Ranger-led Programs

Photo of a park ranger leading a group of people on a guided hike in a green meadow.

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

NPS Photo by VIP Schonlau

Park-wide Ranger Led Programs

Winter 2015-2016
October 13 - March 20

Fall 2015
September 8 - October 12

Summer 2015
June 14 - September 7

Spring 2015
March 22 - June 13

Special Programs

Special Holiday programs in addition to the programs listed in the park newspaper are offered from December 26, 2015 through January 3, 2016. Check the list for additional ranger-led snowshoe walks and talks.

The 23 minute park movie, Spirit of the Mountains, and the 25 minute park Centennial movie, Wilderness, Wildlife, Wonder is shown daily at Beaver Meadows Visitor Center and Kawuneeche Visitor Center.

Astronomy in Rocky Mountain National Park: In conjunction with the White House Astronomy Night, Rocky Mountain National Park will be hosting our own celebration October 19 at 6 PM at the Moraine Park Discovery Center. Join a park ranger for a 30 minute presentation about the wonders of the night sky followed by viewing through telescopes. Night Sky Programs are also offered during the summer.

Evening Programs are offered during the summer at park visitor centers and several campgrounds. During the winter there are occasional programs offered at the visitor centers.

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

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