• Photo of mist drifting over Moraine Park meadow on a spring morning. NPS Photo by C. Brindle

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Vintage Camping

a photo of a vintage camper
This is a vintage "camper" as photographed in Rocky Mountain National Park, year unknown.
Photo courtesy of Rocky Mountain National Park.
a photo of vintage "car camping"
Apparently car camping was popular in the 1920s and provided most of the comforts of home as this early photo illustrates.
Photo courtesy of Rocky Mountain National Park.

Did You Know?

a photo of climbers on Longs Peak

The oldest person to summit Longs Peak was Rev. William Butler, who climbed it on September 2, 1926, his 85th birthday. In 1932, Clerin “Zumie” Zumwalt summited Longs Peak 53 times.