For those of you who have not visited Colorado in the autumn, these pictures depict the golden leaves of Quaking Aspen trees. There's really no bad time to visit Elk Meadow Park, which is part of the Jefferson County open space, but it is difficult to beat the warm days and cool afternoons and evenings.
If you want to know more about this park, click here.
Experiences, such as my hike in Elk Meadow Park, remind all of us why living and studying in Colorado is such a great experience.
--Don C. Smith