Rocky Mountain National Park’s 415 square miles encompass and protect spectacular mountain environments. Enjoy Trail Ridge Road – which crests at over 12,000 feet including many overlooks to experience the subalpine and alpine worlds – along with over 300 miles of hiking trails, wildflowers, wildlife and starry nights. Rocky Mountain National Park is one of the most visited national parks in the country with over 3 million visitors per year.
The eastern and westerns slopes of the Continental Divide run directly through the center of the park with the headwaters of the Colorado River located in the park’s northwestern region. In addition to its natural wonders, Rocky Mountain National Park provides services and amenities to make your experience special and stress-free. Stop by a visitor center to gather all the tidbits you need to know, such as where you’re going, what to do and how to prepare.
Visit the Rocky Mountain National Park official website for more information.