Vancouver may appear to be in peak fall mode, but winter is waiting for us just around the corner. The local mountains have received their first dusting of snow and even Metro Vancouver welcomed a healthy amount of flurries last Friday. With a little taste of what’s to come, it’s clear that Vancouverites can’t wait for more. There’s good reason to be excited; those icy mornings and snowy peaks make for some of the most stunning scenery of the year. Here are the photos to prove it.