8 Great Reasons to Play Outside This Fall [Pictures]
Grab a jacket, head outside and let autumn envelop you in its crisp chill and spectrum of color. Hike and observe wildlife on the nearest trail, experience another lifetime at a historical festival, or picnic under a harvest moon. Autumn shows us why the "Great Outdoors" is just so great. Here's our list of ideas to get you started. -- Shaun Borsh
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Get picking: Applewood Farm and Lohr's Orchard( KENNETH K. LAM / Baltimore Sun / July 9, 2007 )
Applewood Farm in Whiteford hails fall with hayrides, pumpkin picking, model trains, a petting zoo and more. That's if you find your way out of the corn maze, of course. Open Saturdays and Sundays from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. through October. Admission is $4 per person, cash at the gate. Credit cards are accepted for purchases on the farm.
4435 Prospect Road
Fresh apples and pumpkins are ripe for the picking through the month of October at the 85-acre Lohr's Orchard.
3212 Snake Lane