Fall has arrived and if you're looking to see the best fall colors then Colorado is the place to be.
A new report by Lawnlove has listed the Centennial state on 2022’s Best States to Visit This Fall.
Visit Colorful Colorado for Spectacular Fall Vibes
Welcome signs in Colorado read "Welcome to Colorful Colorado," and while the signs may not be colorful, the state definitely is.
Colorado is a beautiful place to visit no matter which season, but the state's natural foliage really shows off during autumn. Intricate shades of green, yellow, and orange can be seen against gorgeous mountain backdrops coupled with pristine lakes.
The Best Fall Colors in America
20 key indicators were used to determine the rankings of the best states to visit during fall in the U.S. From there those 20 indicators were categorized into the following 4 groups:
- Fall Scenery,
- Outdoor Recreation,
- Entertainment, and
Overall Colorado was ranked #5 of the best states to visit during fall in the U.S. Here's a look at how the top 5 played out:
Colorado also tied for 1st place with 4 other states when it came to places with the most weeks of fall foliage. Idaho, Michigan, Vermont, and Washington were the other states that tied with the Centennial State.
Colorado ranked 3rd when it came to the most scenic fall drives, with our neighbor, Utah, narrowly beating us for 2nd. However, Colorado did take home 2nd when determining the best states to visit during fall with the most hiking trails.
Keep scrolling to see the fantastic fall colors Colorado keeps boasting about.