Although summer is still in full swing, fall weather will be here soon. Announced just this afternoon, the Pocono Mountains is in the running once again for USA TODAY 10Best Destinations for Fall Foliage.

Cast your vote for the Poconos here. You can vote once per day so share this with everyone you know. Voting closes Monday, August 30, 2021, at 11:59 a.m.

“We are thrilled to be nominated again for this contest, as the Pocono Mountains is truly a spectacular sight during the fall season,” said Chris Barrett, President/CEO, Pocono Mountains Visitors Bureau. “From hopping in the car for a scenic cruise to climbing aboard a fall foliage train or chairlift, there are so many ways to enjoy autumn throughout our 2,400 square mile, four-county region.”

A panel of experts and 10Best editors selected the Poconos as a nominee. There is no cost to participate in the contest and nominations aren’t purchased. Learn more here.

The Pocono Mountains Visitors Bureau will launch its highly-popular Fall Foliage Forecast on Thursday, September 9, 2021. Split into three distinct zones and updated weekly, the online forecast shows when and where leaves are projected to be at their peak across the Poconos.


Pocono Mountains visitor information is available online at or by phone at (570) 421-5791. Follow @PoconoTVNetwork on Twitter to stay current with up-to-date information. Established in 1934, the Pocono Mountains Visitors Bureau is a private, non-profit membership organization. The PMVB is the official destination marketing organization for the four counties of Wayne, Pike, Monroe, and Carbon in Northeastern Pennsylvania.