Rocky Mountain Peaks and Ranges

No matter how much we write there is no way to name all the peaks, mountain ranges, valleys, cliffs, and glaciers in Colorado and Rocky Mountain National Park. If you’re planning to visit Rocky Mountain National Park, then make sure to check out the Mummy Range in the north end of the park. Also don’t miss snagging a few views of the Never Summer Mountains on the Park’s western border.

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10 FAQs About Hiking to the Summit of Longs Peak in RMNP

Where is the Longs Peak trailhead? How long does it take to hike to the top? What are the biggest risks? When is the best time to hike Longs Peak? Read More...

Hikers at the top of Deer Mountain Trail. Photo by Gloria Wadzinski

3-Mile Trail to Deer Mountain Peak

There are gorgeous views all the way along the trail and a 300-degree view as your reward for reaching the top. Read More...

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Colorado Mountains

With numerous activities, and 300 days of sunshine, Colorado is a mountain lovers dream. Read More...

Mummy Range, Rocky Mountain Park

Forming the Rocky Mountains in RMNP

The park has a very violent history. Volcanoes exploded, rock pushed upwards pulling the earth apart, and massive glaciers grinded down valleys. Read More...

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Hike to the Top of Longs Peak

Dominating the skyline, and topping out at 14,259 feet, Longs Peak is the ultimate adventure for enthusiastic hikers. Read More...

A woman standing on high alpine tundra overlooking the mountains near Trail Ridge Road in Rocky Mountain National Park

No, You Can’t Name a Colorado Peak That!

With 53 mountains that exceed 14,000 feet in elevation, Colorado has too many peaks to list. Not all of them are named. Read More...

The Mummy Range as viewed from the Alpine Visitor Center on Trail Ridge Road. Photo by Ali Pfenninger

The Rocky Mountains inside RMNP

It’s hard not to be impressed. Mountains tower over meadows spotted with elk and wildflowers. Here are the best mountain views and where to see them. Read More...