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Discover Rocky Mountain National Park from Denver or Boulder

Highlights
  • See native wildlife in their natural environment
  • Small group ensures personal service
  • Led by a local guide
Discover Rocky Mountain National Park from Denver or Boulder
From USD 129.00
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From DenverMost Popular
8 hour trip. Join us on an incredible day to Rocky Mountain National Park, the backbone of North America and the world s largest mountain barrier. From Denver Union Station
From USD 129.00
From Boulder
Pick up from Peet's Coffee in Boulder 1695 29th St #1260, Boulder, CO 80301
From USD 129.00
Overview
Climb from the streets of the "Mile High City" to Rocky Mountain National Park, on a day trip that showcases the rugged beauty of Colorado's mountains. Weave through small, historic towns and drive over alpine passes, as you scan the horizon for mountain wildlife like elk, black bears, or moose. Take a breath of fresh mountain air while hiking out on the trails, and feel like you're standing on top of the world up here on America's backbone.
What to Expect

Meet the guide at 9 am at Denver Union Station (American Flag Pole) or at 9.45am in Boulder (Peet's Coffee/29th St. Mall)

The scenic drive to Estes Park includes charming small towns and rugged canyons. Pass the historic Stanley Hotel, made famous for it’s starring role in the movie 'The Shining.'

While entering Rocky Mountain National Park, experience the wonders that inspired early explorers to push for the protection of this amazing landscape. Catch a view of Long’s Peak, the park’s highest, soaring into the sky at 14,259 feet and the glacial-carved valleys, filled with Aspen and pine trees. The guide will lead the way to the best viewpoints, with plenty of time to hop out of the van and explore.

In the winter more time will be spent discovering the valley and its crystal clear alpine lakes. 

All entrance and National Park fees are included and a sandwich for lunch is provided.

**LUNCH** - This tour comes with choice of a turkey or vegetarian sandwich.  Please include your preference as well as any dietary restrictions in the Special Requirements field during checkout.

Reviews (183)
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Reviewed 1 week ago
Perfect day!

This was the perfect one day trip! Our guide, Jennifer, was both knowledgeable and personable. We really enjoyed the trip and our co-travelers! A wonderful group.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Carol B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
Beautiful mountain views

Jed is a fantastic guide. He was very knowledgeable about the flora and fauna of the area. That really helped to engage my interest in the tour and to better understand how they interact and either enhance or damage the ecosystem.

Thank mmgibbs15
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Extremely FUN tour! Magnificent Photo Ops

BRENDON, our tour guide, was adorable! He made my trip to Colorado so much fun. He had our group of ten, laughing most of the day. His knowledge and love of the area was engaging. It snowed, on and off, on the day of our...More

Date of experience: November 2018
2  Thank Elsa M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Fabulous day out in the wonderful Rocky Mountain National Park

This was an amazing experience, and I thoroughly recommend it to anyone who only has one day in Denver to get out into the rockies. Our guide, Jed, a local guy, couldn’t have been more polite, helpful and knowledgable about the area. As well as...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 968nicolas
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile
Rocky Mountain National Park Tour

This tour was awesome! Tour guide, Kyle, is very knowledgeable and friendly. It was a great experience, beautiful views. I totally recommend it

1  Thank bleucourageux
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Navigator401787
6 December 2018|
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Response from Exploration732620 | Reviewed this property |
We didn’t pay any fee. We hiked Bridal Veil Falls. The entrance to trail was at the park ranger station.
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Resort10440582271
6 December 2018|
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Response from nanabecky726 | Reviewed this property |
I did it in July. I perfect weather. Not too hot or cold. Bring a jacket for higher elevations
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MANYAM K
21 November 2018|
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Response from erled2015 | Reviewed this property |
I do not believe that hiking is offered after November.
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