6 days in Rocky Mountain National Park & Denver Itinerary

6 days in Rocky Mountain National Park & Denver Itinerary

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Rocky Mountain National Park
— 2 nights
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Denver
— 3 nights

2
nights
Rocky Mountain National Park

Rocky Mountain National Park ©
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 28th (Fri): take in the dramatic scenery at Alberta Falls, contemplate the waterfront views at Bear Lake, thenhike along Emerald Lake Trail, and finally admire all the interesting features of Trail Ridge Road. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the sheer force of Chasm Falls, take a memorable drive along Old Fall River Road, and then take in the dramatic natural features at Alluvial Fan.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Rocky Mountain National Park trip planner.

The Route module shows you travel options from your home to Rocky Mountain National Park. In August in Rocky Mountain National Park, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sun) so you can go by car to Denver.

Things to do in Rocky Mountain National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
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Trail Ridge Road ©
Trail Ridge Road
Bear Lake ©
Bear Lake
Emerald Lake Trail ©
Emerald Lake Trail

3
nights
Denver

Denver
Aptly nicknamed the "Mile-High City," Denver sits at an altitude of 1,600 m (5,280 ft) above sea level, located right where the Great Plains give way to the Rocky Mountains.
For ratings, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Denver trip itinerary planning app.

Getting from Rocky Mountain National Park to Denver by car takes about 2 hours. In August in Denver, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night.

Things to do in Denver

Outdoors Parks Tours

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