Alpine Tundra in August on Trail Ridge Road

The alpine tundra is amazing this year up on Trail Ridge Road

alpine tundra view

alpine tundra yellow purple flowers





Evening Ranger Talks in Rocky Mountain National Park

Each week in Rocky Mountain National Park, the rangers host evening talks for you to learn and explore more!  There are programs every single day of the week at different locations throughout the park.  In addition to the regular evening programs, this year we have the Centennial Celebration series of evening programs!  Now is the perfect time to start a great tradition - bring the kids and a blanket to wrap up in as darkness settles over the mountains. All programs are free and open to the public!


RMNP Park Ranger Talk Big Horn Sheep


You can get program schedules for each week at the different campgrounds or at the Beaver Meadows Visitor Center and Kawuneeche Visitor Center.  The programs are being held in the following locations - check the schedule here to find out exact times and programs being offered:


  • Beaver Meadows Visitor Center - programs start at 7:30 pm
  • Aspenglen Campground - programs start at 9:00 pm
  • Glacier Basin Campground - programs start at 9:00 pm
  • Moraine Park Campground - most programs start at 9:00 pm 
  • Kawuneeche Visitor Center - programs start at 7:00 pm
  • Timber Creek Campground - programs start at 8:45 pm