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Fall getaways

Fall in the Midwest brings gorgeous color, smaller crowds and great opportunities for weekend getaways. Check out some of our picks for fall travel around the Midwest.

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No season shorts travelers on stunning scenery along Minnesota's North Shore, but it’s hard not to favor fall with its golden birch leaves and cool nights. Here are our picks for the best...
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On fall weekends, the city of South Bend, Indiana, swells with legions of diehard football fans. They come to cheer on the Fighting Irish at Notre Dame and to snap photos of the university’s famous...
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Fall brings new color to arts-minded Grand Rapids, Michigan, in the form of golden leaves and bronze sculptures. There’s no better time to visit.
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September and October bring fire-hued foliage, migrating birds and avid outdoors-lovers to Duluth, a jewel of a city along Minnesota’s Lake Superior shore. Here’s how to make the most of a busy-...
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One hour from downtown Indianapolis, Brown County’s fall show continues to captivate visitors more than a century after artists first fell under its spell.
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Redefine the colors of fall along Michigan’s scenic byways with golden sand, red lighthouses and pure-blue water and feel the tinge of anticipation for what’s around the next bend.
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Savor autumn afternoons and campus staples—football games at 24,000-seat Yager Stadium, historical architecture, a tight-knit community—with a side of wilderness at the small-town campus in Oxford,...
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The art-smart campus at Indiana University Bloomington promises plenty of fun for a weekend getaway.
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Michigan State University in East Lansing always feels ready for a good time.
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Perhaps best known as home of the posh The Osthoff Resort and its Aspira spa, Elkhart Lake (an hour north of Milwaukee) packs a few active surprises, too.

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