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 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!

Cars packed on both sides of a road in a mountain valley

Plan Ahead for a Better Visit

Rocky is very busy in summer—it was the third most visited national park in 2015! Click here for tips that will help you plan your visit.

Visitors on a gravel trail through a subalpine forest


Rocky is a hiker's paradise! Learn more about our more than 300 miles of trails.

A tent on a tent pad with two campers sitting in chairs beside it


Learn more about Rocky's campgrounds, including how to make reservations.

An SUV on the road beside a 15 foot tall snow drift

Road Conditions

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

Three hikers standing in front of a trailhead sign

Trail Conditions

Are trails dry, icy, snowy? Read trail reports from rangers, volunteers, and other visitors.

Storm clouds brew above Rocky's tundra


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

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

1000 US Hwy 36
Estes Park, CO 80517


(970) 586-1206
Have questions? We've got answers! Call 8am–4:30pm Mountain Time to speak with park staff (recorded information after hours). For Trail Ridge Road status, call (970) 586-1222.

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