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!
Watch Wildlife Safely
Rocky's wildlife are not trained, fed, groomed, or corralled—they are truly wild. Learn how to enjoy them safely and respectfully.
Plan Ahead for a Better Visit
With over 4.5 million visitors in 2016, Rocky is a busy place! Learn tips to help you plan the best visit possible.
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.
Rocky is a hiker's paradise! Learn more about our more than 300 miles of trails.
Learn more about Rocky's campgrounds, including how to make reservations.
What roads are open? Are they safe to drive? Click here for road reports and information.
Are trails dry, icy, snowy? Read trail reports from rangers, volunteers, and other visitors.
Rocky's weather is extreme! Learn what to expect in each season and how to prepare for your visit.
Last updated: September 14, 2017