Have you been wearing red, orange, and yellow since the start of August? Is your Halloween costume already planned out? Are you holding a pumpkin spice latte right now? If so, I’ll bet you’re as ready for autumn as I am!
Fall is the perfect time to explore some of Wisconsin’s many hiking trails and enjoy the beautiful fall foliage. Looking to take a scenic walk this season? Here are my top three picks for fall hikes in Wisconsin!
This gem feels like you’re in the middle of Wisconsin’s northwoods, even though it is under an hour’s drive up from Milwaukee! You’ll want to make sure to take the trail around Quarry Lake for the best view of the changing colors. Check out more pictures from my inaugural hike with Women Hiking Wisconsin here!
There is so much to see along this 20+ mile loop, from lake views to historic mansions. Start early to enjoy the crisp autumn air and take breaks to warm up at one of the many restaurants around the lake. Only have a short amount of time to spend on your trip? Click here for the best way to experience Lake Geneva in just 12 hours.
It may not be the tallest point in Wisconsin, but it is definitely worth the climb. The view from the lookout tower is especially breathtaking, so be sure to have your camera ready! My complete guide to falling in love with Marathon County can be found here.
Where in Wisconsin do you love to hike in the fall? I would love for you to share your favorite spots below!