Driving Directions from the East
From Denver via Boulder/Hwy 36
Distance: 66 mi 106 km
From Denver via Hwy 66
Distance: 71 mi 114 km
From Denver via the Peak to Peak Scenic By-way
Distance: 108 mi 174 km
From Loveland via Hwy 34
US 34 through the Big Thompson Canyon between Loveland and Estes Park is now open to all traffic. Construction will continue in the canyon this summer and throughout the fall, and drivers could encounter up to 20-minute delays until paving and final touches are completed. Learn more.
Driving Directions from the West
From I-70 west of Denver
Distance: 61 mi 98 km
From Kremmling / Hwy 40
Distance: 42 mi / 66 km
The Denver area and Granby are both served by Greyhound bus service. There is no public transportation from Denver or Granby to the park.
By Public Transportation
There is no public transportation from the Denver area to the east or west sides of the park. Estes Park provides free public transportation during the summer with connections to Rocky's shuttle system.
Last updated: September 12, 2018