Things to Do in Colorado

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How can we have even more fun today than we did yesterday?  Explore these Estes Park activities and attractions for adventures and ideas of Things To Do In Colorado. Look up DEALS and Current Specials.  Use these activity suggestions to plan your trip - Top 50 Things to Do.

Our full, pro-line fly shop and outdoor adventure company offers guided fly fishing, day hikes, Longs Peak trips, backpacking, horseback/fly fishing, and llama pack trips, as well as snow shoeing trips in winter. We are Family Owned and Operated.

Year-round guided trips with friendly, knowledgeable guides.
230 E. Elkhorn Ave
Estes Park,
CO
80517
USA
40.3767622 -105.5205195
9029

Cowpoke Corner Corral offers beautiful mountain rides into Roosevelt National Forest from 1hr to 4hrs.  Great overlook, scenic vistas.  Fun for all ages!  Conveniently located at Glacier Lodge on Hwy 66, just 3 miles from downtown Estes Park.  Reservations recommended.

"Live your childhood dreams with us"
2166 Hwy 66
Estes Park
CO
80517
USA
40.353914 -105.560079
9107

Estes Park's perfect backcountry adventure for the activities you love & a private lodge as your personal basecamp!  From winter activities including a SnowCat Adventure, to Spring, Summer, & Fall horseback riding, hiking, hunting and more!  Half Day Tours, Overnight, & Weekend adventures - Customize your experience- Groups up to 8.

Adventure with Comfortable Amenities & Panoramic Rockies Views
5229 Little Valley Dr.
Estes Park
CO
80517
USA
40.303692 -105.493296
9704

National Park Gateway Stables offers a variety of beautiful, scenic rides into Rocky Mountain National Park from 2 hrs to all day.  Located on Highway 34 just before the Fall River Entrance to RMNP.  Reservations recommended.

Live your childhood dreams with us!
4600 Fall River Rd.
Estes Park
CO
80517
USA
40.4017426 -105.5869434
9287

Combine these traits:  a native of Estes Park, 3 generations of Rocky Mountain fishing, 40 years in the guided fishing and retail business, and you get a totally unmatched perspective on all types of trout fishing!  We relate well with kids, adult beginners, as well as experts.  One mile west of Estes Park on US 36, on the way to Rocky Mountain National Park. 

The Premier Fly Fishing Shop in the area for over 40 years
870 Moraine Ave
Estes Park
CO
80517
USA
40.364483 -105.541425
9254

This is great family fun in a beautiful, tranquil setting.  No fishing license required.  We provide all the gear and bait.  We'll even clean and ice your catch.  You pay by the fish inch.  The pond is stocked every season with Rainbow Trout and you're guaranteed a successful catch.  This is a great way to introduce your children or grandchildren to fishing.

Fishing Fun for the Whole Family
800 Moraine Ave
Estes Park
CO
80517
USA
40.365547 -105.538611
9278

Estes is our hometown, and we realize your vacation time is important.   We go directly to the river, and get back sooner so that you can enjoy the rest of your vacation.   There's no waiting at another office on the way there or back.  Never been rafting?  You're our specialty!  Just come to the high school, then relax and let us take care of you.  Family scenic floats and rapids trips since 1983.

Relax! We drive you to the river - EVERY TRIP, EVERY DAY!
161 Virginia Dr.
Estes Park
CO
80517
USA
40.3772059 -105.5216651
8982

World class whitewater rafting trips on 3 rivers close to Estes Park, meek and mild to wet and wild. Free wetsuits and jackets, outstanding customer service, plus daily website discounts offered. Zipline trips in Idaho Springs.  Voted best of Summit County 3 times running.

Meek and Mild to Wet and Wild
431 Chicago Creek Rd.
Idaho Springs
CO
80452
USA
39.737677 -105.522678
9133

Yellow Wood Guiding offers private, customized Wildlife, and Nature Tours & Photo Safaris in Rocky Mountain National Park. Visit YWGuiding.com for more tour details, videos, pictures, and booking openings. Tour options include: Wildlife Safari, Nature Tours, Wildflower Walks, Birding, and Photo Safaris. Open year-round.

