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 »
Researchers must have a valid research permit to qualify for lodging. Researchers may request low cost lodging at the Research Dormitory located near park headquarters, at McGraw Ranch Research Center, in Moraine Park Campground, in Timber Creek Campground, or at backcountry campsites. Under extremely unusual circumstances, other lodging options may be available. Space is extremely limited and is reserved on a first-come, first-served basis. No family members, visitors, or pets may share these accommodations.
Reservations for all facilities are required and may be requested by e-mail.
For more information, see the following fact sheets:
Research Facilities (an overview)
Research Dorm, near park headquarters
Did You Know?
If the current amount of total nitrogen deposition measured at the high-elevation monitoring site in Rocky Mountain National Park (3 kg/ha/yr) was the same throughout the park, the amount of airborne nitrogen entering the park would be equivalent to 35,500 twenty-pound bags of fertilizer. More...