Where is Rocky Mountain Park?

Location map of Rocky Mountain National Park

Rocky Mountain National Park is in northeast Colorado, flanked by the towns of Estes Park on the east and Grand Lake on the west. The park is a short drive northwest from Denver, Colorado and its international airport.

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To access the park, there are four entrances, three on the park’s east side and one on the west. To make the most of your time in Rocky Mountain National Park, choose the entrance that will give you the best access to the sights you want to see and experience. Choose your approach by reading Which Entrance Should I Take into Rocky Mountain National Park?

Gateway Towns to Rocky Mountain National Park

Stop at these towns right outside of Rocky Mountain National Park. They're great places to stay and fuel up with great food before you hit the park wilderness. Read More...

Getting Around the Park

Roads, visitor centers, shuttles, and areas inside Rocky Mountain National Park. Get to know the park, its unique landscapes, and areas of interest. Read More...

Seasonal Park Access

The park is very different in winter than it is in summer. Check here for information about roads and areas of the park. Read More...