The crisp season of cooler days and colorful leaves only lasts so long. To truly experience it, put these activities on your to-do list this autumn. Click the bold text in each item for more details.
Go hiking Take in the fall colors from top of Sugarloaf Mountain in northern Montgomery County. The trail to the top is popular with families and relatively short. Get tips for easy ways to try other hikes, plus camping and kayaking in Outdoors 101. Ricky Carioti/The Washington Post Buy Photo