If you love winter weather and outdoor sports you probably got a little excited this week when areas of Colorado started to report some of the first snowfalls of the season.

Mainly it was the higher elevations around the state where we started to see some of our roadways get covered in snow the past few nights. Not to worry, most of it is melting away as we speak but more will be here soon.

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See All the Snow Colorado Received in Early October

Scroll through the gallery below to see a glimpse of areas that saw snowfall over the last few days. Most shots from the cameras at ColoradoTrip.org and usually show two directions at each camera position, but some places only show one direction.

Enjoy snowbirds, more will be here soon.

See All the Snow Colorado Received in Early October

See all the locations in Colorado that have seen snowfall in early October of 2021.

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