• A translucent blanket of clouds hangs over the snowy continental divide above Bear Lake Road. NPS Photo by VIP Olsen

    Rocky Mountain

    National Park Colorado

Birds in the Winter

a photo of a hummingbird
Broad-tailed hummingbirds (Selasphorus platycercus) fly south from Rocky Mountain National Park in the fall.
Photo courtesy of Rocky Mountain National Park
 
a photo of a chickadee
Mountain chickadees (Poecile gambeli) move to lower altitudes near Rocky Mountain National Park for the winter.
Photo courtesy of Rocky Mountain National Park

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