9 Fall Dates Near Toronto That Will Make You Be-Leaf In True Love
Spice up your season!
These fall date ideas include pumpkin picking and scenic train rides that will have you falling hard for each other.
Take A Plunge Into A Pool Of Cranberries
Price: To be announced
When: To be announced
Address: 1074 Cranberry Rd., Bala, ON
Why You Need To Go: The Muskoka Lakes Farm & Winery plans to reopen its iconic Cranberry Plunge this season, and you and your boo can wade through a giant pool of red berries.
Hike To A Breathtaking Lookout
Price: $10 reservation fee, $10.50 per vehicle, $5 per person
Address: Harvest Road, Dundas, ON
Why You Need To Go: Situated in Spencer Gorge Conservation Area, Dundas Peak boasts jaw-dropping views of fall foliage. Reservations are required in advance.
Pick A Pumpkin
Price: $12 admission per adult
When: Opens September 4, 2021
Address: 9496 Heritage Rd., Brampton, ON
Why You Need To Go: Carl Laidlaw Orchards is a charming place to spend a fall day, and you'll feel as if you've stepped into a fairytale. After picking the perfect pumpkin, enjoy a cup of apple cider while gazing over the river.
Visit A Spooky Castle
Price: $30+ per ticket
When: October 1-31, 2021
Address: 1 Austin Terrace, Toronto, ON
Why You Need To Go: Get spooked at Casa Loma's Legends Of Horror event. This season, you can enjoy a boozy drink from the new cocktail lounge.
Take A Train Ride Through A Valley Of Colours
Price: $15 per adult
When: October 2-17, 2021
Address: 28 Mill St. W., Tottenham, ON
Why You Need To Go: You'll feel like you're on your way to Hogwarts at the South Simcoe Railway Fall Colours Excursions. The historic train will take you through a valley of red and gold.
Spend A Day At The Spa
Price: $75+ for baths
Address: 152 Grey Rd. 21, Blue Mountains, ON
Why You Need To Go: Treat yourselves to a spa getaway at Scandinave Spa. Located in a forest, you can take in the fall surroundings while relaxing in the outdoor baths.
Go Apple Picking
Price: Minimum purchase of one half-bushel ($40)
When: Plans to open September 11, 2021
Address: 6275 Liberty St. N., Bowmanville, ON
Why You Need To Go: Thousands of apple trees await at this Archibald's Estate Winery. On weekends, you can enjoy free wine and cider tastings. Plus, the caramel apple dumplings will have you feeling sweet.
Get Lost In A Corn Maze
Price: $15+ per adult
When: September 10, 2021, until the end of October
Address: 1805 Taunton Road E., Hampton, ON
Why You Need To Go: Bring a bit of magic to your date by exploring this Alice-In-Wonderland-themed corn maze at Pingles Farm Market. After, you can pick colourful pumpkins and indulge in treats from the bakery.
Drive Through A Pumpkin Paradise
Price: $39+ per car
When: September 17 to November 8, 2021
Address: 8560 Tremaine Rd., Milton, ON
Why You Need To Go: Pumpkins After Dark will take you along a trail lit with glowing jack-o'-lantern and sculptures. There are also new surprises this year.
Before you get going, check out our Responsible Travel Guide so you can be informed, be safe, be smart, and most of all, be respectful on your adventure.