Category Archives: Rocky Mountain National Park

Get to know Trail Ridge Road

Planning on driving along Trail Ridge Road in Rocky Mountain National Park (RMNP) this summer? It’s a popular scenic drive near Estes Park and an amazing way to see the park with its unrivaled elevation and status as one of the top roads of America’s Byways in Colorado. The 48-mile road was first opened to […]

06/23/2017 | by Lyles Armour | | Rocky Mountain National Park
image of rocky mountain resorts

Alternatives to Moraine Park Campground

Looking for alternative lodging with the Moraine Park Campground closure? For most of May, the campground will be closed for water system repairs and since you’ll still have plenty of time in the summer for camping but have already dreamed of the perfect Rocky Mountain National Park getaway, we do have options for you! Estes […]

05/18/2017 | by Lyles Armour | | Estes Park | Rocky Mountain National Park
Sitting bench beside the ultra reflective Nymph Lake

2017 Free entry days to RMNP and tips for visiting

Save on your entry fees to Rocky Mountain National Park by visiting over the fee-free days of 2017! We've also compiled some tips to help you maximize your time in the Park! Each year, Rocky Mountain National Park and the National Park Service offer fee-free days in honor of national holidays or special Park Service […]

02/04/2017 | by Lyles Armour | | Estes Park | Rocky Mountain National Park
Car on mountain road

Free Entrance Days at Rocky Mountain National Park

Rocky Mountain National Park offers stunning views of Colorado you won't find anywhere else and if you enjoy saving money when you travel be sure to take advantage of free entrance days this summer and fall! Normally, the entrance fee is $20, payable at all entrance stations into Rocky Mountain National Park, but each year […]

07/08/2014 | by Lyles Armour | | Estes Park | Rocky Mountain National Park
Elk on mountain

Rocky Mountain National Park Reopens

10/12/13: Rocky Mountain National Park reopened today which is great news! Also, 90% of Estes Park businesses are now reopened, less than one month after the severe flood on 9/13/13. The National Park is reopened with state funding, in anticipation that the government shutdown will end soon. The local elk seem completely unaware of all […]

10/12/2013 | by Lyles Armour | | Estes Park | Rocky Mountain National Park