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

    Rocky Mountain

    National Park Colorado

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100th Anniversary Celebration

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WELCOME

Wilderness, Wildlife, Wonder:

Honor the Past, Celebrate the Present, Inspire the Future

From September 3, 2014, through September 4, 2015, Rocky Mountain National park along with local and national communities will be celebrating the park's 100th Anniversary. Speakers, special activities and community events are being coordinated to commemorate the Centennial.

Whether you're a regular visitor, a national park traveler, or a virtual explorer, Rocky Mountain National Park hopes that our 100th Anniversary will inspire you to experience and connect with the park that has inspired 100 years of protection and that will continue to enchant and delight visitors and stewards for another 100 years!

Stay informed about 100th Anniversary planning and events by reading our 100th Anniversary Newsletter.

 

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ATTEND AN EVENT:
Lots of fun activities are planned. And we are adding to the calendar all the time. Please check this page for the most up-to-date schedule:

HOST AN EVENT:
Click here to host an event for the 100th Anniversary.

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STORIES FROM ROCKY!
For the past 100 years, families like yours have been enjyoing adventures in Rocky Mountain National Park. Please check them out and don't forget to add your own!

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TIMELINE OF HISTORIC EVENTS
Take a look at some of the history surrounding Rocky Mountain National Park. Look here to see a summary of all that has happened to shape our park.

 
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MERCHANDISE
Click here to find out what is available to help you remember RMNP's 100th Anniversary.

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GET INVOLVED
What's the idea behind the RMNP 100th Anniversary and how can you get involved as part of the local community? Watch this 5 minute video to find out!

 
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USING THE LOGO:
The 100th Anniversary Signature may only be used with written approval. To use the logo for merchandise or marketing, review the Signature Guidelines, Brand Standards, and Licensing Agreement, and please read the agreement here.

Did You Know?

a photo of gneiss (a metamorphic rock)

The oldest rocks in the park are metamorphic (biotite schist and gneiss) estimated at 1.7 billion years old, making them some of the oldest rocks within the National Park System.