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 »
West Side Programs
The Interpretation division on the west side of Rocky Mountain National Park offers hands-on, interactive programs for schools on the western slope. To view the Classroom Programs Brochure for Grand and Jackson counties, please Click Here.
To schedule a program, please call Michele Simmons at 970-586-1518 or 970-627-3471, or email e-mail us.
Programs typically last about 45 minutes and are free of charge. If you don't find a program that meets your needs, we may be able to tailor a program to your curriculum requirements.
Did You Know?
The oldest rocks in the park are metamorphic (biotite schist and gneiss) estimated at 1.7 billion years old, making them some of the oldest rocks within the National Park System.