For more stories like this, check out our Good Life section.As summer beach and camping trips fade into the rear view, a unique travel window opens in America's National Parks. Now is the perfect time to head to wild places, where abundant trees are kicking off a colorful fall show. Here are some of the best National Parks for finding that perfect autumnal sweet spot between summer crowds and wintry solitude.
Repanshek suggests a morning or afternoon hike out to Landscape arch, passing the Double-O Arch and even out to the Dark Angel along the Devils Garden Trail. If hiking isn't your thing, you can take a driving tour of certain areas of the park instead. "The blue sky, red rock sandstone, and golden aspens make for an incredible visual palette," Repanshek says.