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Recent Estes Park reviews

  • A little piece of paradise.

    "My sister boyfriend and I enjoyed spending time at this property this past weekend. There are so many positive things about this property I hardly know where to start. To begin with the website certainly does not do this property justice. Honestly, you have to see it up close and personal. It was stocked with everything we wanted or needed. Our french toast cooked perfectly on the griddle provided by the owner. Seriously, the kitchen was stocked with so many items. Plenty of DRY firewood in the garage. Nice linens throughout. The beds were very comfortable. Even though the living room was beautiful and welcoming, we spent most to our time at the dining room table, playing games and enjoying the beautiful view. We got an unexpected visit from 9 wild turkeys as they were passing by. We saw 3 elk by the road. The three of us felt like we were in a mountain paradise. I am already planning our next visit which will be very soon I'm sure."
    Guest: Chep Date of Stay: February 2014 Review Submitted: February 17, 2014
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  • 30th Anniversary Vacation

    "This is the perfect mountain cabin. Katie and Don thought of everything and it was really like a home away from home. Their are plenty of dishes and pots and pans so you can do any kind of cooking that you would want. It was really nice having a garage also. It's a short drive to downtown and not far from RMNP. Fall is such a beautiful time in Estes Park."
    Guest: Over 50 couple Date of Stay: October 2014 Review Submitted: October 20, 2014
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  • Beautiful Cabin in an amazing location

    "I stayed here for about five days with my girlfriends as a long weekend getaway and our experience could not have been any more perfect. We are so thankful that we were able to get the studio cabin, as it is a perfect little gem and in a perfect location. We were worried we would be in a difficult or confusing location, but it is right down the road from RMNP, and it is about five minutes to downtown. This cabin has the perfect charm that anyone would be looking for here in the mountains and it has absolutely EVERYTHING you will need during your stay, even if you plan on cooking most of your meals as we did. I can't express how in love we all fell with this cabin and we are all planning on coming back with our own families and loved ones in separate trips in the future. Patricia was more than helpful and she is greatly appreciated for the hard work she puts into these cabins and into providing us with any information that we needed during our trip. It is very easy to get around the area from the cabin and the view is breathtaking. We loved nothing more than coming back to this cabin and getting cozy with the heater after our days of hiking and exploring. If you are looking at this cabin for a future stay, please do not look any further because you will not get a better cabin for your stay in Estes for such an affordable price. Planning to return soon already!"
    Guest: Greta Date of Stay: October 2014 Review Submitted: December 6, 2014
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  • We could not have asked for a better place!

    "This was the perfect place to stay in Estes Park, CO! It was super clean, quaint, close enough to walk to town, and Carolyn and Terry were so helpful and accommodating! It is a great place to see wildlife, have a fire, grill outside, and making memories with your family all while taking in the beautiful Rocky Mountains!"
    Guest: Ccclark26 Date of Stay: September 2014 Review Submitted: September 25, 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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