Rocky Mountain National Park

Rocky Mountain National Park is my first love. The first time I saw it I was 10 years old. Then it took another 40 years to get there again. What was I waiting for? It is a very special place.

Fall in Rocky Mountain National Park: 7 Reasons Autumn is Best Time to Visit

Fall is the perfect time to visit Rocky Mountain National Park. The fall foliage changes the valleys to gold and there are plenty of activities for you to enjoy before winter arrives! The summertime crowds thin out after Labor Day so don’t be shy, come explore the park in September or October when temperatures cool …

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Fall colors of Aspen in Rocky Mountain National Park

Discover the Best Rocky Mountain National Park Fall Colors

Fall is a beautiful time of year to visit Rocky Mountain National Park. The weather cools down and the park explodes with golden splendor as the aspen trees change color. It is the perfect opportunity to explore this wonderful park. Although fall color will be all around you, here are tips for where to see …

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Bull elk in Rocky Mountain National Park

Rocky Mountain National Park Elk: Where and How to See these Magnificent Creatures

Visitors throng to see the majestic elk that make the Rocky Mountain National Park their home. With 600-800 elk in RMNP, we’ve rarely had a day in the park where we haven’t encountered elk. Although I do have to share that sometimes we found them in unexpected places. The most important tip is to keep …

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Hiking to Cub Lake Rocky Mountain National Park

Cub Lake in Rocky Mountain National Park is a unique destination. Its plethora of water lilies bouncing on the glass like lake surface create an amazing photo opportunity. It is also a busy wildlife area where visitors often have encounters with Moose, Bear and Elk. However, my favorite part of Cub Lake Trail was the …

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Best Rocky Mountain National Park Souvenirs and Gifts from Etsy

We love receiving gifts selected from Etsy. Each is a unique design created by independent artists. So when looking for gifts and souvenirs for one of our National Park Trips, Etsy is the place to start. We found a huge selection of Rocky Mountain National Park souvenirs ranging from apparel, posters, mugs and candles that …

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