• Photo of park visitors enjoying sunset from the Alpine Ridge Trail in Rocky Mountain National Park.

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Ranger-led Programs

Photo ranger giving program at Sheep Lakes.

Park Rangers give hundreds of programs throughout the year to visitors to Rocky Mountain National Park.

Park-wide Ranger Led Programs

Fall 2014
September 2-October 13

Summer 2014
June 15-September 1

Spring 2014
March 23-June 14

Winter 2013/2014
October 20-March 22


Special Programs

The 23 minute park movie, Spirit of the Mountains, is shown daily at Beaver Meadows Visitor Center.

Evening Programs are offered during the summer at Park Visitor Centers and several Campgrounds.

Night Sky & Astronomy Programs are offered during the summer.

100th Anniversary Events are on-going during the park's centennial celebration from September 2014 - September 2015.

All programs, unless otherwise specified, are free and open to the public. For more information about Rocky Mountain National Park call 970-586-1206.

 
Photo Elk in Moraine Park with harem.
NPS Photo

Did You Know?

a photo of Elizabeth Burnell, the nation's first female nature guide

Rocky Mountain National Park licensed the nation’s first female nature guides in 1917. Sisters Ester and Elizabeth Burnell learned the naturalist trade from advocate and author Enos Mills.