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Rocky Mountain National Park Travel Guide

Rocky Mountain National Park Sports & Activities

Uncover sports & activities in Rocky Mountain National Park with our insider's guide.


There are no bike paths in the park, and bikes are not allowed on trails. Bicyclists are permitted on Trail Ridge Road, but it's too strenuous...


Spring and summer, early in the morning, are the best times for bird-watching in the park. Lumpy Ridge is a nesting ground for several kinds...


Rocky Mountain is a wonderful place to fish, especially for trout—German brown, brook, rainbow, cutthroat, and greenback cutthroat—but check...


Rocky Mountain National Park contains more than 355 miles of hiking trails, so you could theoretically wander the park for weeks. Most visitors...

Horseback Riding

Horses and riders can access 260 miles of trails in Rocky Mountain. Tours and Outfitters Allenspark Livery. Part of the Sombrero Ranches...

Rock Climbing

Expert rock climbers as well as novices can try hundreds of classic and big wall climbs here (there’s also ample opportunity for bouldering...

Winter Sports

Each winter, the popularity of snowshoeing in the park increases. It's a wonderful way to experience Rocky Mountain's majestic winter side,...



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