Trip Reports: Autumn Colors In Crested Butte, Colorado - September/October 2015

In September 2015 we made the move from Ouray to Crested Butte, and have been enjoying hiking the trails and savoring the golden autumn colors around here.  Here's some photos!

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Mt Crested Butte Autumn Clouds

Clouds over Mt. Crested Butte - September. Photo © copyright by Jack Brauer.

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Mt Crested Butte Autumn Summit

View from the summit of Mt. Crested Butte - September. Photo © copyright by Jack Brauer.

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Crested Butte Autumn Chairlift

Chairlifts and golden aspens on Mt. Crested Butte - September. Photo © copyright by Jack Brauer.

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Mt Crested Butte Autumn Sunset

A colorful autumn sunset over Mt. Crested Butte - September. Photo © copyright by Jack Brauer.

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Stained Glass Forest

Hiking through a golden aspen forest in September. Photo © copyright by Jack Brauer.

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Quaking Fire

Colorful aspens - September. Photo © copyright by Jack Brauer.

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Fiery Aspens

Fiery reddish-orange aspens brilliantly backlit by the setting sun -- September. Photo © copyright by Jack Brauer.

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Mt Crested Butte Autumn Panorama

Mt. Crested Butte and golden autumn aspens on a cloudy September day. Photo © copyright by Jack Brauer.

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Crested Butte Autumn Evening

Mt. Crested Butte and colorful aspens in late September. Photo © copyright by Jack Brauer.

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Sunset Over Mt. Crested Butte

A colorful sunset above Mt. Crested Butte - October. Photo © copyright by Jack Brauer.

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First Snow in the Elks

First snow dusting the Elk Mountains as seen from Mt. Crested Butte - October 6. Photo © copyright by Jack Brauer.

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Aspens and Marcellina

Vast fields of aspen along Kebler Pass, with Marcellina Mountain rising above - October. Photo © copyright by Jack Brauer.

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Stormy Kebler

Rainy weather and colorful aspens near Kebler Pass - October. Photo © copyright by Jack Brauer.

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Autumn Sky

Colorful aspens and a blue sky at Kebler Pass. Photo © copyright by Jack Brauer.

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Rainbow Over Crested Butte

A rainbow shines over the town of Crested Butte, Colorado - October. Photo © copyright by Jack Brauer.

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Above the Aspens

Hiking on Mt. Owen, high above the aspens of Kebler Pass. Photo © copyright by Jack Brauer.

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Sun Halo Hiker

Hiking along the south ridge of Mt. Owen with a sun halo above. Photo © copyright by Jack Brauer.

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