Autumn in a national park – there's simply nothing like it! The crisp fall air and kaleidoscope of falling leaves make this the perfect season to take a hike, go camping, or have a picnic in one of America's most beautiful landscapes. And since the National Park Foundation is celebrating its 100th birthday, this fall is a particularly special one!
There are so many ways to find your park in fall. Fish the fall trout run in Montana’s Glacier National Park. Hike the Appalachian Trail among the falling leaves in Great Smoky Mountains National Park on the North Carolina/Tennessee border. See the waterfalls of Yosemite National Park surrounded by the vivid colors of autumn in the mountains of California. The options are almost endless, with parks all over the country displaying peak fall colors at different times.
From the rugged Maine woods of Acadia National Park to the golden-hued aspen trees of Rocky Mountain National Park in Colorado, there's plenty to be inspired by this season, but if you need a little more inspiration, these favorite fall quotes might help:
With the seasons changing and the leaves beginning to show their fall colors in national parks across the country, now is the perfect time to grab a camera, gather your friends, and go on a #FindYourPark/#EncuentraTuParque adventure! Visit FindYourPark.com to see all the amazing ways our national park family is celebrating the season, and be sure to share your own memories as well.