Pre-Field Trip Prep

The Education and Outreach Team at Rocky has worked hard to develop short videos on a variety of topics to help you introduce a lesson, prepare for your field trip, or bring Rocky Mountain National Park into your classroom to enhance your curriculum.

We also offer free, interactive distance learning programs that you and your students can participate in virtually using programs such as Zoom and Google Hangouts.

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10 minutes, 40 seconds

Scientists use transect lines to study plant and animal community changes in an area over time. In this video, we join Education Rangers Jess and Kathy to prepare for your fire succession field experience or just to learn how we can use transect lines and their procedures.

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12 minutes, 21 seconds

Join Education Ranger Jo on a journey through the 4 ecosystems of Rocky Mountain National Park. Watch this video to prepare for your Great Ecosystem Adventure field experience or just for a fun and engaging overview of Rocky's ecosystems.

Last updated: March 2, 2021

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1000 US Hwy 36
Estes Park , CO 80517


970 586-1206
The Information Office is open year-round: 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. daily in summer; 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Mondays - Fridays and 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Saturdays - Sundays in winter. Recorded Trail Ridge Road status: (970) 586-1222.

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