That feeling when… you plan the perfect fall getaway. With trees wrapped in vibrant fall colors, crisp air carrying the smell of crunchy fallen leaves, and an abundance of fall activities throughout the season, the greater St. Cloud, MN area is the perfect place to get away and experience fall. 

Grab your hoodie and come be a part of the fall harvest season in Central Minnesota by adding pumpkin patches and apple orchards to your itinerary. Offering up Instagram worthy photo opportunities, a fun filled day for the whole family, and a chance to relax and be inspired by the season – you can’t go wrong. Hidden Cove Orchard in Cold Spring, MN, A&G Produce & Corn Maze in St. Joseph, MN, and Fairhaven Farms in Fairhaven, MN are great options for fresh apples, perfect pumpkins, home décor, and kid friendly activities like hayrides and corn mazes. 

Fall foliage in Central Minnesota is not to be missed. The greater St. Cloud area offers an endless supply of viewing opportunities that are great for everyone! Quarry Park and Nature Preserve in Waite Park, MN is stunning, Clear Waters Outfitting in Clearwater, MN lets you take in the fall beauty from a canoe on the Mississippi River, and if a hike is more your style, the Beaver Island Trail in St. Cloud, MN will not disappoint. 

If your fall getaway wouldn’t be complete without some Halloween fun, then the greater St. Cloud area has you covered. Molitor’s Haunted Acres in Sauk Rapids, MN and Harvest of Horrors in St. Augusta, MN are terrifying attractions that are not for the faint of heart. Family friendly Halloween fun is always a hit at Hemker Park & Zoo’s Boo at the Zoo in Freeport, MN. 

Come feel something real, visit Greater St. Cloud, MN.