Take A 2-Hour Drive Through Metro Detroit To See This Year’s Beautiful Fall Colors

There’s nothing more magical than venturing out to explore fall colors near Detroit. While the season is chock full of fun adventures, including pumpkin patches and corn mazes, we’re total suckers for an autumn road trip. When you’re ready to hop in the car and explore some of the prettiest scenery Metro Detroit has to offer, follow this short and sweet route through some of the most vibrant spots in the area.

This road trip through fall foliage in Metro Detroit should take approximately two hours. If you’d like to access a convenient adjustable map of our proposed route, click here. Happy leaf-peeping, fellow Detroiters!

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As you head back to Detroit, you’ll feel like you’ve entered an entirely new world — but you’ll only have spent two hours driving. Whether you choose to exit the vehicle at every destination is entirely up to you, but we recommend fully exploring each spot on our list for the richest, most memorable experience. If you’d like to recommend another wonderful place to spot fall colors near Detroit, fill out our nomination form here.

If you’re looking for a more extended adventure, read about our longer fall foliage road trip through Metro Detroit.