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Celebrate Fall In Hartford

mother and child in yellow hats with autumn yellow leaves walking outside on the city park in autumn.As summer starts winding down, it's never too early to plan your fall festivities. The Hartford area offers some of the best activities to close out the summer. Here are a few ways you can welcome the fall season.

Go Leaf Peeping

The foliage is a big reason why many people love the autumn season, and Connecticut has one of the longest-lasting foliage seasons in New England. The Hartford area has several places where you can take in the breathtaking scenery.

For instance, Castle Craig in Meriden is just a 30-minute ride from Hartford. You can take in gorgeous views of Connecticut while you hike several trails. You can also sit down for a picnic by the pond to further immerse yourself.

Also, Talcott Mountain is a great place to enjoy fall. You can find Talcott Mountain in Simsbury, a 30-minute ride outside Hartford. There you can hike a 2-mile trail and stop for ice cream at Tulmeadow Farms before calling it a day.

You can also enjoy the foliage at:

  • Farmington River Trail
  • Naugatuck Valley Railroad¬†
  • Gilette Castle

Autumn Tree Walk

If you're looking for a guided foliage tour, the Autumn Tree Walk in Hartford may interest you. This free event features the Cedar Hill Cemetery grounds and more than 2,000 trees. The grounds feature pine trees, maples, cedar trees, and many others. The Autumn Tree Walk is perfect for those who love

1st Annual Connecticut Book Festival

Does fall make you want to settle in with a good book and your favorite latte? The Connecticut book festival in West Hartford lets you do just that. You can also connect with local authors and learn more about their work. There is a strong chance of finding something you'll love as the festival features works from all genres. 

Come and Visit Us

The Hartford area offers some of the most beautiful scenery and enjoyable festivities during the fall months. Autumn in Hartford is an unforgettable experience you won't want to miss. You can enjoy every Autumn by making yourself a resident of Park Place Towers. If you would like to schedule a tour, call us today at 860.951.3400.

Location Map: 24 Park Place Hartford, CT 06106