This fall, if you want to spend time away from home enjoying the crisp air and witnessing the leaves change color, pack your bags and head to Leavenworth, Washington. There’s no better home base for your autumn escape than a vacation rental from NW Comfy Cabins. Whether you choose to stay near your vacation rental or venture into the mountains, there is no shortage of things to do that’ll get you into the fall spirit.
Best Time to See Fall Foliage
Fall is the best time to visit this German-inspired town, as you’ll get to witness colorful scenery and an abundance of fall foliage in places like Waterfront Park, Lake Wenatchee State Park, and Tumwater Canyon. Visit in the peak of the fall season, usually from late September to mid-October, to see the trees and mountains burst with stunning shades of red, yellow, and orange.
3 Fun Things to Do in the Fall
For a truly remarkable trip, here are a few things to check out this fall in Leavenworth, Washington.
Hike or Bike the Trails
Work off your breakfast or sweat it out by hiking Leavenworth’s numerous mountain trails. A popular option is the Waterfront Park trail, a 3-mile-long trail offering sights of fall colors. Another way to take in the fall foliage is to enjoy a leisurely bike ride. Stop by Arlberg Sports Haus to pick up a rental bike and head out on a local cycling trail.
Partake in Leavenworth Fall Events
Leavenworth residents love celebrating, and their festivals are worth it. To meet some local artists and see their work, head to the Front Street Park for Village Art in the Park, an outdoor gallery that runs every weekend from May to October. Don’t forget to attend the Summit to Sea Filmfest, which takes place at the end of October. A classic fall festival is Oktoberfest. Celebrate Leavenworth’s German influence at this annual festival that runs on weekends from the end of September through mid-October.
Go Wine Tasting
Leavenworth boasts of some of the best locally made wines in the area. Drive a short distance from town to view the stunning vineyards to get an idea of how their wines are produced. Silvara Cellars is one of the local wine-producing brands in Leavenworth. Located on a hill, it offers breathtaking views of the valley below, full of fruit trees, grapes, and the Wenatchee River. You can also stop by one of the numerous wine tasting rooms in downtown Leavenworth to sample even more locally made vino.
Plan Your Fall Getaway with NW Comfy Cabins
There’s still plenty of time left to experience the beauty of fall in Leavenworth, Washington. Start planning your visit by reserving a vacation rental from NW Comfy Cabins. Our inventory includes a variety of luxurious yet relaxing cabins in Central Washington, close to the best fall adventures Leavenworth has to offer. We even have pet-friendly options for those looking to bring their four-legged family members with them. Call 509-763-0180 or visit us online to learn more about our cabins or special offers.