The Instagrammer’s Guide to Fall in Ohio
By Meg Berno

The Instagrammer’s Guide to Fall in Ohio

Part of what makes fall one of Ohio’s most generous seasons is finding new ways to celebrate this beautiful time of year and sharing your memories through social media. Whether you’re into active adventures or serene escapes, we are bringing you the most Instagram-worthy locales to kick off your Fallidays! Read on for some insta-inspiration, and share your photos with us using #OhioFall17.

Sunflower Fields

Sunflower fields are all-the-rage this year and offer a beautiful canvas for your next Insta profile pic. You can find a few different fields throughout the state like Gorman Heritage Farms near Cincinnati or the Maria’s Field of Hope in Avon.

Apple Picking

Nothing gets you in the mood for fall like a trip to one of Ohio’s many apple orchards. Grab the family or a group of friends for some scenic backdrops and yummy hot apple cider. Visit our Apple Picking Guide to find a beautiful Ohio orchard!


I know what you may be thinking. Kayaking? In the fall? But kayaking and canoeing have become increasingly popular ways to view fall foliage from a new and unique perspective. Check out the Ohio Department of Natural Resources Paddle Ohio map of waterways where you can peep some of the best fall color for your next photo-op.

Covered Bridges

Frame your photo with one of Ohio’s many covered bridges! Recently, these charming overpasses have become a unique backdrop for family portraits and even fall engagement pictures. Tip: Visit the Covered Bridge Map and plan a driving tour of Ohio’s fall foliage. Ready, Set, Snap!

The Circleville Pumpkin Show

Take part in – and photos of – one of the most noteworthy fall events in Ohio. Snap a photo in front of the iconic pumpkin tower or capture the essence of fun on the Ferris wheel. Whether you’re enjoying a pumpkin flavored donut or having a cup of hot cocoa, this event is the perfect backdrop to capture your fallidays.

Fire Towers

Talk about a bird’s-eye-view! Fire towers provide breathtaking views for every fall color lover. Autumn adventurers can climb all the way to the top of these structures for an elevated insta-worthy shot. Plan Ahead! Find the best fall color near you by visiting our fall color map and check out the Ohio Department of Natural Resource’s Fall Color Report.

There you have it! Get outside and enjoy fall in Ohio, and share your memories with us using #OhioFall17!

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About the Author

Meg Berno is a freelance writer and Marketing Coordinator with the Dublin Convention & Visitors Bureau. Meg graduated from Miami University with a degree in Strategic Communications. Outside of work, Meg enjoys photography, writing and finding new places to explore in Ohio.