Rocky Mountain National Park’s 415 square miles encompass and protect spectacular mountain environments. Enjoy Trail Ridge Road – which crests over 12,000 feet including many overlooks to experience the subalpine and alpine worlds – along with over 300 miles of hiking trails, wildflowers, wildlife, starry nights, and fun times. In a world of superlatives, Rocky is on top!
Feel Like You’re On Top of the World!
Plan Ahead for a Better Visit
Rocky is very busy in summer—it was the third most visited national park in 2015! Click here for tips that will help you plan your visit.
What roads are open? Are they safe to drive? Click here for road reports and information.
Are trails dry, icy, snowy? Read trail reports from rangers, volunteers, and other visitors.
Rocky's weather is extreme! Learn what to expect in each season and how to prepare for your visit.