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Top 5 Fall Glamping Destinations in the US
Written by: Alexandria Autrey
As Fall approaches, Glamping.com has compiled the top five "must visit" glamping destinations in the United States.
Each of these glamping resorts offers a unique experience by merging luxury with a "one of a kind" outdoor experience.
Use our list to inspire a weekend reprieve from the mundane work week or the urban blues. Comfort, luxury, exploration and rejuvenation could be just a short drive or flight away.
Pick from our list of amazing properties below to begin your adventure.
#1: The Resort at Paws Up, Montana
Paws Up resort is the crossroads of incomparable luxury and wilderness. This ranch is situated on 37,000 acres of a working cattle ranch and provides an a incomparable connection to the stunning Montana landscape. With the kids back in school, Fall is the perfect time to escape to this Montana resort. You can see bears prepare for winter, watch the leaves change to vibrant colors and sip on local hot cider all from the same window. Because Paws Up Resort offers so many different and unique activities such as hot air balloon rides, there is no way an autumn view and adventure will be missed. Fall is a perfect time to take advantage of this luxury destination for the colors, weather and amazing experience.
#2: Glen Oaks Big Sur, California
Glen Oaks Big Sur offers guests fresh rustic-modern decor and green sensibility. This resort's remake takes the lead with it's original adobe walls known for keeping the hot sun out and the warmth in. Which will come in handy as the leaves start changing and the climate starts dropping. In addition, this glamping resort uses recycled and renewable stone to create a healthy and natural environment. Glen Oaks Big Sur is the perfect fall destination because, the weather will stay in the low seventies which is just the right temperature for big cozy sweaters, smores by the fire and a picturesque view of the beautiful valleys covered in apples and colored leaves. Experience the changing of the seasons just 90 minutes away from Los Angeles.
#3: Outlook Lodge, Colorado
This lodge is a cozy glamping retreat tucked away in the picturesque Green Mountain Falls, Colorado. Outlook lodge is a private escape that provides all the necessary comforts, while also maintaining a rustic simplicity. In addition, this glamping destination offers only a few rooms to ensure your stay is both quiet and intimate. This small town is just minutes away from Colorado Springs and is the perfect autumn mountain destination. The Lodge already cozied up to the mountains will provide beautiful 360 views of the changing seasons and the natural assets that include creeks, waterfalls, a lake, rugged cliffs, forests, wildflowers and abundant wildlife right outside your window. Green Mountain Falls also provides excellent day excursions to pick pumpkins or sample local restaurants. Experience a stay at Outlook Lodge and become one with autumn like you never knew you could.
#4: Cyprus Canopy Tours, Texas
The Treehouse's at Cypress Valley Canopy Tours are nestled high up in the stunning cypress trees. Each tree-house offers accommodations for two to six guests, and is sure to leave you with a stay to remember. Fall in Texas is a rare experience, with temperatures staying in the upper 70s during the day there is not an experience you can't have. Each treehouse has a wrap around porch perfect for sipping coffee and watching the sunrise on a cool Texas morning. You can also enjoy an evening in the magnificent bathhouse that has a waterfall-filled tub overlooking the ravine. This Texas escape is sure to be the perfect autumn retreat where you can experience one of the most breath taking seasons in style. Texas is always nice with the weather cooling off from the summer heat and actually becomes a very popular time to enjoy the outdoors.
#5: Moose Meadow Lodge, Vermont
The Moose Meadow lodge is a New England treehouse getaway. The treehouse is a two story fully furnished space, offering a queen size bed and a private bathroom on the first-floor deck with a custom sink made from rock found on the property, a shower and an incinerating toilet bringing guests a spa-like experience. In addition to it's amazing amenities, the treehouse is surrounded by picturesque views of the surrounding woodlands, which is an experience unlike any other during the fall season. Visiting local farms and drinking fresh apple cider is one of the many perks of New England in the fall. A few minutes outside the resort, guests can visit the Ben and Jerry's original ice cream factory and take home some samples that would be an amazing addition to any autumn camp fire. The Moose Meadow Lodge in Fall is an experience unlike any other because, nothing compares to an autumn in New England.