Feel Like You’re On Top of the World!

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!

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Timed Entry Permit System 2021

Reservations will be required to enter Rocky Mountain National Park from May 28 through October 11. Read more to better plan your visit!

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Get Involved!

Get involved with the Long Range Visitor Use Management at Rocky!

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Current Conditions

Conditions in the mountains can change quickly! Know what to expect and be prepared.

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Park Roads

What roads are open? Are they safe to drive? Click here for road reports and information.

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Safety

Safety tips to avoid danger and have a great trip.

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Weather

Rocky's weather is extreme! Learn what to expect in each season and how to prepare for your visit.

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Take the Rocky Pledge

To protect Rocky for this and future generations, we need your help. Support your park—Pledge to Protect.

Last updated: June 12, 2021

Contact the Park

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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