10 Places To See Great Fall Foliage (PHOTOS)

09/04/2010 03:20 pm ET | Updated Sep 07, 2012

Nothing - not sweaters, not the smell of fireplaces, not pumpkin patches, and not apple picking - says "fall" like the blazing red, glimmering gold, and burnt-orange leaves that cover trees and crunch underfoot during the autumn months. Whether you're practically a professional leaf-peeper or just a casual enthusiast, you'll need to know where to take in the season's splendor. Lucky for you, editors have scouted out the 10 best fall foliage travel destinations - and while some perennially popular places made their list (because it just isn't possible to do a story on foliage without including New England), they think you'll be surprised by some of the less-obvious-but-just-as-glorious destinations that did, too. Text courtesy of, adapted from "Top 10 Fall Foliage Travel Destinations."

12 Places To See Great Fall Foliage
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