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How to Experience Brighton Howell Area’s Fall Colors

September 21, 2022

As the autumn season approaches, the time to experience the gorgeous fall colors that paint the Brighton Howell Area’s landscapes is near. The Brighton Howell Area is the perfect mix of rural and urban areas offering plenty of sites to experience the beauty of the fall season for the ultimate autumn getaway. Here is how to experience Brighton Howell Area‘s peak fall colors this year.

Brighton Howell Area Michigan fall peak color prediction map
Peak Fall Color Predictions

Spicer’s Orchard

Voted one of the nation’s best Apple Orchards by US Today readers, Spicer’s Orchard is a must-visit on your next Brighton Howell Area adventure. After you enjoy your cider and donuts, head out to the apple orchard to get that perfect Instagram photo!

Pickney Recreation Area

With over 11,000 acres of woodland areas, the opportunities to experience gorgeous Brighton Howell Area fall colors are endless. Explore the Pinckney Recreation Area on a bike, foot, or horseback!

Island Lake Recreation Area

When looking for one of the best spots to indulge your eyes in beautiful fall colors, Islake Lake Recreation Area should definitely be on your list. This Recreation Area offers 4,000 acres of various terrain and woodland areas perfect for exploring fall colors.

Kensington Metropark

Kensington Metropark is one of Michigan’s most popular parks due to its 4,000+ acres of wooded, hilly terrain. In addition to ample water activities on Kent Lake, this Metropark houses a golf course, a 27-hole disc golf course, picnic areas, a nature center, and more.

Downtown Howell

The Downtown Howell area is boasting of things to do, places to eat, cocktails to drink, and fall colors to see. Once the trees start to change colors, head to Downtown Howell to enjoy the seasonal decor around the city, then head to Scofield Park to experience the fall colors that surround Thompson Lake.

Lakeland Trail

There truly is nothing like the trails of the Brighton Howell Area during the fall season. Grab your bike or hiking shoes on your next adventure to explore the trails in the area all while taking in the gorgeous fall colors.

Southeast Michigan’s fall colors are truly a sight to be seen. Before the colors begin to change, plan your trip to explore the Brighton Howell Area. Before you plan your trip, request a Visitors Guide to receive area information, sign up for our newsletter, and follow us on social media!

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