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Windows to the West - Fine Art Show

May 29, 2015 – May 31, 2015

Jazz Fest & Art Walk

Jun 6, 2015 – Jun 7, 2015

Big Band Bash at Performance Park

Jun 13, 2015 – Jun 14, 2015

Jay Stott

Jun 13, 2015

4th of July Weekend Celebration

Jul 3, 2015 – Jul 5, 2015

Rooftop Rodeo

Jul 6, 2015 – Jul 12, 2015
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About Estes Park

A Legacy of Hospitality in the Mountain West

Situated about 90 miles northwest of Denver, at 7,522 feet above sea level, Estes Park sits in the heart of the Rocky Mountains. Majestic views span in every direction along with the majestic scenes you expect from a Colorado mountain town-gold-medal fishing rivers, iconic peaks, fertile valleys dotted with wildlife-plus one unexpected treasure, a national park. Rocky Mountain National Park, home to 300 miles of hiking trails within 415 square miles of protected mountain wilds, borders Estes Park at its eastern entrance.

Since the late 1860s when Griff Evans established a dude ranch here, Estes Park has been welcoming guests with spectacular scenery and hospitality to match. Nearly 50 years later, F.O. Stanley of steam car fame further perpetuated the town's reputation as a resort destination when he opened his sophisticated namesake hotel. And on goes the rich history and notable legacy of offering guests an experience like no other.

Not surprisingly, mountain exploration remains a mainstay. Outdoor adventures run the gamut from hiking and snowshoeing to rock climbing and ice skating. Scenic drives show off the area, with Trail Ridge Road rising through the national park to more than 12,000 feet and several others wending through the valley, past historic landmarks and parallel to the fish-filled picturesque rivers.

In the village and along its edges, merchants, restaurants and accommodations acknowledge their Colorado surroundings by selling locally made products, serving regional fare and decorating in ranch, Western or lodge styles. Affordable, accessible and open year-round, the downtown exudes a casual feel in which jeans and cowboy boots are as common as sundresses and flip-flops. That said, some restaurants also cater to travelers seeking an upscale night out. Even in the shops and galleries, variety spins from high-end, one-of-a-kind items to whimsical trinkets.

Wildlife is so plentiful that elk often wander downtown streets. Visitors spy them and other animals while walking the path around Lake Estes, driving toward the Historic Fall River Hydroplant or touring Estes Park's last remaining working cattle ranch, MacGregor Ranch. Sometimes, it seems, the region's furry creatures outnumber the humans!

With all its adventures and amenities, including the bench-lined Riverwalk and charming sculpture garden, it's no wonder that Estes Park repeatedly earns recognition as a top destination. It has earned awards from TripAdvisor, Colorado Parent, the Weather Channel and many Colorado newspapers. After all, it boasts a strong history-and present-of hosting visitors with an authentic easiness that's congruent with a dream getaway to Rocky Mountain paradise.

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Shop & Spa Saturdays at Riverspointe Spa

Saturdays through May 2015 Stop in anytime between 10am-6pm! Riverspointe Spa 121 Wiest Drive, Estes Park (along t...more

RMNP 100th Anniversary Package

4 Nights Starting at $949! During the 100th year of Rocky Mountain National Park, we want to celebrate the protectio...more

RMNP 100th Anniversary Package

4 Nights Starting at $949! During the 100th year of Rocky Mountain National Park, we want to celebrate the protectio...more

Shop & Spa Saturdays at Riverspointe Spa

Saturdays through May 2015 Stop in anytime between 10am-6pm! Riverspointe Spa 121 Wiest Drive, Estes Park (along t...more

Half Day Fun Hike - Buy 3, Get 1 Free!

Explore the beauty of Rocky Mountain National Park and Estes Park Valley with our professional mountain guides. We can...more

Free $20 Daily Dining Credit!

$20 Dining Credit Book directly through our website and receive a daily $20 Dining Credit on us! Enjoy our $11.95 br...more

Romantic Valentine's Special

Experience a romantic Valentine's Day getaway to Estes Park this February! Enjoy a king bedroom, bottle of wine, and bo...more

Half Day Fun Climbs - Buy 3, Get 1 Free!

Experience rock climbing in the beautiful settings of Estes Park and the Rocky Mountains! Join our group for a half da...more

Summer Specials

May 3, 2015 through June 6, 2015 Save 15% on stays of 3 nights or more! June 27, 2015 through July 2, 2015 Save 10...more

Add A Sugar Scrub To Your Massage!

Add a body scrub to any 60 or 90-minute Massage or Facial for just $45 (regularly $65). Body scrubs are approximat...more

RMNP 100th Anniversary Package

4 Nights Starting at $949! During the 100th year of Rocky Mountain National Park, we want to celebrate the protectio...more

Free $20 Daily Dining Credit!

$20 Dining Credit Book directly through our website and receive a daily $20 Dining Credit on us! Enjoy our $11.95 br...more

Mamma Mia Mother's Day Spa Package!

It's Mom's Time! Treat her to a head-to-toe spa day with our 'Mamma Mia' spa package = Our hydrating Seasonal Sugar Sc...more

Free $20 Daily Dining Credit!

$20 Dining Credit Book directly through our website and receive a daily $20 Dining Credit on us! Enjoy our $11.95 br...more

$10 OFF a 60 or 90 minute Massage or Facial for First Time Clients!

*First Time Clients Only Must mention offer when scheduling: 970-577-6841 Click Link for more details and menu of...more

Free $20 Daily Dining Credit!

$20 Dining Credit Book directly through our website and receive a daily $20 Dining Credit on us! Enjoy our $11.95 br...more

Mamma Mia Mother's Day Spa Package!

It's Mom's Time! Treat her to a head-to-toe spa day with our 'Mamma Mia' spa package = Our hydrating Seasonal Sugar Sc...more

Add A Sugar Scrub To Your Massage!

Add a body scrub to any 60 or 90-minute Massage or Facial for just $45 (regularly $65). Body scrubs are approximat...more

$10 OFF a 60 or 90 minute Massage or Facial for First Time Clients!

*First Time Clients Only Must mention offer when scheduling: 970-577-6841 Click Link for more details and menu of...more

Shop & Spa Saturdays at Riverspointe Spa

Saturdays through May 2015 Stop in anytime between 10am-6pm! Riverspointe Spa 121 Wiest Drive, Estes Park (along t...more

Summer Specials

May 3, 2015 through June 6, 2015 Save 15% on stays of 3 nights or more! June 27, 2015 through July 2, 2015 Save 10...more

Mamma Mia Mother's Day Spa Package!

It's Mom's Time! Treat her to a head-to-toe spa day with our 'Mamma Mia' spa package = Our hydrating Seasonal Sugar Sc...more

$10 OFF a 60 or 90 minute Massage or Facial for First Time Clients!

*First Time Clients Only Must mention offer when scheduling: 970-577-6841 Click Link for more details and menu of...more

Longs Peak Climbs - $25 Off!

What better way to celebrate the 100th birthday of Rocky Mountain National Park than by climbing to the top?! At 14,25...more

We've Moved! 20% Off Celebration Sale!

Good news everyone! The Mad Moose has moved and expanded to serve you better than ever before. More furniture, more h...more
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