Breathtaking fall colors blanket parts of Colorado in gold, red and green

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DENVER–  Fall colors are starting to peak across Colorado.

Areas like Breckenridge, Vail and Steamboat Springs were blanketed in colors of gold, red and green over the weekend.

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To help plan your fall colors drive, we’ve put together a map of when colors are expected to peak.

Click here to see an interactive map of the country – just slide the bar at the bottom to see when fall colors peaks anywhere in America.

Fall colors will start popping up in the mountains from September 27-October 5.

The fall colors will make their way to Denver and the Front Range in early October.

Pinpoint Weather Meteorologist Chris Tomer has some suggestions on where to go if you’re looking to experience the best fall colors in Colorado.

Within 1 hour of Denver:
Guanella Pass
Peak to Peak Highway
Rocky Mountain National Park
Winter Park
Kenosha Pass

Within 2 hours of Denver:
Tennessee Pass
Hoosier Pass
Grand Lake

Within 3-4 hours of Denver:
Rabbit Ears Pass
Buena Vista
Independence Pass
Monarch Pass
Grand Mesa

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