This Dreamy Road Trip Will Take You To The Best Fall Foliage In All Of Minnesota

Fall is all but officially here, and there are already trees here in Minnesota that are starting to change. Temperatures may be dropping, but we still have a lot to look forward to before the real cold begins. Though Minnesota is famous for its frigid winters and steamy summers, fall is when the Land of 10,000 Lakes truly shines. So, why not take in the landscape while it’s bursting with color? This road trip will take you on a tour of southern Minnesota’s most colorful sights. You’ll travel along the Mississippi and St. Croix Rivers to discover some of Minnesota’s greatest autumnal beauty. Take a look:

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To help you plan your trip, make sure to use the Minnesota DNR Fall Color Finder. Much of the state is already at 0-10% color, so it won’t be long before peak fall color season is here. Also feel free to use our past fall foliage road trip as a guide to fall color along the North Shore.

Do you have any other favorite fall foliage spots? Have you taken a fall foliage road trip? Let us know down below.