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DENVER — As you travel around Colorado to catch the best fall colors, this leaf guide will help you identify the trees that help make our state so colorful in autumn.

Look though the galley to see photos of some the most common leaves found in Colorado.  Check the guide when you’re out leaf peeping, and keep in mind the color you see on the leaves may be different than in the photos above.

Get more details on Colorado’s trees on Colorado State’s Major Tree Species site and the USDA’s Field Guide to Forest Plants of South-Central Colorado.