Fall getaways | Midwest Living

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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Romance, of course, can be wherever the two of you are. But wonderful surroundings help. We found some of the most romantic places anywhere in the Midwest—in the city and country. All you have to do...
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Treat yourself to a getaway at one of these special Midwest lodgings. Even if you never venture far from the grounds, you'll feel like you've had a vacation.
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Explore the spooky side of the Midwest with walking and bus tours that offer history along with ghostly tales.
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Sampling the magic of old-time train travel, a couple riding west finds time to relax, reconnect and experience an almost bygone era.
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A thunderous bison roundup, trails, scenic drives and small towns all reflect the drama of fall when autumn color arrives in South Dakota's Black Hills.
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If you've only been to Michigan's Mackinac region during the summer (or never been there at all), you owe yourself a fall trip. You'll find the best seats on ferries, prime lakeside...
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A fall drive on the Illinois River Road National Scenic Byway reveals the sort of views Illinois rarely gets credit for, along with art, history, memorable meals and even local wines.
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It's all there for you on this special fall weekend. Quiet walks along the lakeshore. Fine dining. Cozy inns with luxurious pillows. Boutiques with handmade jewelry. And art galleries that...
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Fall leaves, covered bridges and country churches draw visitors to Brown County, Indiana. Tucked into a valley here, the Story Inn boasts an upscale restaurant, a charming 1907 barn, a long,...
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One autumn visit to the Root River Valley is enough to make most visitors fall in love with this surprising area of southeastern Minnesota.

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