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Fall Leaves

a photo of fall leaves
Aspen leaves turn golden in the fall due to their carotene accessory pigments while Fremont geranium (Geranium caespitosum) leaves have turned red because of their anthocyanin accessory pigments.
Photo courtesy of Rocky Mountain National Park.


  

Did You Know?

Mama Cabin in the Holzwarth Historic District

The Holzwarth Historic District is a former guest ranch on the Colorado River. Open to visitors during the summer, the property features a dozen small cabins including the Mama cabin, named after Sophia Holzwarth, who ran the rustic resort.