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10 Amazing Hikes for Fall Colors in the East

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First it was the West, and now the time for fall foliage viewing has come to the East. The best way to see the yellow, orange and red tones for yourself is to put boots on the ground and go for a hike. To give you a head start, Curbed Ski mapped some of the most amazing hikes for fall colors in the East.

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1. Stratton Trail

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5 Village Lodge Rd
South Londonderry, VT 05155
Stratton Mountain

2. Stark Mountain Trail

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57 Schuss Pass
Waitsfield, VT 05673
Mad River Valley

3. Wildlands Trail

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4763 Killington Rd
Killington, VT 05751
Killington Resort

4. Healdville Trail

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Clocktower Base Lodge, 77 Okemo Ridge Rd
Ludlow, VT 05149
Okemo Mountain Resort

5. Artists Bluff

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2650 Profile Rd
Franconia, NH 03580
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6. Franconia Ridge

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Trailhead Parking
Franconia, NH 03580
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7. Belknap Mountain

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Belknap Mountain
Gilford, NH 03249

There are multiple ways to get to the top of Belknap Mountain, with most being about a mile hike. It's a modest peak at 2,382 feet, but as the most prominent feature in the area, it still affords sweeping views of the range, including nearby Gunstock Mountain.

8. Bald Mountain Trail

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Bald Mountain Rd
Oquossoc, ME 04964
Rangeley, Maine

9. Burnt Mountain Trail

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5092 Access Rd
Carrabassett Valley, ME 04947
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10. Stratton Brook Hut

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Narrow Gauge Pathway
Carrabassett Valley, ME 04947
Maine Huts & Trails

1. Stratton Trail

5 Village Lodge Rd, South Londonderry, VT 05155
Stratton Mountain
5 Village Lodge Rd
South Londonderry, VT 05155

2. Stark Mountain Trail

57 Schuss Pass, Waitsfield, VT 05673
Mad River Valley
57 Schuss Pass
Waitsfield, VT 05673

3. Wildlands Trail

4763 Killington Rd, Killington, VT 05751
Killington Resort
4763 Killington Rd
Killington, VT 05751

4. Healdville Trail

Clocktower Base Lodge, 77 Okemo Ridge Rd, Ludlow, VT 05149
Okemo Mountain Resort
Clocktower Base Lodge, 77 Okemo Ridge Rd
Ludlow, VT 05149

5. Artists Bluff

2650 Profile Rd, Franconia, NH 03580
SummitPost
2650 Profile Rd
Franconia, NH 03580

6. Franconia Ridge

Trailhead Parking, Franconia, NH 03580
Robert Linsdell/Flickr
Trailhead Parking
Franconia, NH 03580

7. Belknap Mountain

Belknap Mountain, Gilford, NH 03249

There are multiple ways to get to the top of Belknap Mountain, with most being about a mile hike. It's a modest peak at 2,382 feet, but as the most prominent feature in the area, it still affords sweeping views of the range, including nearby Gunstock Mountain.

Belknap Mountain
Gilford, NH 03249

8. Bald Mountain Trail

Bald Mountain Rd, Oquossoc, ME 04964
Rangeley, Maine
Bald Mountain Rd
Oquossoc, ME 04964

9. Burnt Mountain Trail

5092 Access Rd, Carrabassett Valley, ME 04947
pavdw/Flickr
5092 Access Rd
Carrabassett Valley, ME 04947

10. Stratton Brook Hut

Narrow Gauge Pathway, Carrabassett Valley, ME 04947
Maine Huts & Trails
Narrow Gauge Pathway
Carrabassett Valley, ME 04947