DENVER (KDVR) — Fall colors are arriving a bit later than usual in Colorado, but leaves have started changing. The Pinpoint Weather team is out with a new, updated forecast of when you can expect peak colors across the state.
Colorado is having one of its wettest years on record. All that rain may have set the state up for a particularly vivid year for fall foliage. Now is the time to plan trips to see the best fall colors in Colorado, with the season of changing leaves arriving.
When will fall colors peak in Colorado in 2023?
The Pinpoint Weather team has adjusted the forecast for peak colors to arrive a bit later.
The Pinpoint Weather team has put out these dates for peak color as of Sept. 22. But keep in mind, it’s still possible the timing could adjusted for future dates.
- Sept. 22-Oct. 7:
Rocky Mountain National Park, Steamboat Springs, Flat Tops
- Sept. 24-Oct. 10:
Vail, Summit County, Aspen, Gunnison, Grand Mesa
- Sept. 27-Oct. 15:
San Juan Mountains, Sangre De Cristo Mountains
Photo gallery of fall colors in Colorado
More about fall in Colorado
If you don’t want to miss any of what autumn has to offer, check out FOX31’s Ultimate Denver Fall Guide 2023. Here are some recent stories to get you ready for the season.
More articles will be coming in the fall guide as the season continues.