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 »
New Kid-Friendly Snowshoe Programs
Contact: Kyle Patterson, 970-586-1363
Join a Park Ranger at Rocky Mountain National Park for a kid-friendly snowshoe adventure on the west side of the park. Snowshoeing is a fun way to experience the backcountry of Rocky Mountain National Park and is a great family activity! The programs will be held on Saturdays; January 9, February 6 and March 6 at 10:30 a.m. Ages 6-12 are welcome with an adult.
Participants should dress warmly, in layers and furnish their own equipment. All snowshoe walks require reservations. Reservations can be made in advance, seven days or less prior to the desired walk. To make reservations for west side snowshoe walks, call the Kawuneeche Visitor Center at (970) 627-3471 between 8:00 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. daily. Come enjoy the winter magic of Rocky Mountain National Park.
Did You Know?
This Rocky Mountain Parnassian butterfly is a strong flier, even on the windy alpine tundra at 12,000 feet. More...