with no need to worry about potential breakdowns ruining the trip.
Here are 7 camping spots you do not want to miss this Fall:
1. Adirondack Mountains, New York
The Adirondack Mountains in Upstate New York during the autumn months look like a real life painting. The numerous streams and lakes, most popular being Lake Placid, are surrounded by rich-colored spruce and pine trees. Campers can indulge in a myriad of activities, such as hiking or white water rafting, or even enjoy the various fall festivals taking place in the surrounding towns.
2. Zion National Park, Utah
The natural beauty of Zion alone can be breathtaking, but it is enhanced during the months of September, October, and November. The vast expanse of canyons and sandstone cliffs are brought to life by the aspen and cottonwood trees that inhabit the area. Visitors can enjoy the park through a number of scenic hikes, including The Narrows.
3. Mt. Hood National Forest, Oregon
To feel the magic of fall in the Pacific Northwest, Mt. Hood National Forest is the place to go. The often snow-capped peak is accompanied by the gorgeous Columbia River Gorge and colorful leaves in the autumn months. Visitors can add to their camping experience by enjoying the brisk weather with a scenic hike or bike ride.
4. North Shore of Lake Superior, Minnesota
Cobblestone beaches and rocky cliffs make up the gorgeous North Shore of Lake Superior. The inland forest filled with pine and spruce become a colorful masterpiece during fall. The combination of lake and woods provide a wide array of activities, including hikes to waterfalls, kayaking, and even whale watching!
5. Pawtuckaway State Park, New Hampshire
The scenic Pawtuckaway Mountains transform into a fall wonderland with rich colors of yellow, red, and orange, making for a beautiful camping getaway. These transformed trees line Pawtuckaway Lake and visitors can take in the sights, sounds, and smells of the area. Time can be spent at the family friendly beach or on the various trails available.
6. McKinney Campground, Georgia
Nestled in the rolling hills of Georgia, McKinney Campground is the ideal fall getaway for the South-bound camper. The campground rests on the banks of Lake Allatoona, which becomes quite colorful during the autumn months. The lake provides great entertainment such as fishing, watersports and of course, a gorgeous view.
7. Oak Creek Canyon, Arizona
With views of Sedona’s famous Red Rocks, Oak Creek Canyon in Northern Arizona is the perfect destination for campers who desire warmer temperatures with fall colors. While in close proximity to downtown Sedona, the tranquility of Oak Creek is inescapable. Campgrounds are available along the creek and there are various hike options in the area.
That list really makes us want to get in the RV and hit the road, but we’re always looking for suggestions. Where is your favorite place to RV in the fall? Give us your insider tips in the comments section below!