Avalanches

a photo of an avalanche
Avalanches can be a real threat to skiers (note the tiny figures near the bottom of the photo) at certain times of the year, and can result in major search and rescue efforts.

Photo courtesy of Rocky Mountain National Park.

Last updated: March 31, 2012

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Mailing Address:

1000 US Hwy 36
Estes Park, CO 80517

Phone:

(970) 586-1206
Through winter, the Information Office is open 8:00 am–4:30 pm Mon–Fri. Recorded Trail Ridge Road status: (970) 586-1222.

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