Oranges and reds. Pale greens and bright yellows. Deep green conifer spires. Autumn in lakes country is the opportune time to take leisurely drives and hikes to see the spectacular changing Minnesota foliage colors!
Inhale the rich scent of autumn on a scenic hike or drive. Enjoy a day of activities at Tamarac National Wildlife Refuge’s fall festival September 29. The family will enjoy picking their pumpkins at Janu’s Pumpkin Patch near Frazee on weekends beginning September 28.Check the DNR's Fall Color Finder to see leaf color changes across Minnesota. See three suggested Fall Color Tour auto routes to plan your scenic drives and hikes to admire our autumn colors. Excited to see what Detroit Lakes in the fall is like? Watch our autumn video.