Old Fall River Road will be closed in 2014 due to flood damage
Damages on Old Fall River Road are extensive and the road will remain closed to vehicles through 2014. It is unknown at this time whether hikers and bicyclists will be allowed on the road next year. More »
Impacts from September 2013 Flood
Due to recent flooding, there are still some closures in the park that could affect your visit. More »
Teacher & Student Resources
Bring Rocky Mountain National Park into your classroom!
The park's Education Office is working to develop resources to help you bring the themes of Rocky Mountain National Park into your classroom. The materials and links provided in this section can help you and your students prepare for ranger-led and self-guided visits to the park; help you prepare to teach about science content related to the Rocky Mountains; or be used by your students to conduct research about the park and its associated resources. We hope that these resources will provide inspiration and support for you and your students to learn about Rocky Mountain National Park and its associated resources.
If you would like to visit Rocky Mountain National Park with your class or schedule a classroom visit to complement your curriculum, please see Plan a Field Trip.
Science in the Park
Podcasts: Science Behind the Scenes
Fun Facts for Teachers
Did You Know?
Daily during the summer, Rocky's custodial crew cleans 102 toilets in comfort stations at trailheads and along roads. They also clean around 100 toilets in campground comfort stations, 30 visitor center toilets, and 35 toilets for park staff. That's 267 toilets cleaned every day of the summer!