Artists selected for 2015 Art in the Park program at Rocky Mountain National Park
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Artists selected for 2015 Art in the Park program at Rocky Mountain National Park

Programs Begin June 21 Continues Through Summer ESTES PARK – Six artists have been selected for the summer 2015 Artist-in-Residence Program at Rocky Mountain National Park.  This year’s program celebrates the ideals of Rocky’s 100th anniversary with a line-up of talented artists. Artists are provided with a creative, contemplative environment in which to generate artistic … Continue reading

Learn connections between ‘most unlikely corners of life’ in Rocky Mountain National Park
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Learn connections between ‘most unlikely corners of life’ in Rocky Mountain National Park

ESTES PARK – Join the Rocky Mountain Conservancy for an afternoon class that explores the interconnectedness of a variety of subjects. From 1-5 p.m. on June 26, July 8 and Aug. 12, join acclaimed instructor Kevin Cook on a journey through the living connections of Rocky Mountain National Park. The three dates address three different … Continue reading

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Rocky Mountain National Park’s Centennial Year Programs Continue

ESTES PARK – The year-long celebration of Rocky Mountain National Park’s 100th Anniversary continues as we head into June.  Join us for one of these fun events! June 5: Wild Inspirations – Art and artists throughout American history have found inspiration in wild places and played important roles in informing the public about the wonders … Continue reading

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Trail Ridge Road opens for season; Night closures in place

ESTES PARK  – Trail Ridge Road in Rocky Mountain National Park opened today, Friday, May 29.  Due to heavy melting on the road during the day and freezing temperatures at night, visitors should plan for night closures occurring at 8:00 p.m. until conditions change.  This May’s snowy and wet weather patterns hampered this year’s efforts … Continue reading

Trail Ridge Road opening delayed due to wet spring snow
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Trail Ridge Road opening delayed due to wet spring snow

ESTES PARK – Due to continuing winter conditions at high elevations in Rocky Mountain National Park, Trail Ridge Road’s opening will be delayed.  Trail Ridge Road historically opens on Memorial Day weekend; last year the road opened on May 24. According to Park Superintendent, Vaughn Baker, “This May’s snowy and wet weather patterns have certainly … Continue reading

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Rocky Mountain National Park’s centennial year programs continue in May

ESTES PARK – The year-long celebration of Rocky Mountain National Park’s 100th Anniversary continues as we head into May.  Join us for one of these fun events! May 1: Wild Inspirations Art and artists throughout American history have found inspiration in wild places and    played important roles in informing the public about the wonders … Continue reading

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Rocky Mountain National Park’s centennial year programs continue

ESTES PARK – The year-long celebration of Rocky Mountain National Park’s 100th Anniversary continues as we head into April! Join us for one of these events, or join in on one of our events taking place year-round. · April 25: Earth Day/National Junior Ranger Day Celebration Join park staff and community partners to celebrate Earth Day … Continue reading

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Rocky Mountain National Park’s centennial year programs continue

ESTES PARK – The year-long celebration of Rocky Mountain National Park’s 100th Anniversary continues as we head into March. Spring into celebrating with us by attending these fun events: · March 5: One Park, Many Perspectives: An Exploration of Rocky Mountain National Park at its Centenary Researchers from the University of Colorado Boulder in the fields … Continue reading