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.
Preparing for the notorious vacation slideshow hangs over every vacationer's head. Whether shooting for a slideshow or Instagram, opportunities to capture unforgettable images of the breathtaking mountain landscape, a majestic bull elk and cascading waterfalls abound in Estes Park and Rocky Mountain National Park. Read our photography tips below, curated by local professionals, before pointing your lens toward the region's amazing wildlife and natural wonders. Want more help? Book a photo safari with one of our talented, experienced photographers.
Peruse our Wildlife Watching section to get to know the animals you may encounter while visiting the village of Estes Park or the wilderness of Rocky Mountain National Park - a good first step to wildlife photography.