9 days in Rocky Mountain National Park Itinerary

9 days in Rocky Mountain National Park Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Rocky Mountain National Park travel planner

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Fly to Denver, Bus to Grand Lake, CO, Drive to Rocky Mountain National Park
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Rocky Mountain National Park
— 8 nights
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Drive to Grand Lake, CO, Bus to Denver International Airport, Fly to Baltimore

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Rocky Mountain National Park

— 8 nights
Rocky Mountain National Park presents an ideal setting for recreation in the mountain range for which the park is named.
Popular historic sites such as Chapel on the Rock and Wild Basin Area are in your itinerary. Visiting Ouzel Falls and Many Parks Curve Overlook will get you outdoors. Explore Rocky Mountain National Park's surroundings by going to Grand Lake (Never Summer Mountain Products & Spas), Nederland (Hessie Trailhead & Caribou Ranch Open Space) and Monarch Lake Loop Trail (in Granby). The adventure continues: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Hallett Peak, hike along Lily Lake Trailhead, stroll through Twin Sisters Peaks Trail, and admire the sheer force of Calypso Cascades.

For photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Rocky Mountain National Park online tour planner.

Dover to Rocky Mountain National Park is an approximately 15-hour combination of flight, bus, and car. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus, train, and car. Traveling from Dover to Rocky Mountain National Park, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Dover in October since evenings lows in Rocky Mountain National Park dip to 39°F. You'll have a few hours on the 25th (Mon) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Rocky Mountain National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Nature

Side Trips

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