Fall Trip Ideas

New England Fall Trip, Maine Fall Travel Tips

See America’s “Crown Jewel” Moosehead Lake

fall colors to Cozy Moose CabinsWhat are the best dates for fall travel in a New England? The Northern New England state of Maine is typically the first foliage to change. Visit inland North Woods of Maine mid September to mid October for most predictable autumn colors. Greenville,Maine fall colors may have moderate to high color and yet just a few hours to the coast will be weeks behind offering only low color. Look for 2015 fall foliage color reports and predictions on our blog page. Follow us on twitter. As a leaf spotter for over 15 years, you will get foliage reports from us directly. As foliage tour operators,  we are in the woods daily. Once colors start, they change quickly.  

Looking for great New England fall travel experience?  – Consider, extending your length of stay in one area for a few extra days. Stay long enough to observe the foliage change colors. The transformation of leaves is amazing. Colors can turn up to 20% in one week once they start to turn. Choose a home base and plan to explore from there. This gives you a sense of connection to your fall destination adding to your fall trip satisfaction. Stay at The Cozy Moose Lakeside Family Cabins for the ultimate fall foliage viewing vacation.

Where are some best fall drives? Travel Back Country RoadsPlan to travel to New England Maine on some of the back roads. Look for alternate routes to travel to The Moosehead Lake Region of Greenville, Maine. The reward is some of the best roadside fall foliage viewing offering a variety of fall landscapes. Off the beaten path, you will enjoy more mature hardwood trees with mixed conifers viewing vibrant fall foliage and mountain views.

See mountains dappled with colors, old country farms, scenic overlooks, swamp maples near ponds, lakes and rivers and wildlife sightings.  You just might find a perfect setting for fall landscape photography.

fall drives of MooseheadWhat is the best time to view fall foliage?Take a foliage drive or morning stroll at sunrise and watch the sun shining through the trees.  An early evening drive at sunset shows off foliage glowing with warm colors. A chance to view a beautiful sunset is sure to please. Best to view foliage in different lighting.

What are some New England fall trip ideas for autumn travel? Fall trip planning is often based on what activities or fall tours you want to experience. Fall activities for fall leaf peeping tours, fishing, and moose watching are typically planned mid September thru mid October.   Enjoy lovely lakeside fall vacation rentals– offers visitors a unique perspective on autumn.. Listed below are just a few fall ideas to assist you with trip planning and enjoying a Maine fall vacation rental at the Cozy Moose. Enjoy scenic fall hiking, mountain biking, white water rafting fall trips, canoeing, kayaking, ATV rentals and tours, beautiful scenic fall drives, foliage boat tours, or a float plane nature tour. Fall is the best time to spot a bull moose. Consider a fall land tour looking for Moose. Go leaf peeping for fall colors and view a moose too. The Moosehead Lake area offers many Maine fall adventure trips, and outdoor activities. For assistance with your fall trip planning email us

New England Fall Suggestions, Maine Fall Travel Ideas at Moosehead Lake
Fall hiking, mountain biking, and golfing are at Mount Kineo. This fall trip offers a panoramic view of the Moosehead Lake. A must do fall hiking trip rich in history, folklore and abounding in beauty. Today there are trails around the peninsula are great for mountain biking. Hiking trails venture to the top, The Indian Trail and Bridle Trail. This is one of the most suggested Maine fall trips in the Moosehead Lake Region. Located in Rockwood a thirty – minute drive away head to the Rockwood boat landing to take boat shuttle over. Be sure to confirm shuttle departure times.
Maine Fall Float Plane Tour with Curriers Flying Service  – Enjoy spectacular fall colors of Maine as you fly over vast areas, lakes, streams, mountains and forests. Tours start at only $50 per person through mid to late October

Maine Fall foliage Tour

Maine Fall Trip – Enjoy Nearby State Parks and State Preserved Trails
Take a leisurely drive through the North Maine Woods and discover spectacular New England fall foliage, mountain views, rivers, lakes and valleys. Suggested fall trips nearby Lily Bay State Park Big Moose and Little Moose Mountain drive to trail heads, or hike B52 site on Elephant Mountain all within just 10 miles from the Cozy Moose Cabins.
Scenic Moosehead Lake Boat Cruises Fall Tour
Maine Fall Cruises – 3 hour Lake Fall Tour is plenty to take in the scenery. Enjoy a scenic boat cruise on the Katahdin. Or take a pontoon boat into wildlife preserve looking for moose through Columbus Day water level permitting.

Maine Fall Suggestions – Preserve fall colors, make leaf prints, gather fall leaves for a collage, rake leaves, play in them, compare colors, send some leaves to a friend, gather leaves and try scanning them as images on your computer to send to your friends.

Shop Local and enjoy the tastes of Maine fall harvests – Take a fall trip to a fall apple orchard, pumpkin patch, or local produce stand in Greenville on Saturdays. Enjoy a Maine Fall Vacation watch the leaves turn beautiful fall colors, observe them as they gracefully fall from the sky, gaze upon the fall reflections in the waters of Moosehead, and watch a beautiful fall sunset over Moosehead Lake from our lovely waterfront dock offering beautiful fall foliage views at The Cozy Moose!

Book a Fall Vacation Package – Amazing scenery awaits. See the best views of Moosehead with the help of a local Maine Guide who scouts the area year round for the best overlooks with mountain views and foliage that is sure to please.

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