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Check out some of the best things to do when visiting Rocky Mountain National Park. Here you’ll find posts covering some of my favorite activities in the park like hiking to Dream Lake, driving Old Fall River Road and enjoying a leisurely stroll along the Tundra Communities Trail.

Visit the Rocky Mountain National Park Alpine Visitor Center Colorado

If you follow Trail Ridge Road into the heart of Rocky Mountain National Park, Colorado you’ll stumble upon the Alpine Visitor Center. In this post I’ll cover the reasons why you should pay this National Park Visitor Center a visit along with everything you should know before visiting.

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Visiting the Bear Lake Trailhead in Colorado, Rocky Mountain National Park

Not only is Bear Lake incredibly beautiful, but it’s also one of the most accessible lakes in Colorado’s Rocky Mountain National Park. After a drive along the Bear Lake road corridor visitors will reach the Bear Lake parking lot which sits steps from the lake.

In this post we’re going to discuss everything you need to know when visiting Bear Lake, one of Rocky Mountain’s most popular attractions.

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Tundra Communities Trailhead Rocky Mountain National Park

A quick hike from the Tundra Communities trailhead is the perfect activity after a short break at the nearby Alpine Visitor center during your visit to Rocky Mountain National Park.The trailhead starts you off at just over 12,000 feet (nearly 3,700 meters) and has minimal elevation gain. At about 1.0 mile roundtrip it welcomes visitors of all ages and ability levels.

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Emerald Lake Colorado at Rocky Mountain National Park

Rocky Mountain National Park in Colorado offers over 350 miles (560+ kilometers) of hiking trails including the stunning Emerald Lake Trail. Given that, it’s no secret that this is one of the US National Park system’s most popular destinations for outdoor lovers. In this post I’ll cover everything to know before attempting this marquee hike!

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Driving Trail Ridge Road Colorado (Rocky Mountain National Park)

Driving along Trail Ridge Road in Colorado’s Rocky Mountain National Park is one of the best ways to experience the natural beauty that earned this area National Park status. Once you have a better understanding of how this road provides access throughout the park and connects the towns of Estes Park to Grand Lake, it can make planning your trip to Rocky Mountain much easier.

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