Rocky Mountain National Park’s 415 square miles encompass and protect spectacular mountain environments. Enjoy Trail Ridge Road – which crests at 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!
Conditions in the mountains can change quickly! Know what to expect and be prepared.
What roads are open? Are they safe to drive? Click here for road reports and information.
Rocky's weather is extreme! Learn what to expect in each season and how to prepare for your visit.
Fees and Passes
Learn how much it costs to enter the park, what kinds of passes are available, and how to buy your pass online.
2018 Firewood Collection Permit Lottery
Permits are available by lottery to collect previously cut wood from hazard tree removals and wildland fuels reduction.
Take the Rocky Pledge
To protect Rocky for this and future generations, we need your help. Support your park—Pledge to Protect.
Last updated: November 16, 2017