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    Fall Color Change: Southwest Ohio's Gem For Midwest Travel


    "Autumn is a second Spring when every leaf is a flower."

    ~Albert Camus

     

    Chances are, if you've reached this page, you are looking for a fun way to enjoy Fall color change...

              You are intrigued with exploring a new place.
              You are excited by the beautiful colors from Mother Nature's paint brush.
              The cooler, crisp air motivates you to find the perfect spot to overlook a body of water as the sun
               rises or sets.

    Would topping it off with a cup of warm coffee or apple cider be going too far?

    We thought not!

    If you're up for an experience off the beaten path, Clinton County, Ohio is your place to take in fall leaf color change.  Follow along with us here, and we will share with you:

              Foliage schedule and fall color reports
              Attractions
              Events
              Places to stay

    And ways to adventure or meander to make viewing fall leaves of this Autumn a postcard memory.

    Fall Color Change: Southwest Ohio's Gem For Midwest Travel

    Whether you are venturing out as a couple, family, or group of friends, you will find Clinton County, Ohio is close enough to get to and just far enough to kick back, relax and re-charge. Our Midwest location is ideal because we offer great temperatures and awesome color at just the right time of year.

    Fall Color Change Resources

    Fall Foliage Maps - National

    Ohio Fall Color Report - A current Fall foliage map

    Expected Color Peaks and Travel & Tourism Resources

    You can even plan to experience US states and regions gradually if you have the time!

    Photo by Barb Regan

    Attractions

              Barn Quilt Trail - Geocache 32 of the 54
              Golf - 3 courses and Adventure Golf too
              Hiking, Fishing, and Sailing - Cowan Lake State Park and Caesar Creek State Park
              Pick your own - Apples, pumpkins, or locally grown produce (grab some cider)
              Pheasant hunting at Cherrybend Pheasant Farm

    This is just the short list.  We invite you to check out our "Do" tab for more fall color change viewing-and-doing opportunities.

    Events

    Each year, they get better and better...

              Ohio Renaissance Festival
              Bonnybrook Farms Lantern Light Wagon Ride & Corn Maze - With live historical reenactments
              Fall Farm Days at Bonnybrook Farms - Kids will love the 80' underground slide!
              Grandpa's Pottery Open House - Fall leaves and pre-holiday specials!
              5K Buzzard Run/Walk

    If you're willing to take a break from the fall foliage, we invite you into town for annual event favorites - Simply check out our events calendar for the complete list.

    Photo by Sarah Newton

    Where to stay during Fall color change?

    If you like "roughing it"...

              Beachwood Acres Camping - Wooded sites and cabins with hot tubs
              Camping grounds at Caesar Creek State Park
              Cabins at Cowan Lake State Park
              Maple Grove Park - Wooded sites AND fishing
              Thousand Trails RV Resort - Try the spa after you go canoeing!

    Of course, you can opt to upgrade your accommodations and opt for a B&B or hotel.          

    Remember:

    Autumn paints in colors that Summer has never seen...

    See YOU soon!   

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