• Photo of mist drifting over Moraine Park meadow on a spring morning. NPS Photo by C. Brindle

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Glaciers

Explore the anatomy of glaciers. Learn about cirques, snowfields, and rock glaciers. Watch glaciers ebb and flow over the last 18,000 years. Tour the landscape as ice shapes and molds it. See how climate affects the glaciers.

Launch the interactive web pages featuring Glaciers and Glacier Change in Rocky Mountain National Park.

Did You Know?

a photo of a coyote

Kawuneeche Valley is on the west side of the Continental Divide and channels water into the Colorado River. Kawuneeche means Coyote in Arapaho.