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Excellent whiskey

This place is doing great things with whiskey. Loved the winter whiskey but all were amazing. Cool... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Aaron P
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Fun with friends and kid friendly during the day

We love visiting Elkin’s each time we visit Estes. The patio has spectacular views and inside is... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2018
Cypress, Texas
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Come try Colorado Craft Whisky distilled and bottled in Estes Park. Enjoy patio views of Longs and Meeker Peaks, creative craft cocktails for whisky and non-whisky lovers alike, and take bottles home for gifting or drinking. Call for more info on...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
1825 N Lake Ave, Estes Park, CO 80517-9446
+1 970-480-1848
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Reasonably priced, friendly host, and great tasting whiskey; what’s not to love. The house made Bloody Mary made with white whiskey is undoubtedly the best you will find anywhere.

Thank Orlando H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is doing great things with whiskey. Loved the winter whiskey but all were amazing. Cool people running the joint. Amazing mountain and lake views.

Thank Aaron P
Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

Was driving around checking out the lake & saw this place. It was recommended by our hotel bartender, so we stopped in. I had a whisky flight & others had cocktails. All very good & staff was very friendly. Worth checking out when in Estes...More

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Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

We love visiting Elkin’s each time we visit Estes. The patio has spectacular views and inside is warm and cozy. We have taken our young children several times during they day. They enjoy the food truck (which seems to change) and the huge game of...More

Thank laruefamily08
Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile

Loved the ambiance, building and the view. Not a whiskey drinker but “shared” a flight with my husband who enjoyed it. The others with us had whiskey cocktails and liked them. Glad we stopped. Got my father in law a bottle of the Colorado and...More

Thank KatieS3465
Reviewed 5 July 2018 via mobile

The nice thing about the boom in micro-distilling is that some very bright, very creative people are showing us what they can do. Elkins has a nice sampling of traditional favorites and some soon to be favorites. If you don’t know what to order, get...More

Thank Bill15Q
Reviewed 17 June 2018

I am a whiskey lover and wanted to check this place out. One of the best old-fashions I've ever had! Fun "mountain man" decor (flannel, deerheads, etc), and nice outdoor area with picnic tables and bag toss games. Ironically, my husband and I were the...More

1  Thank Georgia H
Reviewed 7 June 2018 via mobile

This is our 3rd summer in Estes Park and I am so sad we are just now discovering this gem. Beautiful view, the most friendly and knowledgeable staff and hands down the BEST whiskey sour I’ve ever had. Don’t miss this place.

1  Thank Janine B
Reviewed 6 June 2018 via mobile

I had the whiskey flight which was a choice of 4 of their whiskeys with very generous pours while my husband enjoyed a mule. The black fig and their winter blend whiskeys are must tries in my book. The peach wood flavored was light and...More

1  Thank Shana L
Reviewed 30 March 2018

My husband and I spent two days in Estes Park and loved Elkins so much that we went there twice! I am personally a beer girl and have no desire to drink whiskey whatsoever. When telling one of the bartenders this, he suggested I try...More

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