• Photo of the continental divide blanketed in snow. NPS Photo by VIP Schonlau

    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 »

Fire Information and Restrictions

Be Careful - Be Aware!

All trail closures related to the Big Meadows Fire have been lifted.

All trail and area closures related to the Fern Lake Fire have been lifted.

You are responsible for knowing and obeying the existing regulations pertaining to the use of fires that are always in place within Rocky Mountain National Park.

For further information on fire conditions and regulations in the park, please contact the park's Information Office at 970-586-1206.

Thank you for helping protect Rocky Mountain National Park.


Information On Active Fires

Find out more about current fires burning in Rocky Mountain National Park.

InciWeb is an interagency system that tracks fire-related incidents across the U.S.

Rocky's Twitter page can keep you updated on any fires or fire restrictions in the park.

For questions about fires while visiting the park, contact the Public Information Office.

Did You Know?

a photo of a hiker below the Diamond on Longs Peak

The one way length of the East Longs Peak Trail is 7.5 miles. Average time for a round trip is 12 hours. More...