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6 Timeshare Resorts to Experience Fall Foliage, Events

by Aoife O'Riordan

Oct 11, 2022

Holiday Inn Club Vacations Smoky Mountain Resort © American Resort Development Association


Many family travelers want ways to not only witness the changing of the leaves, but also immerse themselves in the new season. The American Resort Development Association compiled a list of some of the best destinations and timeshares for families to best experience fall foliage this autumn.


Marriott’s Timber Lodge, South Lake Tahoe, California

This family-friendly resort allows for exciting outdoor activities, from downhill skiing to boating to hiking. The lodge offers spacious one-, two- and three-bedroom villas for families of all sizes. In addition to villas, the lodge includes a modern fitness center, outdoor pool, whirlpool and sauna, and signature restaurant, FiRE + iCE Grill and Bar.




Holiday Inn Club Vacations Smoky Mountain Resort © American Resort Development Association

Holiday Inn Club Vacations Smoky Mountain Resort, Gatlinburg, Tennessee

Located at the foot of the Great Smoky Mountains, this property allows for families to enjoy the best of fall. Gatlinburg features water parks, penguin encounters, rides on the Lightning Rod coaster and more. For some of the country’s best fall foliage spots, head to the city center of Gatlinburg and attend events like the Smoky Mountain Harvest Festival or Oktoberfest at Ober.


The Ranahan

The Ranahan © American Resort Development Association

The Ranahan, Breckenridge, Colorado

For more of an upscale fall trip, head to The Ranahan, situated near Blue River. Enjoy activities like biking, skiing, indoor swimming and more. A family-friendly vacation destination, this hotel offers a ranch-style experience surrounded by Rocky Mountain National Park and Hot Springs.


Club Wyndham Sedona, Sedona, Arizona

Adventurous family travelers wanting to explore Sedona and relax can do that and more at Club Wyndham Sedona. The villas boast stunning views, and its proximity to local attractions and natural spots makes it perfect for a fall trip. Head to nearby West Fork Trail to see vibrant leaves. The area’s other prime fall foliage sites include Allens Bend Trail, Secret Canyon and Huckaby Trail.



Liberty Place Charleston, a Hilton Club © American Resort Development Association


Liberty Place Charleston, a Hilton Club, Charleston, South Carolina

Head to this waterfront city, known for its landmarks and architecture, to take part in fall activities and events. Liberty Place Charleston, a Hilton Club, provides family-friendly accommodations, allowing families to enjoy the city’s fall activities like Boone Hall’s Pumpkin Patch & Corn Maze, Goose Creek Fall Festival, Scarecrows on the Square and the Family Fall Festival.


Breckenridge Resort | Grand Colorado on Peak 8, Denver, Colorado

Breckenridge invites families to Grand Colorado on Peak 8 to experience its many amenities this fall. In addition to multiple theaters and Infinity spa, the resort also features a family fun center. Outdoor fall activities available for guests include leaf peeping, biking, fly fishing and even ghost tours.


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