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The 15 Best Fall Foliage Trips in the U.S.

By Kristy Alpert

Leaf viewing is one of the easiest (and least expensive) ways to experience America’s awe-inspiring natural beauty.

The beauty of seasons is that they change, and the jewel-toned colors that seem to brighten and glisten as summer turns to fall are arguably the most beautiful change of all. Whether you call it leaf-peeping season or simply fall, the changing colors around the nation are enough to inspire a fall foliage getaway. From the mountain maples in New England to the stunning sassafras trees that shade the Blue Ridge Parkway, check out our picks for the 15 best fall foliage trips in the U.S.

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