Don’t get leafed behind

Don’t get leafed behind

For viewing high country fall colors, the time is now
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U.S. Highway 550 between Durango and Silverton will be a popular route once again this fall for people wishing to see trees changing in the San Juan National Forest. Today is the autumnal equinox – the official start of fall.
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Most aspen have turned around Silverton, but the foliage near Purgatory ski area is still turning.
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Public lands officials recommend to head high to see colors this weekend.
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SHAUN STANLEY/Durango Herald - DURANGO - 09/19/2012 -
Water droplets from Cascade Creek ride an aspen leaf down stream as fall colors adorn the banks and mountainsides of the San Juan national Forest.
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SHAUN STANLEY/Durango Herald - DURANGO - 09/18/2012 - The morning sun peek through the branches of Quaking Aspen along U.S. 550 between Coal Bank and Molas Pass with Twilght Peak on the horizon.
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SHAUN STANLEY/Durango Herald - DURANGO - 09/18/2012 - U.S. Highway 550 between Durango and Silverton will be a popular route once again this fall for people wishing to see the fall colors within the San Juan National Forest.
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SHAUN STANLEY/Durango Herald - DURANGO - 09/19/2012 - The beauty is in the details within the San Juan National Forest on the mountainside above Lime Creek Wednesday as demonstrated in this flash illuminated aspen leaf.
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SHAUN STANLEY/Durango Herald - DURANGO - 09/19/2012 -
Late afternoon sunlight reflect off thewaters of Cascade Creek saturating the fall colors of an aspen tree along the banks.
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SHAUN STANLEY/Durango Herald - DURANGO - 09/19/2012 -
Fall colors are reflected in a car window parked at a pullout along U.S. Highway 550 near Molas Pass Wednesday.
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SHAUN STANLEY/Durango Herald - DURANGO - 09/18/2012 -
A bus winds along U.S. Highway 550 between Coal Bank Pass and Molas Pass Tuesdays as fall colors begin to show along the mountainsides of the San Juan National Forest.
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SHAUN STANLEY/Durango Herald - DURANGO - 09/19/2012 -
Aspen leaves sway in a cool afternoon breeze signaling the changing of the season on the high country outside of Durango.
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SHAUN STANLEY/Durango Herald - DURANGO - 09/18/2012 -
Quaking Aspen ablaze in colors just off of U.S. 550 between Coal Bank and Molas Pass with Twilght Peak on the horizon.
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SHAUN STANLEY/Durango Herald - DURANGO - 09/19/2012 -
Morning sunlight illuminates a stand of aspen tress starting to turn their fall colors with the San Juan National Forest.
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SHAUN STANLEY/Durango Herald - DURANGO - 09/19/2012 -
A macro view of an aspen leaf displaying it's fall colors before falling to the ground in the Lime Creek area of the San Juan National Forest.
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SHAUN STANLEY/Durango Herald - DURANGO - 09/19/2012 -
The leaves of aspen trees display their range of color backlighted by the afternoon sun along Cascade Creek north of Durango.
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SHAUN STANLEY/Durango Herald - DURANGO - 09/19/2012 -
Fallen leaves create a mosaic of colors and textures on the ground of the San Juan National Forest near Andrews Lake off of U.S.Highway 550.
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