Winter Band of Elk

a photo of a winter band of elk
A winter band of elk, much like those seen by the Earl of Dunraven on his first visit to the Estes Valley. Rocky Mountain National Park is still known as the Serengeti of Colorado.

Photo courtesy of
Rocky Mountain National Park.

Last updated: March 31, 2012

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1000 US Hwy 36
Estes Park, CO 80517


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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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