Rocky Mountain National Park publishes several brochures and periodicals.
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Tip Planning Information
Official Park Newspaper
Periódico Oficial del Parque
100th Anniversary Celebration (8 1/2 x 14-PDF 219kb)
The high road through the park, weather permitting, is open from Memorial Day Weekend until wintry weather and heavy snows close it, usually in mid-October to early-November.
Access Rocky 2014 (8 1/2 x 14-PDF 413 kb)
Entrance fees and annual passes to Rocky Mountain National Park
International Visitors - Welcome! (8 1/2 x 14-PDF 517 kb)
Pets (8 1/2 x 11-PDF 273 kb)
CampingCamping 2014 (8 1/2 x 11-PDF 350 kb)
There are five campgrounds located in Rocky Mountain National Park. For more information about campgrounds, click here.Backcountry Camping Guide (8 1/2 x 11-PDF 1.6 M)
Backcountry camping information and map. For more information about camping in Rocky's backcountry, click here.
Longs Peak Campground (8 1/2 x 14-PDF 549 kb)
Moraine Park Campground (8 1/2 x 14-PDF 342 kb)
Sprague Lake Accessible Camp (8 1/2 x 14-PDF 200 kb) A wheelchair-accessible backcountry campsite is near scenic Sprague Lake.
Timber Creek Campground (8 1/2 x 14-PDF 517 kb)
Hiking & Climbing
Bear Lake Hiking (8 1/2 x 14-PDF 945 kb)
Bear Lake Winter (8 1/2 x 14-506 kb) Snowshoeing and cross-country skiing in the Bear Lake area
East Side Winter Trails (8 1/2 X 14-PDF 367 kb)
Fall River Area (8 1/2 x 14-PDF 330 kb)
Kawuneeche Valley Hiking Trails (8 1/2 x 14-PDF 361 kb)
The Keyhole Route to the summit of majestic Longs Peak is not a hike, however, it is an extrordinary experience for those who come preparedSki Touring & Snowshoe Trails in the Kawuneeche Valley (8 1/2 x 11-PDF 672 kb)
Trail information and maps.
Wild Basin Summer Trails (8 1/2 x 14-PDF 456 kb)
Wild Basin Winter Trails (8 1/2 x 11-PDF 757 kb)
Winter Activities (8 1/2 x 11-PDF 194 kb)
Other Recreational Opportunities
Bicycling 2014 (8 1/2 X 14-PDF 399 kb) offers beautiful scenery, a challenging experience, significant elevation gain and winding mountain roads. There is also heavy traffic and changeable weather, so be prepared and use extreme caution.
Fishing Information and Regulations (8 1/2 x 14-PDF 357 kb)
Horses & Pack Animals 2014 (8 1/2 x 14-PDF 297 kb) Information about riding and camping with your horses, mules, ponies, llamas, and burros in Rocky Mountain National Park, including temporary closures due to the 2013 Flood. For information about the two stables located within the park and making reservations for organized rides, click here.
Technical Climbing and Bivouac Permits (8 1/2 x 11-PDF 309 kb)
Bears and You! (8 1/2 x 14-PDF 735 kb)
Bus Tours (8 1/2 x 14-PDF 273 kb)
Lightning (8 1/2 x 11 -PDF 252 kb) How to deal with thunderstorm and lightning conditions in the high country.
Ticks (8 1/2 x 11-PDF 280 kb)
Vapor Lock ( 8 1/2 x 11-PDF 396 kb)
Archaeology (8 1/2 x 11-PDF 360 kb)
This structure designed by Tom Casey of Taliesin (Frank Lloyd Wright's firm) is a National Historic Landmark.
Alpine Tundra (8 1/2 x 14-PDF 879 kb)
Aspen Beauty (8 1/2 x 11-PDF 460 kb)
Facts & Figures 2014 (8 1/2 x 11-PDF 574 kb)
Fish, Amphibians & Reptiles Checklist (8 1/2 x 11 -PDF 238 kb) What fish are native or introduced in Rocky Mountain National Park and what amphibians and reptiles can be found here.
Flood! (8 1/2 x 11-PDF 927 kb)
Geology (8 1/2 x 14 -PDF 357 kb)
Mountain Pine Beetles (8 1/2 x 14-PDF 1.3 mb)
Night Sky (8 1/2 x 11-PDF 231 kb)
Watching Wildlife (8 1/2 x 11-PDF 658 kb)
Weather and Climate (8 1/2 x 11-PDF 547 kb)
Support Your Park
Volunteer (8 1/2 x 14-PDF 475 kb)