Experience the beauty of the fall foliage this autumn in Lake Geneva, No. 9 for America's Best Towns for Fall Colors. As the weather gets cooler, these dazzling fall colors will leave you in awe and begging for your next Lake Geneva trip. We've provided a list of the best places to experience these gorgeous fall colors.
The Wisconsin Department of Tourism predicts peak color expected 3rd week in October. For updates visit the Color Report.
Scenic fall drives
Enjoy a relaxing drive with the windows down to relish in the cool, crisp breeze and experience the beautiful nature around you. Scenic drives and rustic roads in Walworth County/Lake Geneva area include: South Road, Steel Road, Spring Valley Road and Knob Hill Road between WIS 50 and WIS 36. Back Road, Sheridan Springs Road, Spring Valley Road and Church Road, between WIS 50 and WIS 36. Hwy. 50 west out of Lake Geneva to Snake Road. This route will take you from Snake Road/Woods School, cross over Hwy. 50, which becomes Schofield Rd. and go to South Shore Dr. For the Lake Como experience take past the entrances to many of the lake's most stunning homes.
Hot air balloon ride
Take flight via The Lake Geneva Balloon Company. Glide through the air in a hot air balloon and experience the fall colors through a birds eye view. You'll experience amazing panoramas of Wisconsin's woodlands and a big-picture look at fall's radiance. Book a hot air balloon flight to enjoy the sunrise or sunset featuring the beauty of Lake Geneva.
Lake shore path
Take a walk on Lake Geneva's Lake Shore Path to experience nature up close. This 21-mile shore path is open to everyone and has an entrance that is located directly across the street from The Abbey Resort. The Abbey provides guided tour shore path walks for our guests on scheduled days. Most of the homes on the lake have beautifully crafted gardens and landscaping that peak in the fall time. There is so much beauty around Geneva Lake that it is impossible to see everything on your first walk around the path!
Cruise through Geneva Lake on one of Lake Geneva Cruise Line's public tour boats. The views of the fall color along the shores of Lake Geneva make autumn an especially wonderful time of year. These boats have indoor and outdoor seating with heating for the cooler days. Capture the full beauty and history of Geneva Lake this fall at Lake Geneva Cruise Line.
Glide through the air in a sky-high adventure with a 2.5 hour canopy tour! Experience the blazing fall colors like never before from the canopy! As you fly the forest from tree to tree, get the full aerial view of the fall charm. Rope bridges, staircases and 8 zip lines keep the adrenaline going for this 2.5 hour fully-guided tour. Book with Lake Geneva Canopy Tour now for the ultimate adventure with breath-taking views.Back to Blog