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Leaf Peepers: Upstate PA

When it comes to Pennsylvania’s beautiful landscapes, Upstate PA offers some of the best — especially during fall. Mountains and forests saturated with fiery seasonal colors frame the region and its tranquil communities, state parks, and bustling cities — like Scranton and Wilkes-Barre. Come take in autumn’s awe-inspiring show in Upstate PA.

Tuscarora State Park | Locust Lake State Park

Day three is all about parks! Visit Tuscarora State Park and nearby Locust Lake State Park for lakeside adventures or relaxation. Both are perfect for a family picnic. There’s also plenty to do at Sweet Arrow Lake County Park, home to 60 acres of water and 123 acres of land. Crisp fall days offer the perfect weather perfect for hiking, boating, and fishing — all against the beautiful backdrop of mountainous fall foliage.

Galen Glen Winery | The Lodge at Sharp Mountain | Seasons Restaurant

When you’re parked out, stop by Galen Glen Winery for a pre-dinner tasting. Then enjoy the spectacular autumn views at dinner — whether you choose The Lodge at Sharp Mountain or the Seasons Restaurant at the Mountain Valley Golf Course, you can’t lose.

The Maid’s Quarters Bed, Breakfast & Tearoom | Blue Mountain Summit B&B

Head south and book a room at The Maid’s Quarters Bed, Breakfast & Tearoom for a quaint evening, or venture to the charming Blue Mountain Summit B&B for a secluded stay (near more golf!).

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