09/23/2011 08:14 am ET | Updated Aug 28, 2012

5 Unforgettable Fall Foliage Drives (PHOTOS)

Leaf-peepers might clog highways to spy Vermont's sugar maples and covered bridges each autumn, but New England isn't the only fall destination that enjoys a Technicolor spectacle as Mother Nature preps for winter.

We've rounded up five top drives for taking in fall's fiery red, orange, and yellow palette -- and only one of these excursions is located in the Northeast.

Fall Foliage Drives