As the summer heat begins to fade out and the coolness of fall beckons, it becomes evident to all New Yorkers that the most breathtaking season is upon us. Autumn is not just for pumpkin-flavored drinks and oversized sweaters, but it is the prime time to take in all the beauty that nature displays for our appreciation. It is time to pick your head up from those cellphones and start indulging in all of the beauty New York has to offer. Luckily, there is no research involved, as we’ve created a master list of the must-see NYC parks this autumn!
With a reputation as one of the most beautiful places on this earth, Niagara Falls, the oldest state park and one of the nation’s national historic landmarks, is a must-see this upcoming season. This park has several famous waterfalls that cascade throughout, including the American Falls, The Bridal Veil Falls, and part of the Canadian Falls. Hop aboard the Maid of the Mist, a world-famous boat, for a trip around the waters of the Horseshoe and the American falls. Niagara also has perfect opportunities for active folk, like hiking in the Niagara Gorge. Go on and venture upstate to witness this beauty in person.