Current Conditions



  • Alert 1 , Severity ,caution ,, Government Shutdown Details Rocky will remain accessible during the lapse of appropriations. Basic services may be available; many visitor services will not. Use extreme caution if choosing to enter the park. Emergency services will be limited. All rules and regulations still apply.
  • Alert 2 , Severity ,caution ,, Avalanches: Be Alert Avalanches can be easily triggered by backcountry travelers. The park does not do any avalanche control. Never assume trails are free of avalanche hazard. Check current avalanche conditions before your visit by clicking "more."
  • Alert 3 , Severity ,caution ,, Weather Changes Quickly at Rocky Winter weather, including ice and snow, is possible at any time and can suddenly change road and trail conditions. Always check an updated weather forecast before you arrive.


A historic photo of an old car on a snow-covered road lined by conifers

Road Conditions

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

A partially-snow covered trail lined with snow-covered trees

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.

Longs Peak


Watch our webcams to visit Rocky virtually, check the weather, and enjoy the view.

Last updated: September 5, 2018

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

1000 US Hwy 36
Estes Park, CO 80517


(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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