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Fall foliage near Long Island: 3 great destinations

When it comes to access to spectacular fall foliage, New Yorkers are not as blessed as New Englanders. But that hardly makes them deprived — not when they are within relatively easy striking distance of classic autumnal splendor. Less than 150 miles away, in fact, are three extensive — and extensively forested — mountainous areas: the Poconos, the Catskills and the Berkshires, each offering veteran and novice leaf-peepers plenty of opportunities… read more.