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Recent Estes Park reviews

  • Most Beautiful Cabin

    "I could go on and on about how wonderful this cabin is and how much it made our stay there so special. Vacations are nice, but usually one is happy to be there, but happy to get back home. Be careful because it's no so with this slice of "Heaven on Earth". I could have stayed longer and just laughed at the world...!!! The cabin is very clean and has fabulous views. Close enough to everything, it is --- the place to stay. Trust me everything was in perfect order for a most enjoyable time. The beds were extremely comfortable and you must soak by candle in the claw foot tub. A great high end kitchen and everything you need to stay indoors the entire time, but make yourself get out go to Estes Park and do other things, then relax and watch the sunset over the mountains on the 3rd story deck with a glass of wine. Before you go onto the deck, be double sure the door is unlocked or have a key with you. Great story, but it would be too lengthy to write about, lol. The owners were very helpful and just so nice. Choose this place over others and you will have made a wise decision."
    Guest: Wayne & Sandi Date of Stay: August 2014 Review Submitted: September 15, 2014
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  • Excellent vacation home

    "I was the last to arrive at the house in the evening. Our rooms were all spacious and the beds were in great shape. The next morning I was treated to the breathtaking views to the south. The house was far enough away from Estes Park to allow the night sky to fill with stars but close enough for us to run for the last-minute items and hit the main street shops. The owners were a pleasure to work with. I would recommend staying at the House on the Rocks."
    Guest: Axtells Date of Stay: November 2014 Review Submitted: December 9, 2014
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  • Ayg 16 thru Aug 21

    "We had an amazing time at the cabin! It was everything and more than we expected..The first day we saw a big bear walking around across the road! Tim and I enjoyed our visit and highly recommend this wonderful place to anyone who visits Estes Park! Thanks Connie for making our stay a great one... Linda Macklenar"
    Guest: Linda Date of Stay: August 2014 Review Submitted: August 24, 2014
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  • H & B

    "We enjoyed our stay very much. The cabin is adorable, & very clean (a definite plus) even the water tasted good! The interior of cabin is decorated so cute & comfortable! We saw a herd of elk not far from the cabin, & kindof hoped to see a bear but didn't! We visited the famous Stanley Hotel & toured the buildings, visited Rky Mtn Natl park & frequented the restaurants dwntwn. Overall just a wonderful experience!"
    Guest: heath Date of Stay: October 2014 Review Submitted: October 29, 2014
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Estes Park Travel Tips

At the entrance of Rocky Mountain National Park, Estes Park is one of the most desirable vacation destinations in Colorado thanks to stunning mountain vistas and a charming downtown. Situated 7,522 feet above sea level, the entire area is home to breathtaking views, incredible natural scenery and plenty of skiing and hiking adventures to be had. The town itself has the feel of a quaint mountain village yet allows for a range of phenomenal cuisine and culture in the middle of an outdoorsman's paradise. Whether you're looking for a romantic getaway, a memorable family vacation or just isolation from the fast pace of the city for a few days, Estes Park is the perfect destination.

Estes Park Attractions

Known by many as the gate to Rocky Mountain National Park, Estes Park is a veritable treasure trove of activities based around its immense natural beauty. Featuring guided tours, world class camping, great hiking and an absolutely endless supply of beautiful backdrops for family photographs, Estes Park is perfect for those who appreciate the great outdoors. The four trailheads accessible from the town offer fantastic access to the local hiking trails and phenomenal ski slopes, as well.

Within Rocky Mountain National Park alone there are over 100 separate peaks that rise above the height of 11,000 feet. As a result, Estes Park has become a prime destination for climbers and backpackers from across the globe. Strap into a harness, don't forget the crampons and scale some incredible rock faces or, if you're looking for a slightly more tame experience, take some of the winding backpacking trails to the top of these beautiful peaks. Since many of these peaks run directly along the continental divide, climbers can take in the unforgettable sight of watching snow begin its long journey either east to the Atlantic or west to the Pacific.

Estes Park Things to Do

If you're visiting Estes Park in either the spring, summer or autumn, then you'll want to take part in the fantastic trail running scene. While the city does offer a variety of trails that cater to all skill levels, some of the most beautiful scenery is found on two of the more challenging routes, Black Lake Trail and Lumpy Ridge Loop. While the former is an intermediate, 9.6-mile trail, Lumpy Ridge Loop runs for over 10 miles and features a nearly 3-mile change in elevation from start to finish. Black Lake Trail is recommended for those desiring water-centric viewpoints, as it passes by two lakes and a series of waterfalls. Lumpy Ridge, considering its changes in elevation, caters more to those looking to view the world from above as they pass through mountainous ridges and rugged terrain.

Of course, some people will prefer to experience the beauty of Estes Park from the valley below. Since its official sanctioning by the United States government nearly a century ago, Rocky Mountain National Park has served as a habitat to both domesticated and wild horses. A variety of options are available through the park for horseback riders of all levels, including day trips and backcountry horse camping sponsored by the National Parks Office. Those who would prefer to be a bit more independent can set off alone and will find over 260 miles of beautiful wilderness trails for their enjoyment. Both Thunder Lake Trail and Finch Lakes Trail are popular among vacationers and locals. These trails are accessible from the Wild Basin Trailhead, which is easily found from multiple park entrances.

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