Town closes roads to idyllic fall scene after tourists caused ‘nuisance’

Posted on AllSides September 22nd, 2023
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Even those who’ve never been to Sleepy Hollow Farm in Pomfret, Vt., might know what it looks like. The landscape, with its farmhouse nestled in the embrace of fiery red-, orange- and yellow-leaved trees, has been frequented by tourists looking to capture the perfect autumn aesthetic. Photos and videos of the idyllic scene along a winding, unpaved road have appeared across social media in recent years, fueling the frenzy of visitors during peak fall foliage. But this season, Sleepy Hollow Farm will likely be much quieter. The Pomfret town government,...

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