You won’t find a better time of year to visit the Pocono Mountains than autumn. The region’s trees, plants, and shrubs all come to life and blanket the mountains in a sea of colors.
Whether you are a long-time resident of the region, a newcomer, or planning a visit, you don’t want to miss out on the autumn-inspired festivals and activities that showcase the amazing fall foliage—and the wonders of the autumn in the Pocono Mountains. Get your favorite sweater ready because there is a lot to see and do!
Partake in Fun Festivals of the Poconos
The region hosts countless festivals during the fall that include popular activities for families such as hayrides, apple and pumpkin picking, food, and music. From one-day community-centered festivals to the month-long Great Pocono Pumpkin Festival, every festival venue is perfect for viewing the fall foliage.
Take a Sightseeing Tour
From train excursions to air tours—and everything in between—the Poconos boasts a wide selection of breathtaking fall foliage tours. Drive yourself along scenic Route 507 near Lake Wallenpaupack, sip a glass of wine and enjoy in the scenery on a vineyard tour, or take a relaxing walking tour and learn about the history of the region as the leaves fall from the trees above.
Play On (or Around) the Water
While you might not want to get wet, you can still explore the lakes and waterways of the Pocono Mountains in a variety of ways. Flex your muscles on a canoe or kayaking trip while you view the unique mountain landscape, enjoy phenomenal panoramic views during a leisurely cruise on a lake, or pick up the pace a bit on a sailboat ride. For those who would rather stay on land, sport fishing is a popular activity in autumn—and the fish are usually biting!
Make Your Own Outdoor Adventure
You really have to get outdoors to truly experience the wonders of the Pocono Mountains during autumn. Pick your favorite outdoor activity and savor the scenery along the way. In The Pocono’s you can:
- Hike more than 260 miles of trails
- Ride a bike on a forested path
- Go horseback riding through wooded trails
- Play a round of golf in the crisp autumn air
- Zoom down a mountain at Blue Lightning Tubing or the CBK Mountain Coaster
- Run through an adventure course in the treetops
- Soar through the treetops on a zip line
- Freefall 13,500 feet above the foliage on while skydiving
Moving in the Poconos
Would you like to spend every autumn enjoying the fall foliage in the Pocono Mountains? O’Brien’s Moving & Storage has been a top-rated Pocono Mountains moving company since 1947, and we are proud to serve the relocation needs of residents and businesses throughout the region.
Whether you’re moving to or within the area, our Pocono Mountains movers have the skills and expertise to deliver a seamless and stress-free relocation experience. Even if you’ve decided to move out of the area, we’re happy to plan and execute your relocation.
Give us a call us today to speak with a knowledgeable representative and learn more about our how our experienced Pocono Mountains moving and storage experts can help you.
Subscribe to O'Briens Moving & Storage's Blog