Rocky Mountain National Park, Colorado

Mountain peaks, wildflowers, elk and moose all fight for your attention, and there's no doubt you'll be more than happy spending a few days exploring this gorgeous park - you might even wish you could stay longer!

Rocky Mountain Tours

Rocky Mountain ToursThe Rocky Mountain National Park has everything the intrepid explorer could wish for. 

With a majestic mountain range, varied wildlife, stunning tundra wildflowers and the highest paved road in the USA, there is nothing about the national park that isn't spectacular.

A mix of bare rock, forest, alpine tundra and mountains result in fantastic views as far as the eye can see, no matter the weather.

As well as the views, you can partake in a huge choice of activities, as the park really does have something for everyone. It isn't hard to see why the Rocky Mountain National Park is such an iconic area in Colorado.

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Rocky Mountain National Park, Colorado

Rocky Mountain Insider Tips

Discover hilltop trails
If you really want to make the most of the incredible panoramic views, pick a trail that leads you above the treeline, an option plentiful amongst the phenomenal setting of the Rockies. This will ensure you get to experience and savour the awe-inspiring views of Rocky Mountain National Park, while giving your hiking boots a work out. A range of trails for all abilities are available, all incredibly rewarding and enjoyable.
When to go
The best time to visit the Rocky Mountain National Park is in June, July and August. The summer months have been the most popular for thousands of years, with Native Americans making the journey over some of the trails that are still in use today. You'll find that the weather is pleasantly warm during these months, although they will drop the higher up you go. It is also the time when all the wildflowers bloom, making the breathtaking tundras even more exquisite.
Highlights & Activities

Rocky Mountain Tour Highlights

The best way to take in the natural beauty of the park is to put your walking boots on and head out for a hike. There are more than 130 trails for every ability which can lead you through amazing vistas, lakes, waterfalls, meadows and wildlife, such as moose.
Trail Ridge Road
One of the most impressive aspects of the park is the Trail Ridge Road, the USA's highest paved road. It reaches an elevation of 12,183 feet and runs along a route thousands of years old that was previously used by Native American and Ute peoples.
Bear Lake area
The Bear Lake area is arguably one of the most popular places in the park with something for everyone. A trail runs in a loop around the lake as an easy hike to enjoy, while you'll also be able to locate trailheads for a number of the most popular hikes.

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