Photos of colorful aspens in the San Juans and Elk Mountains of Colorado, during the autumn of 2010.
Vast slopes of golden autumn aspens along Red Mountain Pass. Red Mountain #1 is in the background. September.
Bright backlit yellow and green aspens combine to create a brilliant citrus flavor under the sunlight - September.
Fallen aspen leaves under that special golden aspen light - September.
A double rainbow reflects in Beaver Lake, near the town of Marble, on a rainy September morning.
Capitol Peak towers above the yellow aspens of Capitol Creek on a gorgeous bluebird September day.
Golden aspens at sunset on Grand Mesa - October.
Vast fields of bright orange aspens on Grand Mesa - October.
Brilliant red aspen, against a brilliant blue sky - October.
Dolores Peak, covered in fresh autumn snow, towers over vast fields of golden aspens near Telluride.
Colorful autumn aspens reflected in Woods Lake, near Telluride.
Brilliant reds, oranges, and yellows of autumn aspens reflect in a small lake - October.
Peak "S 9" in the Sneffels Range towers over brilliant autumn aspens, as potent storm clouds loom overhead.
Brilliant red and orange autumn aspens near Dallas Divide along the Sneffels Range - October.
Colorful aspens along Woods Lake, near Telluride, Colorado - October.
Fall colors in the town of Ouray, Colorado - October.
Storm clouds swirl about Mt. Abrams, over the town of Ouray and the Uncompahgre Gorge.
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