Rocky Mountain National Park

Rocky Mountain Highlight

Fun is larger than life in and around Rocky Mountain National Park in Colorado.

There’s fun of the adventurous sort in the wilds of the park, which is an ideal setting for wilderness camping and mountain climbing. It’s home to black bears, elk and bighorn sheep (though you’re welcome to visit). From mountain bikes to thrilling hikes, this is an outdoor lover’s dream.

And there’s the fun to be had in downtown Estes Park. Cradled by majestic mountain peaks, this is one lively hangout. Restaurants, boutiques, art galleries… it’s all here. Whether you’re shopping, dining or just sightseeing, it’s a fantastic place to spend time with people.

The Rocky Mountains deliver an elevated vacation experience, in more ways than one.

Downtown Estes

The stunning Riverwalk and more than 200 shops, restaurants and attractions make downtown Estes Park a must-see.

Trail Ridge Road

The “highway to the sky” offers visitors an unmatched view along the 48 miles between Estes Park and Grand Lake.

Alpine Ridge Trail

This short but intense hike climbs 200 feet in just 3/10 of a mile. Bring water and take breaks as you need.

Bear Lake

Bear Lake, one of the most photographed features in the park, is a great jumping off point for several hiking trails.

Emerald Lake Trail

Get ready for this steady elevation climb with a well-worth-it view at the end. On the way, you’ll also get to see Nymph Lake and Dream Lake.

Alberta Falls

Glacier Creek’s booming Alberta Falls is a popular hiking destination for all visitors, and the perfect spot for a picnic.

Popular Activities

You’ll feel like you’re on top of the world with these incredible mountain views.

Two hikers exploring the trails in Rocky Mountain National Park


With more than 300 miles of hiking trails to explore, you can keep things grounded or take to the mountains.

Two cross-country skiers in Rocky Mountain National Park

Cross-Country Skiing

Get your heart rate going in a true winter wonderland with these can’t-miss, cold weather favorites.

Estes Park Marina


There’s something special about being on the water with the backdrop of the mountains. Lake Estes Marina is a recreation dream world.

A group of visitors horseback riding in Rocky Mountain National Park

Horseback Riding

You won’t soon forget traversing the Rocky Mountains by horseback – it’s like a Western come to life.

Explore Lodging

Estes Park, CO features some of the most beautiful scenery in the U.S. and The Ridgeline Hotel-Estes Park® keeps you right in the heart of it.
Guestroom interior at The Ridgeline Hotel-Estes Park

Ridgeline Hotel-Estes Park®

Located in Estes Park, at the base of Rocky Mountain National Park, The Ridgeline Hotel offers modern guestrooms with a host of amenities, including on-site restaurant/bar, indoor pool, game lounge, fire pits, and more. Learn more.


The panoramic views — and the elevation — will take your breath away.

Visit Rocky Mountain National Park

The Rocky Mountains offer endless, year-round adventure. Nestled at the base of Rocky Mountain National Park, The Ridgeline Hotel Estes Park® offers guests convenient access to the park and is located just a few minutes away from downtown Estes Park.