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 »
Feel Like You’re On Top of the World!
Rocky Mountain National Park’s 415 square miles encompass and protect spectacular mountain environments. Enjoy Trail Ridge Road – which crests over 12,000 feet including many overlooks to experience the subalpine and alpine worlds – along with over 300 miles of hiking trails, wildflowers, wildlife, starry nights, and fun times. In a world of superlatives, Rocky is on top!
Impacts from 2013 Flood
Due to recent flooding, there are still some closures in the park that could affect your visit.Read More
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Be part of our digital community: get up-to-date info, stay connected to the park & share your park experiences on our official social media pages.Read More
Learn about the upcoming 100th Anniversary, planning updates, and how to get involved. Be part of the celebration!Read More
Over 350 Miles of Trails Beckon!
By foot or horse, fishing, photographing, or simply enjoying a stroll, view the splendor of Rocky from trails of varying difficulties & elevations.Read More
Weather varies greatly in this park, which straddles the Continental Divide & covers elevations ranging from 7700 feet to over 14000 feet. Be prepred!Read More
Camp or Backpack!
Enjoy a night under the stars in one of Rocky’s campgrounds or a backcountry site. Reservations are strongly recommended (contact www.recreation.gov)Read More
Fun Things to Do
Enjoy a vast array of things to do, including scenic drives, wildlife watching, picnicking, ranger-led talks, programs for kids, and wintertime fun.Read More
Longs Peak Keyhole Route
The Keyhole Route to the summit of Longs Peak - a CLIMB, not a hike - crosses enormous sheer vertical rock walls, loose rock, and steep cliffs.Read More
Pets in the Park
Leashed pets are welcome in Rocky but only in picnic areas, campgrounds, and along roadsides. Pets are NEVER allowed on any trails or meadow areas.Read More
Did You Know?
Rocky Mountain National Park licensed the nation’s first female nature guides in 1917. Sisters Ester and Elizabeth Burnell learned the naturalist trade from advocate and author Enos Mills.