Beginning mid-September and stretching through the end of October, the colors of autumn peak at varying times in the state. Use the fall travel peak season map and the current fall colors report to guide you toward the best time to take a Pure Michigan fall vacation.
Fall begins with a slow dance of turning leaves. The colors of autumn crescendo into a flurry of vibrant reds, oranges and yellows. When the 19 million acre woods explode in their annual blaze of glory, the fall colors of Pure Michigan invite you to take a fall vacation and soak it all in. To explore Pure Michigan's brilliant fall color tours, your journey begins here.
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See fall through kaleidoscopes of crimson, orange and gold.
Be amazed at billions of blazing trees. Be amazed at the stunning backdrop of autumnal panoramas against highways and coastlines. Be amazed at nature’s ability to reinvent itself season after season. So head out to the forests, trails and beaches this fall and let yourself be amazed.
Taste fall-crunch into a crisp Michigan apple, indulge in a lush pear or savor the warm, earthy taste of a vine-ripened tomato.
Fall is nature’s time to share her abundant harvest. Share fruits and vegetables we pick ourselves. Share the fun of picking out the perfect pumpkin. Share smiles and family time. So pack the car, the kids, the dog and spend a weekend sharing the taste of fall.
Six wine trails. Hundreds of craft breweries. Soon to be discovered distilleries.
Michigan's wine, beer and spirit trails lead us to hand-crafted pours that excite the senses. Red, white and blush. Pale ales, IPAs, porters and stouts. Aging bourbon, vodka, rum, gin and applejack. So uncork the bottle, grab a growler and take a sip.
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