Closeup of a Bee

a  closeup photo of a bee
Close focussing binoculars can be used to observe bumblebees visiting flowers. Native bees are generally not aggressive and will sting only if cornered.

Photo copyrighted and courtesy of Dr. Carol Kearns and Judy Visty.

Last updated: March 31, 2012

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

1000 US Hwy 36
Estes Park, CO 80517


(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.

Contact Us