Fall Leaf Peepers - Hikers, Walkers, Riders or Drivers

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If you are in a Leaf Peeping locale - do you market more specifically to any of the Fall Leaf Peepers - Hikers, Walkers, Riders or Drivers?
If so, how do you go about this? Bike Storage, Private paved parking for motorcycles, maps of scenic walks or hikes?
Your thoughts?
 

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No, I don't specifically market to anyone this time of year. I could put cots out on the lawn and rent them.
We could have a different conversation if this was say....March. *rolls eyes*
 

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Around here there is no need to market to anyone for fall season. People just show up in droves!!!
 

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I have to agree, esp. with FD...I'm thinking of investing in some tents to rent those out!
 

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Okay so how to market to more than one night stays...that is the leaf peeping thing - get out and see the leaves...typically they don't want to stay in one place for long.
 

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Okay so how to market to more than one night stays...that is the leaf peeping thing - get out and see the leaves...typically they don't want to stay in one place for long..
I offer a routing home via more leaves.
 

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Okay so how to market to more than one night stays...that is the leaf peeping thing - get out and see the leaves...typically they don't want to stay in one place for long..
Find something else for them to do on the in-between day - leaves and a musical event, leaves and a crafts festival, leaves and a winery tour. See the leaves on the way out, spend a nice day at whatever, have a great dinner at that place just around the corner, wake up refreshed for the drive home to see more leaves.
 

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Okay so how to market to more than one night stays...that is the leaf peeping thing - get out and see the leaves...typically they don't want to stay in one place for long..
Find something else for them to do on the in-between day - leaves and a musical event, leaves and a crafts festival, leaves and a winery tour. See the leaves on the way out, spend a nice day at whatever, have a great dinner at that place just around the corner, wake up refreshed for the drive home to see more leaves.
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That's what I was going to say...market other things going on around you that will make folks want to stay more than one day. In our location, it is a bit easier because we are within an hour's drive of so many attractions that they can use a place here as a base.
 

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No, I don't specifically market to anyone this time of year. I could put cots out on the lawn and rent them.
We could have a different conversation if this was say....March. *rolls eyes*.
The Farmers Daughter said:
No, I don't specifically market to anyone this time of year. I could put cots out on the lawn and rent them.
We could have a different conversation if this was say....March. *rolls eyes*
You took my answer,
. We could rent out bathtubs.
 

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We have a whole array of things that we present to the guests when they check in. There are all the wineries, golf, antiquing, eating. My husband is so good at it, I wish I could bottle it. Many times during any given season, he'll get people to add more days on to their stay.
 

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We promote the drives and the hikes.
 

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