The Chicago-based Discover Boating organization recommends the Hudson River as one of the 10 top places nationwide to see autumn colours by boat.
In New York, the Hudson River is prime fall colour territory, September right through early November. New York Waterway’s “Shades of Autumn” cruise departs from Manhattan and New Jersey for a trip up the Hudson – http://www.nywaterway.com. For information on other cruises farther upstate, visit http://www.hudsonriver.com/cruises.htm…THE CANADIAN PRESS
This excerpt was taken from a Canadian Press article on the Hudson River and other prime places to experience the Fall foliage. To find more New York City coastal hot spots along the Hudson River, see our book, Going Coastal New York City: Urban Waterfront Guide, 2nd edition.