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This property allows you to book online with a credit card. After submitting a reservation request, the owner or manager has 24 hours to accept, at which time your card will be charged and you will receive an email confirmation

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Recent Estes Park reviews

  • Wonderful Property!

    "Can you please correct the title of my review - "Wonderful" instead of "Wponderful" THANK YOU"
    Guest: Linda Date of Stay: September 2014 Review Submitted: September 22, 2014
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  • Best home rental experience ever

    "This home is the most completely furnished home we have ever rented. It had all the items needed on a daily basis as well as many non-perishable food staples. This alone, sets this home apart from all the other home rentals we have contracted. The home is situated in the Rocky Mountains (great views) with easy access to the Rocky Mountain National Park and all it has to offer. in addition the town of Estes Park is a must visit for anyone visiting Colorado. All of this with great owners, Jan and Carolyn. It was a pleasure being in this home for our visit."
    Guest: Richard C. Date of Stay: April 2015 Review Submitted: May 15, 2015
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  • Excellent Property, Gorgeous Views!

    "I visited with a group of friends to celebrate the new year, and we had a wonderful time! The property is well managed and the sleeping options are great! The bunk beds are full sized - quite large and great for the single folks in our group. The view is INCREDIBLE from the deck! The living room is huge, as is the kitchen. We had issues getting the fireplace going, but received a phone call from the owner with instructions very promptly when we asked about it. I would highly recommend this location, and may actually go back another time. A+ service, and 5 stars for this property!"
    Guest: supershwa Date of Stay: January 2015 Review Submitted: February 13, 2015
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  • Great Family Weekend Get-Away

    "We spent a delightful 'special birthday' weekend in the cabin with our children & grandchildren. With the excellent directions provided, our trip was easy and we were happy to be able to sit down to a home cooked meal soon after our arrival. The house was spotless and the kitchen easy to use, we just fell right into the swing of it: Cooking on the grill, taking hikes, visiting Estes Park, swimming at the YMCA, relaxing in the hot tub, eating birthday cake, and watching the Master's on TV in front of a flickering fire! A lot to squeeze into a couple of days but we managed it all! The views from the cabin are just beautiful and wild life is plentiful. We did not spot any bears but we loved watching elk grazing and chipmunks playing all around the cabin. Having two small grandchildren with us we were vey grateful for the pack-and-play and booster seat provided. We brought a baby gate along with us and made do, in hindsight two would have been better, but in no way did this affect our overall enjoyment. All in all a perfect weekend!"
    Guest: Deb & Warren Date of Stay: April 2015 Review Submitted: April 30, 2015
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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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