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    Rocky Mountain

    National Park Colorado

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  • 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. More »

  • Impacts from September 2013 Flood

    Due to recent flooding, there are still some closures in the park that could affect your visit. More »

Web Resources

Discover some of the amazing resources available to educators and learners through National Park Service and partner websites. These sites can help get you and your students started exploring and learning about the resources found in our national park. Learn About

Our National Parks: The NPS has created websites to help you learn about the natural and cultural history being protected and preserved in our national parks. These sites provide information, lessons, student activities, curriculum materials, and distance learning opportunities.

Citizen Science: Citizen Science programs provide you and your students with an opportunity to learn our natural world, while helping natural resource managers, including those in Rocky Mountain NP, to monitor, manage, and protect our natural resources. Find a program that works for you and get involved!

Fun and Games: Have fun while learning about National Parks and our natural resources. These sites offer opportunities for your students to become Jr. Rangers, play educational games, and learn from a distance.

Resources For Teaching Science: Rocky Mountain NP is home to a wealth of natural resources. These sites provide content and curriculum resources to help you understand and teach about the ecology, geology and management challenges in Rocky Mountain National Park, Colorado, and the US.

Did You Know?

a photo of a lady playing golf in Moraine Park,a photo of a lady playing golf in Moraine Park

Moraine Park was once a booming settlement. As the rustic cabins grew into lodges, the inn keepers built more facilities to serve guests. Stead's Resort had both a swimming pool and a golf course.