Timed Entry Permits & Rocky Mountain National Park

Timed Entry Permits & Rocky Mountain National Park

To enter Rocky Mountain National Park between May 28 and October 11 two things are required: a timed entry permit PLUS a park pass or entrance fee. Use these tips to plan your trip into Rocky Mountain National Park.

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Brooke Burnham
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Brooke Burnham

Hi! I am the Director of Marketing & Communications for Visit Estes Park and a mom of two (slightly crazy) boys, ages 7 & 10. We are very lucky to live in Estes Park and we try to explore all Estes and Rocky Mountain National Park have to offer. I write from the heart and from a parent's perspective - understanding, of course, that parents also like to explore on their own sometimes. When I'm not at the office, you can find me hiking, snowboarding, kayaking, shopping or drinking a local IPA or sour beer. Follow my posts to learn more about me and Estes Park!  

You can find me on Twitter at @Brooke_Burnham or in Instagram at @Brooke.Burnham and you can reach me at the office via bburnham@visitestespark.com or 970-586-0500. 

Tips for the Best Elktober Escape

A few years ago the mayor of Estes Park officially decreed the month of October to be known as 'Elktober'. This may seem strange to outsiders, but residents and frequent visitors know that the hundreds of elk that call this area home are a very special part of our local culture. Those who are even…

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