Feb 01, Golden foliage takes over Massachusetts gradually, starting with western areas, proceeding to central counties, and finally arriving at the east and southeast of the state. Generally, the season begins in mid-to-late September and peaks around Columbus Day weekend. Some routes and places are recomme. Even if you’re not comfortable calling yourself a leaf peeper, you won’t want to miss the glorious fall foliage in Massachusetts.
The season starts in mid-to-late September, and peak color often coincides with Columbus Day weekend. Be sure to make hotel reservations well in advance, as this is one of the most popular times to visit New England. Aug 29, By September 28th, the leaves will start turning and you can expect patchy green, gold and some reds during this time.
shrubdisposal.buzz The foliage will really light up between September 28 and October 5 with pretty even coverage of"near-peak" leaves. This would be a great time to get out and experience the beautiful Massachusetts fall shrubdisposal.buzzted Reading Time: 4 mins. Visitor Center, 30 Rockwell Road, Lanesborough, MA. The trip to the top of Mount Greylock in the Berkshires is a magnificent adventure. October foliage colors are glorious. The summit is 3, feet and it yields views of the Green Mountains of Vermont and the Taconic Range.
At the top is Bascom Lodge, offering meals and overnight accommodations. Also at the top is an elegant. Oct 04, Stop at Nickerson State Park for the perfect fall picnic spot. 9. Essex Coastal Scenic Byway. Flickr/MOTT. This North Shore scenic route will take you through 14 coastal towns and past some of the best foliage north of Boston.
You’ll drive by colonial architecture, historic sites and plenty of colorful trees. Estimated Reading Time: 4 mins. Fall color in Central Massachusetts. It’s not quite that time yet but New England Photography Guild photographer John Burk just wrote an article on Fall foliage in western Mass and you can read his article by clicking here, on his favorite subject, his back yard. His back yard extends from as high as the top of Mount Greylock and down as low.
Skyline Trail at Middlesex Fells Reservation. A seven-mile hike that’s a bit on the challenging side, Middlesex Fells Reservation’s Skyline Trail is awash in color during foliage season. The wooded landscape is truly at its finest this time of year. The real reward once hikers reach the top of the trail, however, is the view of the Boston skyline. Flanked by trees in its foreground, the. Sep 16, Fall officially begins on Sept.
22 and ends on Monday, Dec. 21 but fall foliage runs on its own schedule. Experts are weighing in on what exactly this season will look like.