Top Spots

Hike Crandall Red Blazes Loop

Tolland, Connecticut

2.5 mi / 344 ft gain

Hike Schindler/Schmidt Conservation Area

Tolland, Connecticut

2 mi / 196 ft gain

Hike Shenipsit Lake Trail

Tolland, Connecticut

4.1 mi / 114 ft gain

Hike Campbell's Peaceful Valley And Stoppleworth Loop

Tolland, Connecticut

2.7 mi / 419 ft gain

Hike Belding Blue Trail To Yellow Trail Loop

Vernon, Connecticut

1.6 mi / 104 ft gain

Hike Valley Falls Lookout Trail Loop

Vernon, Connecticut

1.3 mi / 259 ft gain

Hike Vernon Rails To Trail From Valley Falls Park

Vernon, Connecticut

7.8 mi / 328 ft gain

Hike Belding Wildlife Management Area Loop

Vernon, Connecticut

2.6 mi / 295 ft gain

Hike Valley Falls Railroad Brook Trail And Main Road Trail

Vernon, Connecticut

2.2 mi / 213 ft gain

Places to stay

Sturbridge, Massachusetts

Westville Recreation Area

Thompson, Connecticut

West Thompson Lake Campground

Heavitree of Griswold Bed and Breakfast

From $225 / night

East Haddam, Connecticut

The Farmhouse at Old Sindelar Farm

From $120 / night

Charlton, Massachusetts

Buffumville Lake (Group Shelters)

Waterford, Connecticut

The Granite Meadow

From $45 / night

Guides and stories

5 Tips for Finding Beautiful Fall Foliage in Massachusetts

Gustavo Quiros

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