Best dates for leaf peeping in Colorado 2019

Leaf-peeping forecast pieced together by 11 News Meteorologist Lucy Bergemann.
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COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (KKTV) - The leaf-peeping season is just around the corner in Colorado and 11 News Chief Meteorologist Brian Bledsoe and meteorologist Lucy Bergemann are helping everyone plan their trips!

You can see the latest "leaf-peeping forecast" from Lucy at the top of this article.


-Sept. 25 to Oct. 12 From Teulluride to Steamboat Springs between Denver and Grand Junction. View the map at the top for reference.

-Sept. 30 to Oct. 19 From Telluride to Pagosa Springs exting out to Pueblo County. View the map at the top for reference.

-Oct. 5 to Oct. 26 Areas along the I-25 corridor from the north side of the state to Pueblo. (Includes Colorado Springs). View the map at the top for reference.

Bustang, a bus service in Colorado, is offering an Estes trip for the changing of the Aspen leaves this year.

“With Bustang, you don’t have to worry about finding a parking space once you arrive in Estes Park,” said Town of Estes Park Parking and Transit Manager Vanessa Solesbee. “With only 1,200 parking spaces located within the core of our downtown area and great events each weekend in September, spaces are often filled early. Bustang is a great option for those looking to leave the parking (and driving!) to someone else.

Click here for schedule and pricing details.

Take a look at the leaves in Victor Colorado from 2018 below: