2

I want to take a Metro North train north along the Hudson River from New York City, about 1-2 hours travel, maybe Peekskill. When would be the best time this year?

3

Foliage is late this year in this region. Normally you would expect peak foliage in mid-October, but we're still seeing a lot of green here currently. Based on current levels, I would expect to see peak color during the first two weeks in November.

If foliage is your main concern, I would consider traveling a little further north than Peekskill. You'll be getting better scenery if you stay on Metro-North until you get up to the Poughkeepsie region. Even if you don't feel like renting a car, taking the Walkway Over the Hudson to the west side of the river will put you right at the foothills of the Catskills.

Your Answer

By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you agree to our terms of service, privacy policy and cookie policy

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.