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Stories and Tips Estes Park

Peak to Peak Highway

Written by TRAVELPRO guide on 07 Feb, 2001

Peak to Peak Highway skims the southwestern edge of Rocky Mountain National Park This National Forest Scenic Byway, known as the Peak to Peak Highway, offers excellent views of the Continental Divide that runs through the park and Indian Peaks. You…Read More


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Wildlife Viewing

Written by JF150 on 13 Oct, 2005

My husband and I really enjoyed driving and hiking around Rocky Mountain National Park to view all the wildlife. We were in Rocky during the elk rut (mating season) and what is called the Gold Rush, which is when all the aspen trees are in…Read More


Scotland in the Rockies

Written by tedontheroadagain on 29 Jun, 2006

I was invited to a wedding in RMNP and given my hectic business schedule I booked at the last minute as usual. Now normally this is not ideal as you can end up with some rather strange accommodation, however on this occasion I lucked out. Turns…Read More


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A day in town

Written by mikro on 16 Aug, 2004

About 35 miles northwest of Boulder is the town of Estes Park. Surrounded by mountain peaks ranging from 8,500 to 14,000 feet, the view from anywhere is awesome. Downtown Estes Park offers many free parking areas, a main street of interesting shops, restaurants and walkways…Read More


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The Elk of Estes Park

Written by dailygrimes on 17 Jun, 2003

In case you can't tell I really do have a soft spot for all the elk in Estes Park -- they rule the roost, run the town, and have their way! God bless 'em . . . There is something so humbling and majestic about…Read More


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