Plan Your Visit

Rocky Mountain National Park offers an incredible range of expeirences for all visitors that change depending upon the time of year that you plan to visit, from wildlife viewing and scenic drives to camping, hiking, fishing and more!

Rocky Mountain National Park is open year-round, 24-hours/day. A park entrance fee is always required.

Planning for your next trip? Check out the resources below to learn about planning for a winter or summertime trip to the park, as well as park entrance fees, safety tips, camping information, and more!

Visitors are walking on the Tundra Communities trail in summer
Plan Your Summer Trip to Rocky

Planning to visit Rocky between late May and early September? Learn all about planning for a summer trip.

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Timed Entry Reservations

Timed Entry Reservations are required to enter Rocky during certain hours of the day. Click here for details.

Entrance Fees and Park Passes
Entrance Fees and Park Passes

Learn what park pass is right for you

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Park Roads

Learn more about Rocky's roads.

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Visitor Centers

Learn about Rocky's Visitor Centers

Wildlife Viewing
Wildlife Viewing

Learn all about safe wildlife viewing

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Go Hiking!

Planning to go hiking? With over 350 miles of trails, learn more about your hiking options.

RVs and tents are set up in a campground in RMNP

Rocky's campgrounds are open for the summer camping season. Click here to learn more.

Three tents are set up in a designated wilderness campsite
Wilderness Overnight Backpacking

Thinking about going backpacking? Learn all about planning for a wilderness overnight backpacking trip.

All About Accessibility
All About Accessibility

Discover the park's Accessibility Facilities and Trails

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Pet Regulations

Visiting Rocky with your pet? Learn about pet regulations



Last updated: June 25, 2024

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Contact Info

Mailing Address:

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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