At the Park

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Stay in the Village of Estes Park - the eastern gateway to adventures in Rocky Mountain National Park, or in Grand Lake on the western side of the Park - two different experiences, one Park - with the tundra of the Continental Divide to explore in between!

Rocky Mountain National  is a comprehensive guide to the Park, and lets you explore this gem of our National Parks and get to know it before you come!         Website contents listed below...

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Leave the fast lane, cross our covered bridge to simple serenity in a cozy cottage, suite or vacation home in towering pines along Fall River. Bask in hot tub bubbles. Warm to the scent and sizzle of a wood-burning fireplace. Fall asleep to the river's lullaby. Roam 30 acres adjoining Rocky Mountain National Park. Enjoy the serendipity of bird sighting, wandering wildlife, and friendly gatherings in our library.  Castle Mountain Lodge on Fall River Details

Open all year - Borders Rocky Mtn. Nat. Park
1520 Fall River Road
Estes Park
40.383069 -105.550332

Estes Park Cabins, rooms, and suites bordering Rocky Mountain National Park! Wood burning fireplaces and fully equipped kitchens with a hot tub on site. Free Wi-Fi, Dog friendly (w/ conditions). Spectacular views and wildlife watching! Great Mountain Getaway!  McGregor Mountain Lodge Details

Cabins bordering Rocky Mountain National Park!
2815 Fall River Road
Estes Park
40.400602 -105.575379

Shows On:

100 Years of Rocky Mountain National Park.  For centuries, human beings have been visiting this inspirational place---in 1915 we gave it a name.  Protected by passion, Rocky Mountain National Park continues into the next 100 years, stimulating dreams from one generation to another. 

90 minutes DVD $19.95 Blue-Ray $24.95
Estes Park
40.3772059 -105.5216651


What you will find at

Trail Guide
Get to know the major hiking destinations in Rocky Mountain National Park, Colorado. Photos, trail data, maps, and trail 3D views are provided so you can plan your next hike. 

Things To Do
Top 50 activities for Adventure, Scenery, Family Fun, Learning, and Escape.  Explore YOUR Rocky and all the varied activities offered in and around Rocky Mountain National Park.

Scenic Drives 
RMNP features some of the most spectacular scenic drives in the Rockies.

What you might see when you visit Rocky, including a wildlife calendar and tips for best places and times to view animals.

Get oriented to Rocky Mountain National Park and the adjoining Roosevelt National Forest, Arapaho National Forest, and Colorado State Forest.

Video and Picture Galleries
Watch professionally produced short HD videos - a Park overview, adventure activities, and Festivals in town.  Browse our collection of images from nature photographers Jim Osterberg, Michael Hodges, and Robert Koropp.

Climate & Weather
What to expect when you visit Rocky, featuring links to current conditions, forecasts, and history.

A complete guide to car-camping and backpacking in Rocky — including maps, photos, and backcountry site descriptions.

What to catch in Rocky. Where to catch it. What you need to know before you cast your line.

A brief look at classic climbs in Rocky, presented by the Colorado Mountain School.

Phone, email, or mail the National Park Service or the adjoining National Forests.