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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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You don’t have to travel far to taste the tropics this fall. Just head for Ohio’s forested Hocking Hills and ask for a pawpaw.
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When Lake Michigan cools and the leaves begin to turn, the sand-and-sun destination of the Indiana Dunes lets its woods-hiking, bird-spying, bike-riding side take center stage.
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The Lauren Bacall of liquors, bourbon brings timeless sophistication to the modern craft-cocktail scene. Explore the drink's backstory on a 200-mile, multi distillery tasting tour, or find a...
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Wisconsin's landscape bursts into a fiery palette come fall. And the best way to enjoy it, I've discovered, is by hiking the state's 1,100-mile...

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Family farms and berry-theme attractions in central Wisconsin draw visitors for the autumn cranberry harvest.
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Picturesque scenery and covered bridges inspire a community of creators along Indiana’s Rivers and Roads Artisan Trail.
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In the 1800s, the Illinois and Michigan Canal fueled a trail of commerce from the Illinois River to Chicago. Today, girlfriends can follow the canal for a history-infused, shopping-filled getaway.
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Autumn lingers in the southern reaches of the Midwest, and we like to do the same. Here are 30 of our favorite ways to make the most of fall in St. Louis.
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Blazing trees and Lake Superior lore color the quiet of the Keweenaw Peninsula.
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Echoing a growing desire to preserve the skills of our ancestors, a Michigan fall festival celebrates shearing, knitting and the simple joys of doing things the old-fashioned way.

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