Mar 14, 2024 - News

The major snowstorm that hit Colorado, in 13 photos

Jereme Koehler works to clear a walkway in Lakewood. Photo: RJ Sangosti/Denver Post via Getty Images

Jereme Koehler works to clear a walkway in Lakewood. Photo: RJ Sangosti/Denver Post via Getty Images

Not everyone hunkered down Thursday as snow blanketed the Denver metro area.

The intrigue: Here's what it looked like out there, courtesy of the local photographers.

Jereme Koehler works to clear a walkway in Lakewood. Photo: RJ Sangosti/Denver Post via Getty Images
Sam Kokx, 11, front, sleds with his brother Ben, 8, at Ruby Hill Park in Denver. Photo: Hyoung Chang/The Denver Post
Jose and Candy Corana, accompanied by their three sons, endured an unexpected overnight stay at Denver International Airport. Their journey from Mexico City to San Diego, with a layover in Denver, was disrupted by the snowstorm. Photo: RJ Sangosti/Denver Post via Getty Images
Jose and Candy Corana, accompanied by their three sons, endured an unexpected overnight stay at Denver International Airport. Their journey from Mexico City to San Diego, with a layover in Denver, was disrupted by the snowstorm. Photo: RJ Sangosti/Denver Post via Getty Images
A golden retriever races through the snow in Boulder. Photo: Mark Makela/Getty Images
A golden retriever races through the snow in Boulder. Photo: Mark Makela/Getty Images
Jorge Perera sweeps snow at the corner of Broadway and 1st Avenue in Denver. Photo: Hyoung Chang/The Denver Post
Jorge Perera sweeps snow at the corner of Broadway and 1st Avenue in Denver. Photo: Hyoung Chang/The Denver Post
Florian Knopf, front, and the University of Denver cross country ski team make loops at snow covered Washington Park. Photo: Hyoung Chang/The Denver Post
Florian Knopf, front, and the University of Denver cross country ski team make loops at snow covered Washington Park. Photo: Hyoung Chang/The Denver Post
Alice Hamilton, 5, right, makes a snowman with her mother, Stephanie, at James H. Platt Park in Denver. Photo: Hyoung Chang/The Denver Post
Alice Hamilton, 5, right, makes a snowman with her mother, Stephanie, at James H. Platt Park in Denver. Photo: Hyoung Chang/The Denver Post
A pedestrian makes her way across West Colfax Avenue amid the snow. Photo: RJ Sangosti/Denver Post via Getty Images
A pedestrian makes her way across West Colfax Avenue amid the snow. Photo: RJ Sangosti/Denver Post via Getty Images
Planes line up for de-icing at Denver International Airport. Photo: RJ Sangosti/Denver Post via Getty Images
Planes line up for de-icing at Denver International Airport. Photo: RJ Sangosti/Denver Post via Getty Images
A snow-covered tree blocks the sidewalk of Franklin Street in downtown Denver. Photo: Hyoung Chang/The Denver Post
A snow-covered tree blocks the sidewalk of Franklin Street in downtown Denver. Photo: Hyoung Chang/The Denver Post
The Vandenoever family builds a snowman in Boulder. Photo: Mark Makela/Getty Images
The Vandenoever family builds a snowman in Boulder. Photo: Mark Makela/Getty Images
Luke Martinez, 18, enjoys his first time skiing at Ruby Hill Park in Denver, Colorado on Thursday, March 14, 2024. A major Colorado snowstorm arrived overnight Wednesday and has already dropped more than 2 feet of snow in some areas of the Front Range foothills. Photo: Hyoung Chang/The Denver Post
Luke Martinez, 18, enjoys his first time skiing at Ruby Hill Park in Denver. Photo: Hyoung Chang/The Denver Post
Snowboarder Jesse Orlean jumps off Kings Rock at Breckenridge ski resort. Photo courtesy of JP Douvalakis
Snowboarder Jesse Orlean jumps off Kings Rock at Breckenridge ski resort. Photo courtesy of JP Douvalakis
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