Estes Park is an affordable destination for individual, family and/or adventure travel, and $300 can buy an exciting three-day weekend getaway in Estes Park.


The destination offers a myriad of lodging options to fit any size budget and family, and local dining options are very affordable and will satisfy even the pickiest of eaters. Opportunities to acquire new skills include:


  • Classes and seminars in Rocky Mountain National Park - from wildlife photography to wildflower identification to Rocky Mountain National Park history
  • Outdoor activities from local tour operators and organizations such as horseback riding, archery and rock climbing
  • Unique classes including beer brewing demonstrations, mixology classes from a local bartender, and taffy making, among many others.


In addition to learning three new skills, guests can partake in a number of free activities such as weekly Sunday afternoon concerts or a visit to one of the many art centers located in Estes Park for free entertainment. Guests can also take some time to explore town with a stroll down charming Main Street or the Riverwalk and popping in to local mom and pop shops and restaurants. Several free shuttles also provide budget-friendly travel through town.