Estes Park, at 7522 ft. above sea level, is basecamp to the most gorgeous peaks in the Rockies. This charming village is easily accessed from 4 major routes:
Estes Park is always open – 365 days a year. Although you may need four-wheel drive vehicle in winter months, our roads are easily accessible in every season. Estes Park is located about two hours from the Denver International Airport, with easy access from I-25. Denver International Airport has daily direct flights available. We're here for you in Estes Park, with lots of fun activities year-round!
FREE shuttle trolley services are available throughout Estes Park and Rocky Mountain National Park. Rocky Mountain National Park is experiencing a very high volume of traffic in the summer and fall months, so we encourage you to park your car and take advantage of the transportation services. There is a new FREE 4 story parking garage across the river from the Estes Park Visitor Center — it's about a 1/4 mile walk along the riverwalk into the downtown area with shops, coffee shops, restaurants and things to do. The Rocky Mountain National Park website posts the most up-to-date information about parking availability and shuttle schedules. You can also visit estes.org/shuttles for the latest routes and times. Note: there are no car rental options in Estes Park. Estes Park does have a year-round taxi service and both Uber and Lyft are available in the summer.