17 Scenes from a Splendid Fall Weekend in New England

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Pick Your Own Weeds?

Weed Farms U Pick Marlboro New York Photo
© 2008 Kim Knox Beckius

Photos of Autumn in New England: Columbus Day Weekend 2008

I took 139 photos during my travels in Massachusetts, Connecticut and New York over the Columbus Day holiday weekend in 2008. It was a superb weekend with blue skies, brilliant fall foliage, lush apple trees and pumpkins aplenty.

Here are my 17 favorite scenes from my travels. I hope these photos of autumn in New England inspire you to plan a fall road trip of your own to some of the scenic places I visited including my family's favorite pick-your-own apple farm, Weed Orchards in Marlboro, New York; the lovely William Cullen Bryant Homestead in Cummington, Massachusetts; and the Pumpkin Patch at South Congregational Church in Granby, Connecticut.

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Golden Delicious

Golden Delicious Apples - Apple Tree Photo
© 2008 Kim Knox Beckius

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Apples Afloat

Scenic Pond and Fall Foliage Photo - Weed Farms Marlboro New York
© 2008 Kim Knox Beckius

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Pumpkin Patch

Pumpkin Patch at Weed Farms Marlboro NY - Fall Photo
© 2008 Kim Knox Beckius

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Curious Cows

Curious Cows and Fall Foliage in Sharon Connecticut - Picture
© 2008 Kim Knox Beckius

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Oreo Cow

Oreo Cow Photo - Belted Galloway Cow
© 2008 Kim Knox Beckius

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A Gilded Frame

Church of Christ Congregational Goshen Connecticut - Fall Foliage Photo
© 2008 Kim Knox Beckius

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Moonrise in Connecticut

Moonrise in Connecticut - Fall Leaves and the Almost Full Moon in the October Sky
© 2008 Kim Knox Beckius

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Reservoir at Twilight

Nepaug Reservoir Canton Connecticut - Nepaug Reservoir at Twilight
© 2008 Kim Knox Beckius

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Wild and Scenic River

Westfield River Huntington Massachusetts Fall Foliage Photo - Wild and Scenic Westfield River
© 2008 Kim Knox Beckius

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A Leaf-Lined Drive

Fall Foliage Along the Winding Drive Leading to William Cullen Bryant Homestead Cummington MA
© 2008 Kim Knox Beckius

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Fall Line-up

Fall Line-up - Photo of Fall Trees at Home of William Cullen Bryant
© 2008 Kim Knox Beckius

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A Photographer's Dream

Red Barn and Golden Fall Leaves at William Cullen Bryant Homestead in Massachusetts
© 2008 Kim Knox Beckius

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Inspiring Setting

Massachusetts Fall Foliage Photo - Fall Colors at the William Cullen Bryant Homestead
© 2008 Kim Knox Beckius

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View from the Porch

Fall View from William Cullen Bryant Home Cummington Massachusetts
© 2008 Kim Knox Beckius

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Scattered Oak Leaves

Scattered Oak Leaves on the Ground - Picture of Oak Leaves in the Fall
© 2008 Kim Knox Beckius

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Pious Pumpkins

Church Pumpkin Patch Photo - Orange & White Pumpkins South Congregational Church Granby Connecticut
© 2008 Kim Knox Beckius

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