Fall colors in Blue Ridge, Georgia
Brian Poole, @wde_94

Fall colors in Blue Ridge, Georgia. Photo by Brian Poole, @wde_94

Georgia Fall Bucket List

From leaf watching to apple picking, here are seven things you absolutely must do to fully experience fall in Georgia.

Black Rock Mountain State Park

Admire the fall foliage at Georgia State Parks

A blanket of red, orange and yellow covers Georgia each fall and there is no better place to take it all than at a Georgia State Park. Check out the Top 10 Georgia State Parks for Peak Color and plan your autumn visit. Don’t forget to keep an eye on Georgia State Park’s Leaf Watch to make sure you visit when fall color is at its peak.

Blue Ridge, Georgia, cabin

Rent a cabin for the weekend

Take advantage of the cooler temperatures by cuddling up in a cabin with the ones you love! Trust us, a cozy cabin will be exactly what you need after a day full of leaf peeping, corn mazin’, and pumpkin picking! Search Georgia's cabin rentals, and check out these cozy Georgia getaways perfect for fall.

University of Georgia football in Athens, Georgia

Cheer on your favorite football team

‘Tis the season for tailgating! Whether you're a Bulldog, Yellow Jacket, Falcon or an Eagle, fall is the perfect time to sport your team colors and cheer on your favorite team! Find the best ways to experience football in Georgia.

Burt's Farm pumpkin patch in Dawsonville, Georgia

Find the perfect pumpkin at a Georgia patch

Pile the whole family in the car for a pumpkin pickin’ adventure! Georgia is full of fantastic farms that produce some of the prettiest pumpkins you've ever seen. Find a pumpkin patch near you.

Hamlin Hills corn maze

Get lost in a corn maze

After you pick a pumpkin, head to a corn maze for the best fall day ever! There are top-notch corn mazes all across the state each bearing a unique design. Navigate your way to Georgia corn mazes for amazing family fun.

Haunted Montrose near Dublin, Georgia

Scare up some fun at a haunted house

Be prepared to face your fears at one of Georgia’s famous haunted houses. Georgia is home to such famous haunted houses as Netherworld and Haunted Montrose. Learn more about Georgia’s haunted houses.

apple picking at B.J. Reece Orchards in Ellijay, Georgia

Pick apples in North Georgia

Autumn is apple season in Georgia and several Georgia farms offer u-pick apples during the fall season! Pick a bushel full of apples and impress your friends with fresh apple pie, apple cider, apple cobbler (we could go on). Learn where to go apple picking in Georgia.

Published: October 2019