Fall comes early at 10,000 feet. Just a few cooler than normal nights in early to mid-September is Mother Natures signal to transform. Aspen quake with gold and sometimes scarlet leaves upside evergreens and a backdrop of towering peaks is more than picturesque. Driving in and around Leadville on the scenic byways offer endless opportunity of that perfect frame. Below are a few of the local proprietors and establishments that are more than happy to help you out. Call ahead for hours, directions, contact information, and their services for aspen viewing.