Rocky Mountain Park: Half-Day Lakes & Meadows Tour
28 Ratings
Estes Park

Explore the Estes Park side of Rocky Mountain National Park, touring historic lakes and meadows teeming with wildlife, offering waterfall views, breathtaking scenery, mountain lakes, and towering dynamic vistas

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-Your guide will take you to spectacular views from the lower valley in the comfort and safety of your own vehicle

  • The tour includes stops at amazing locations like Sheep Lakes, where big horn, elk, and moose are often present
  • See the Alluvial Fan Horseshoe Falls, breath-taking views from Many Parks Curve, Moraine Park’s massive meadow with an amazing backdrop, and Sprague Lake, our favorite place in RMNP
  • The lower valley tour will leave you with personal and photographic memories lasting a lifetime without the high altitude travel of Trail Ridge Road
What's Included
  • Our team of guides are experienced in the outdoors, have extensive knowledge of Rocky Mountain National Park, and are personable in their approach
  • Multiple stops with information and education about RMNP history, geology, ecology, and wildlife
  • At these lower elevations, our guide, per your request, will drive your vehicle so you can enjoy the journey
Additional Information
  • A $30 park entry fee, separate from the reservation fee, applies; Timed-Entry reservations aren’t necessary. Due to unpredictable weather at higher elevations, we advise layering clothes and dressing for varying warm and cold temperatures based on the season.
  • Our guides are carefully selected based on their skills and RMNP experience; each completes training, holds CPR/First Aid certification, and enhances the overall experience quality.
  • For wildlife viewing, we adhere to RMNP guidelines of maintaining 75 feet distance from deer, elk, and bighorn sheep, and 120 feet from moose or bear.
  • Tours need at least 2 guests, no smoking allowed during the tour, pets are permitted with limitations for dogs, and an Acknowledgement of Risk, Photo Release, and Car Insurance Verification are mandatory.
510 Moraine Ave, Estes Park, CO 80517, USA
Cancellation Policy

We offer a full refund if canceled prior to 24 hours of the tour. If you must cancel within 24 hours of the tour, contact us directly and we will either reschedule or offer a 50% refund.

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Aug 8, 2023
A very easy way to see the park. Brad was great and we saw Moose and Elk! I'd do this again in a heartbeat!
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