Photo taken by Nadja Rider of Craig. on Oct. 7. "Just west of Steamboat Springs looking east towards the ski mountain with the Yampa River in the foreground. The golds along the river are cottonwoods. "
Daniel McVey took this photo on Sept. 30 and wrote "Dramatic light on the aspen grove after the Sun set behind Buffalo Mountain on this stratified Summit County scene. Photo was taken in the Williams Fork Range above Silverthorne with a 400mm zoom lens."
Meg Gallagher of Westminster took this photo on Oct. 3 and wrote "The beauty of the season is in our own backyards, not just in the mountains. Both pix were taken along the Clear Creek Bike Trail in Wheat Ridge."