While we’re big supporters of enjoying the great outdoors and pristine national parks, especially when it comes to fall foliage, there’s something to be said for leaf peeping amid skyscrapers. If you haven’t been able to explore some of the country’s big cities, you might not know that large parks lie within city limits or that greenways offer the perfect escape into nature. These outlets have made cities both more livable and more beautiful—and they’ve also provided a space for trees to show off their vibrant colors.
Before you head out to the countryside or forest to get a look at fall foliage, consider a trip that’s a bit different. Visit one of these 10 cities for urban leaf peeping and experience fall color like never before.