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.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Fri): explore and take pictures at Trail Ridge Road, thencontemplate the waterfront views at Bear Lake, and then admire the sheer force of Alberta Falls. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 29th (Sat): look for all kinds of wild species at Sheep Lakes, cruise along Old Fall River Road, take in the dramatic natural features at Alluvial Fan, thenappreciate the views at Many Parks Curve Overlook, and finally trek along Emerald Lake Trail.

To see more things to do, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Rocky Mountain National Park journey builder tool.

The Route module shows you travel options from your home to Rocky Mountain National Park. In August, daily temperatures in Rocky Mountain National Park can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sun) to allow time to drive 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.
Mount Evans Scenic Byway has been added to your itinerary. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Denver: River Rafting & Tubing (in Idaho Springs) and Trail Ridge Road (in Rocky Mountain National Park). The adventure continues: take in the awesome beauty at Mount Evans and go on a hair-raising tour with Best Tours of Denver.

To see more things to do, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, read Denver trip itinerary maker website.

Traveling by car from Rocky Mountain National Park to Denver takes 2 hours. August in Denver sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night.

Things to do in Denver

Outdoors Scenic Drive Tours

Side Trips

River Rafting & Tubing, Trail Ridge Road
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Trail Ridge Road ©
Trail Ridge Road
Mount Evans ©
Mount Evans
River Rafting & Tubing

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