Pennsylvania ranks among the best states to visit in the fall

By NewsRadio 1020 KDKA

Pennsylvania is among the best states to visit in the fall according to a new ranking.

Website LawnStarter took a look at 47 states to compare data.

Pennsylvania is ranked as the overall 4th best state to visit in the fall.

The site used five categories to rank the states including parks and forests, entertainment, trails, yard size and natural hazards.

Among those categories, here's how the keystone state ranks:

  • entertainment - 2
  • trails - 6
  • yard size -9
  • parks and forests - 12
  • natural hazards - 17

When it comes to entertainment, PA sits at number two

Making up the others in the top five include Colorado at number five, Michigan at number three, Alaska at number two and New York at number one.

California, Oregon and Washington were excluded from the list due to recent wildfires.

Recently, a town in Pennsylvania made a list as one of the best states for leaf peeping.

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