241 B Courtney Lane
Estes Park
CO
80517
USA
40.374863 -105.526192
9057

Make your getaway to Estes Park a truly relaxing holiday! We proudly offer: Couples' Massage, Deep Tissue & Therapeutic Massage, Ashiatsu Massage, Hot River Rock Massage, Manicures, Pedicures, Facials, Waxing, Body Treatments, Sauna and much more!  Book your wedding hair & nail services at Riverspointe Spa - Let us pamper & relax you on your big day!

Located on the Riverwalk
121 Weist Dr.
Estes Park
CO
80517
USA
40.3754604 -105.5245103
9051

Rent an ATV, Jeep, or Harley and see the mountains of Estes Park the way the locals do.  Experience backcountry thrills, wildlife, family bonding, and breathtaking views.

ATV, Jeep, & Harley motorcycle rental Estes Park Colorado
1360 Big Thompson Avenue
Estes Park
CO
80517
USA
40.3649512 -105.5423279
9512

We want your whitewater rafting adventure to be the best experience of your Estes Park vacation.  Our energetic & experienced guides will entertain & navigate you on an experience you won't forget!  Staying in Estes or CO road tripping? We'll help you choose the trip that fits you, your group, and itinerary best.  Family vacations, reunions, wedding parties and more -- groups are our specialty!

Raft the Best Rivers in Colorado!
1117 N Hwy 287
Fort Collins
CO
80524
USA
40.625092 -105.096234
9412

Live it up with 90 minutes of thrills in our aerial adventure park - filled with rope bridges, tightropes, and swinging logs to navigate 10-21 feet above ground!

Live above the ground!
490 Prospect Village Drive
Estes Park
CO
80517
USA
40.3711944 -105.5243975
9978

Whitewater rafting on Colorado's only "wild and scenic river" near Estes Park, the Cache La Poudre! An exceptional wilderness rafting experience, Hot Tub, BBQ, volleyball, gloves, fleece, splash jackets, DVDs to music of your trip.  Also offering guided ducky trips!  We are the only Poudre River outfitter to receive an outstanding rating from the USFS six years in a row.

WE Offer More - "Our Guides Make the Difference!"
1329 N US HWY 287
Fort Collis
CO
80524
USA
40.624599 -105.1004619
8917

Enjoy the excitement and beauty of rafting the Poudre River!  Our 33rd year, free wetsuits early & late season, expert guides, greatest variety of trips & times, 5 rivers, new building/clean restrooms, retail, food, photos & videos, & lots of fun from mild to wild.  Family, child, group pricing.  Offices in Estes & Ft Collins. (970) 224-3379.

Best facility, Best Guides, Variety of Trips
2801 N. Shields St.
Fort Collins
CO
80524
USA
40.626748 -105.095922
9069

Specializing in fun, family rafting for 33 years! Advanced trips too! Trip Advisor 2013 Certificate of Excellence Winner! FREE fleece and paddle jackets, fantastic HD photos & video, restaurant, bakery, gift shop, newest equipment, wetsuits & the most experienced guides. Estes Park's Premier Whitewater Rafting Company!

Thrills, Excitement and Lifelong Memories!
4120 W. CR 54G
Laporte
CO
80535
USA
40.632973 -105.15379
9076

And if you're still running out of ideas of what to do with the kids - these businesses specialize in fun activities for everyone:

Cascade Creek Mini Golf (970) 586-6495
Chippers Lanes (970) 226-6327
Creation Station (970) 586-0300
Dick's Rock Museum (970) 586-4180
Estes Park Aerial Tramway (970) 586-3675
Estes Park ATV Rentals (970) 557-7400
Estes Park Museum (970) 586-6256
Estes Park Recreation Center (970) 586-8625
Forget Me Not Adventures (970) 586-3905
Fun City (970) 586-2828
Green Jeep Tours (970) 577-0034
Madame Vera (970) 586-8810
Park Theater (970) 586-8904
Park Village Playhouse (970) 586-2885
Reel Mountain Theatre (970) 577-1686
Rocky Mountain Rush Tours (970) 817-8687
Slides (970) 586-2070
Stanley Museum (970) 577-1903
Tender Grass Carriage (970) 744-8247
Tiny Town Miniature Golf (970) 586-6333
Trout Haven Pond Fishing (970) 586-5525
Wynbrier Wildlife Gallery (970) 586-4074
Zootscoot (970) 577-0918