Aspen Misc.: Times readers share their favorite summer photos from the area

A couple of Sundays a month The Aspen Times publishes reader submitted photos. From the Snowmass rodeo to rainbows and Fourth of July, it’s been a fun few weeks.

To submit a photo to be considered for publication, email it to managing editor Rick Carroll at

Seventeen-year-old Joshua Sukoff of New York has been shooting lots of photographs depicting Aspen-area life this summer, including this expression-filled pic from last week's rodeo in Snowmass Village. (Joshua Sukoff/Courtesy photo)
Reader Kathryn Rabinow took this the evening of July 2 when the Pot of Gold seemed to be located at the base of Aspen Mountain. “I took this photo around 6:30 in the evening when a very unexpected rainbow framed against the bright blue sky and the green mountains of Smuggler and Ajax,” she said. (Kathryn Rabinow/Courtesy photo)


Mixing a sunset with a rainbow of sorts, Kyle Franklin caught this June 30 sunset rainbow from the dog park in Carbondale. (Kyle Franklin/Courtesy photo)
Charlie Thicksten earned his stripes at the kids bicycle parade held as part of last week's Fourth of July festivities in downtown Aspen. (Caroline Thicksten/Courtesy photo)
Reader Ryan Thiers recently captured this rainbow over Aspen after an early evening shower. (Ryan Thiers/Special to The Aspen Times)