10/19/2012 04:24 pm ET | Updated Oct 19, 2012

Best Places To See Fall Colors In Chicago: Where To Take In Vibrant Foliage (PHOTOS)

With fall officially here -- and definitely here to stay -- the time is right for mulling a tall thermosful of apple cider, wrapping up with a hoodie and scarf and taking in some trademark fall colors here in Chicago.

But where in and near the city are the best bets for taking in some vibrant fall vibes? We reached out to our readers for their picks -- and added some of our own -- in this mini-guide to autumnal bliss.

(Scroll down to view photos of fall foliage in Chicago and add your own shots.)

Did we miss your favorite spot? Let us know below -- and if you have photographic evidence, all the better.

Where To See Foliage In Chicago