Golden Eagle

a photo of a golden eagle
Usually about 10 pairs of golden eagles (Aquila chrysaetos) nest each year in Rocky Mountain National Park. This golden eagle expresses its displeasure at being photographed.

Photo by Gerry Atwell, and provided courtesy of the US Fish and Wildlife Service National Image Library

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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