10 days in Rocky Mountain National Park & Boulder Itinerary

10 days in Rocky Mountain National Park & Boulder Itinerary

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Rocky Mountain National Park
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Boulder
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Rocky Mountain National Park

— 1 night
Rocky Mountain National Park presents an ideal setting for recreation in the mountain range for which the park is named.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Tue): admire the verdant scenery at Many Parks Curve Overlook, explore the wealth of natural beauty at Sheep Lakes, then take in the awesome beauty at Deer Mountain, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Chapel on the Rock, and finally trek along Estes Cone Hike. Here are some ideas for day two: hike along Upper Beaver Meadows Trailhead, then trek along North Inlet Trail, then take in the dramatic scenery at Chasm Falls, and finally trek along Tundra Communities Trail.

To find reviews, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Rocky Mountain National Park route app.

Warner Robins to Rocky Mountain National Park is an approximately 8.5-hour combination of car and flight. You can also drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Warner Robins to Rocky Mountain National Park is minus 2 hours. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Warner Robins in June since evenings lows in Rocky Mountain National Park dip to 54°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Wed) early enough to drive to Boulder.

Things to do in Rocky Mountain National Park

Parks · Trails · Outdoors · Nature

Boulder

— 5 nights

Berkeley of the Rockies

Located in the foothills of the Rocky Mountains, Boulder is a busy college town known for its progressive values and natural resource conservation.
Head to Boulder County Farmers Market and Pearl Street Mallfor some retail therapy. Cussler Museum and Shelby American Collection are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Explore Boulder's surroundings by going to Big Dry Creek Trail (in Westminster), Ward (Lake Isabelle & Brainard Lake Recreation Area) and Rabbit Mountain Open Space (in Longmont). Next up on the itinerary: immerse yourself in nature at Eldorado Canyon State Park, soar above the sights with a balloon tour, trek along Royal Arch, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Mesa Trail.

For other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Boulder visit planner.

Drive from Rocky Mountain National Park to Boulder in 1.5 hours. In June, plan for daily highs up to 83°F, and evening lows to 56°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Boulder

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Nature

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