• Photo of park visitors enjoying sunset from the Alpine Ridge Trail in Rocky Mountain National Park.

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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

Did You Know?

male Western Tanager with red head and yellow body

The male Western Tanager, with red head and yellow body, stands out brightly in the dark conifer forest.