Category Archives: Holidays

Where to See Christmas Lights in Estes Park

Estes Park shines brightly throughout the year as the top destination when visiting Colorado. But it really sparkles during the holiday season. Our quaint downtown, local hotels, and businesses light up with decorative Christmas displays and colorful lights. So, gather up the family and take a drive or enjoy an evening stroll and discover below […]

12/21/2021 | by Lyles Armour | | Estes Park | Holidays | Local Activities
Kids siblings looking at candy and pastry on Christmas market

Holidays in Estes Park

The holidays are a magical time in Estes Park and if you’re coming out in November or December, there’s no shortage of outdoor recreational activities to enjoy or themed events to attend. Here are some of our top picks with tips from a local on how to enjoy the holiday season in Estes Park. Holiday […]

12/04/2020 | by Lyles Armour | | Estes Park | Holidays
image of gift giving, estes park

Gift Guide to Local Businesses in Estes Park

Now more than ever, it is important to support local businesses, and what better time to do that than during the holiday season. Estes Park is home to many small businesses and locally-made products that would make a great gift for those on your list! Use our gift guide to local businesses in Estes Park […]

11/16/2020 | by Lyles Armour | | Holidays

Thanksgiving in Estes Park

Thanksgiving in Estes Park Spending the holidays in Estes Park is an excellent way to celebrate this season! Start planning your holiday getaway and enjoy Thanksgiving in Estes Park. Take part in fun and festive events, savory dinners, and recipes that you can enjoy in your own cabin at Rocky Mountain Resorts! Events The weekend […]

10/28/2018 | by Bill Goldmann | | Estes Park | Holidays

Fourth of July in Estes Park

As the quintessential mountain town, Estes Park is the ideal place to commemorate our nation’s birthday and when staying with Rocky Mountain Resorts you are conveniently located near all of the action! So, celebrate Fourth of July in Estes Park with our guide to all of the festivities in town. Coolest Car Show On July […]

06/26/2018 | by Bill Goldmann | | Estes Park | Festivals & Events | Holidays

Unique Estes Park gifts for everyone on your holiday list

Put the biggest smile on the face of everyone on your wish list with these creative holiday gift ideas that you can find right here in Estes Park! We’ve got shops for everything you need right in town for a truly memorable holiday gift! Food Candy: Stop by one (or all) of Estes Park’s amazing […]

11/16/2017 | by Lyles Armour | | Estes Park | Holidays

The holiday season in Estes Park

There’s a crisp breeze in the air that signals that the most wonderful time of the year is almost upon us and we can think of no better place to enjoy the holiday season than in the Rockies. Celebrate the holiday season in Estes Park with these fun events and festive things to do! Events […]

11/08/2017 | by Lyles Armour | | Estes Park | Festivals & Events | Holidays

Trick or treat: Estes Park sweets

It’s almost trick or treat time and if you’re looking for something good to eat that’s sweet, be sure to swing by one of these amazing candy shops in Estes Park! Caramel Corn Caramel Corn has been satisfying everyone’s sweet tooth in Estes Park since 1946! The candy shop expands beyond varieties of popcorn and […]

10/16/2017 | by Lyles Armour | | Estes Park | Holidays
Christmas festive homemade decorated sweets on wooden background

Holiday recipes for your stay at Rocky Mountain Resorts

A big draw of booking a cabin in Estes Park is the included kitchen so you can prepare your own meals and treats! We do know, though, that your time off for the holidays is valuable, and who wants to waste a bunch of time finding a ton of ingredients at the local grocery store? […]

12/21/2016 | by Lyles Armour | | Estes Park | Holidays