Things to Do During the Fall in Cumberland Valley
Celebrate autumn with bright colors, cool weather, and activities ideal for couples or families.
Here you'll find scenic back roads and hiking trails brimming with dazzling reds and stunning yellows; a bounty of apples, pumpkins, and more at our farm markets; seasonal brews along the Cumberland Valley Beer Trail; family-friendly activities including hayrides and corn mazes; and an extensive list of fall festivals and events that showcase why this area is such a wonderful place to live, work, and play.
Cumberland Valley has various lodging options for all budgets, from comfortable hotels to intimate B&Bs. If you are renting an RV, Cumberland Valley is the perfect destination to test out your new wheels, with several campgrounds available to accommodate your "weekend" home.
Your Weekend Easy getaway in Cumberland Valley is just a short two-to-three-hour drive from Philadelphia, Baltimore, Washington, DC, and Pittsburgh. Start planning now!
Fall Foliage & More
Fall Festivals & Events
Cumberland Valley offers an extensive collection of fall festivals and events that celebrate the beauty and bounty of the season and highlight the best of the region -- from food and drinks to entertainment and fine arts. Soak in the view of fields of sunflowers in full bloom, pick your own pumpkins, decorate a scarecrow, savor the flavor of seasonal craft beverages, wander through a corn maze, take a hayride, enjoy live music from local artists, and more! Highlighted events are shown below. Click here to see a full list of events.
Ashcombe Farm & Greenhouses
Themed Fall Festival weekends feature hayrides, field games, hay slides, gardening workshops, and more. Read More
Butcher's Family Fun Farm
Four-acre corn maze, straw castle, barrel train, pedal tractors, super slide, potato launcher, corn cannon, wagon rides and U-pick pumpkins. Read More
Kids can explore and choose from thousands of pumpkins in this 10-acre pumpkin patch. Open daily in October. Read More
Maplewood Produce & Greenhouse
U-pick pumpkins. Read More
Maple Lane Farm
Pumpkins & gourds for sale. Walk the corn maze. Read More
McCurdy's Tree Farm & Landscaping
The 2021 Fall Harvest season will feature new activities and new animals, plus plenty of pumpkins. Read More
Oak Grove Farms
U-pick pumpkins. Read More
Mt. Airy Orchards
Five-acre corn maze, wagon rides, pedal karts, tube slides, corn shed, play area and U-pick pumpkins and apples. Read More
Paulus Farm Market
Fall Fun Fort Play Area with corn box, soybean box, farm toys, farm books, coloring table, mini straw maze, slide and climb area, spring horses and U-pick pumpkins. Read More
Stoner's Dairy Farm
Five-acre themed corn maze, hayrides, play areas, a pumpkin patch, and sunflower field. Read More
Strites Orchard Farm Market & Bakery
Fall corn maze, and U-pick pumpkins and apples. Read More
Biking & Hiking Trails
Kings Gap Environmental Education Center
25 miles of trails & an on-site mansion with educational programs. Read More
Pine Grove Furnace State Park
Located in the Michaux State Forest, includes hiking, access to the Appalachian Trail Museum, by a few lakes and the Ironmaster's Mansion. Read More
Colonel Denning State Park
Includes hiking, hunting, birding and biking. Read More
Waggoner's Gap Hawk Watch
Great place for bird watching and hiking. Read More
Cumberland Valley Rail Trail
Biking and hiking along with horseback riding. Read More