What to Do if You Spot a Moose

What to Do if You Spot a Moose

Plenty of wildlife make their home in the Rocky Mountains, including moose. There are about 2,500 moose living throughout Colorado, and you can frequently spot them grazing in low-lying valleys and wet areas near lakes. Keep in mind that while moose are pretty cool to look at, they can behave aggressively when they feel threatened—meaning… Continue Reading

Helpful Hiking Tips for Your Estes Park Vacation

Helpful Hiking Tips for Your Estes Park Vacation

Estes Park, Colorado, is a hiker’s paradise. With stunning landscapes and trails for all skill levels, experienced trekkers and total newbies alike are sure to have a great time. Here are some of our favorites: Wheelchair-accessible Lily Lake offers a pristine 0.8-mile loop the whole family will enjoy, along with opportunities to fish. Gem Lake… Continue Reading

Why You’ll Want to Spend Fourth of July in Estes Park

Why You’ll Want to Spend Fourth of July in Estes Park

All-American Estes Park is a great place to spend your Fourth of July. You and your family are sure to love our abundant opportunities for outdoor recreation, as well as strolling around our charming village. What’s more, Estes Park offers a number of special activities and events for the Fourth. Here are our suggestions for… Continue Reading

All About Jazz Fest Weekend in Estes Park

All About Jazz Fest Weekend in Estes Park

Around here, it’s an annual tradition that everyone looks forward to: Jazz Fest Weekend. Each year, more and more people come out to celebrate the genre with two days of live music, fun, and entertainment in the Performance Park amphitheater. What better way to hear and enjoy jazz than amidst the beautiful mountain background of… Continue Reading

Three Great Waterfall Hikes in Rocky Mountain National Park

Three Great Waterfall Hikes in Rocky Mountain National Park

Twenty minutes from Misty Mountain Lodge lies the Rocky Mountain National Park, one of the most renowned natural landscapes in America. Its unique geography is home to a host of activities for everyone, like canoeing, glacier tours, and sightseeing. But one thing you will not want to miss during your visit is the variety of… Continue Reading

All About Estes Park

All About Estes Park

If you enjoy outdoor adventures, browsing shops and galleries, delicious dining and a friendly small-town atmosphere, a vacation in Estes Park is a great way to indulge all of the above! This northern Colorado community draws plenty of visitors every year – including elk, which you can sometimes find strolling the downtown streets! If you… Continue Reading