Spots to See Fall Foliage Across New England - New Canaan & Darien Moms

Consider this your official guide to every leaf peeping hotspot in the Northeast. Pack the car and take advantage of some of the best places in the country for your best leaf-peeping road trip.

Last Green Valley Scenic Byway

  • Benedict Arnold walking trail
  • Bafflin Sanctuary or Trail Wood Sanctuary
  • Taylor Brook Winery

New Milford, Kent, and Mount Tom State Park Loop

  • Visit Bull’s Bridge in Kent and Kent Falls Bridge in Kent Falls State Park
  • Morrison Gallery in Kent
  • Iron Mountain Preserve in Kent
  • The House of Books in Kent
  • Mount Tom State Park in Litchfield
  • Candlelight Farms Inn in New Milford
  • Maple Bank Farm in Roxbury
  • Woodbury Antiques Trail in Woodbury
  • White Sillo Farm and Winery in Sherman

Torrington to Norfolk Through People’s State Forest

  • People’s State Forest & American Legion State Forest
  • Lake McDonough Park

Waterbury Area Loop

  • Black Rock Park
  • Mattatuck Museum
  • Southford Falls

Mystic and Old Mystic

  • Mystic Seaport
  • Mystic Aquarium
  • New London Waterfront
  • Mystic Sweets & Ice Cream Shoppe
  • These guys Brewing Company, Norwich
  • Ekonk Hill Turkey Farm, Sterling
  • Leffingwell House, Norwich
  • Hanks Dairy Bar Plainfield

Norwich-Woodstock Turnpike

  • Creamery Brook Bison
  • Connecticut Audubon Society Center
  • The Crossings Restaurant and Pub
  • Antiques Marketplace, Putnam
  • Sharpe Hill Vineyard, Pomfret
  • waterCure Farm Distillery, Pomfret Center

Essex to Guilford CT Shoreline

  • Essex Steam Train and Riverboat
  • Hammonasset Beach State Park
  • Bishop’s Orchards
  • Florence Griswold Museum
  • Hickory Hill Orchards, Cheshire
  • Sweet Claude’s Ice Cream Parlor, Chesire
  • Barker Character, Comic and Cartoon Museum, Cheshire

Shoreline and Country Roads of Guilford, Durham, Madison

  • Guildford Art Center
  • Lyman Orchards
  • Hammonasset Beach State Park

Other Points of Interest

Town of Falls Village, Canaan
Hopkins Vineyard, New Preston
Ender’s State Forest, Granby
Lost Acres Vineyard, Granby
Sweet Wind Farm, East Hartland
Matterhorn Mini Golf, Canton
Talcott Mountain Simsbury
Hartford Flavor Company, Hartford




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