Chapel on the Rock, Rocky Mountain National Park

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Religious Site · Hidden Gem · Tourist Spot
The Chapel on the Rock (officially, Saint Catherine of Siena Chapel) is a functioning Catholic chapel and tourist landmark in Allenspark, Colorado, USA. The chapel is located on the grounds of the Saint Malo Retreat, Conference, and Spiritual Center of the Catholic Archdiocese of Denver. The chapel is open to the public.

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  • Inspired by a biblical phrase “upon this rock I will build my church.” Stopped here on our way to Estes Park, and I highly encourage you to do the same. It’s a beautiful chapel with interesting...  more »
  • The beautiful stone chapel that sits quite on a huge rock off the side of the road is truly worth stopping to visit. Be sure to go in and climb the loft to ring the bell.  more »
  • If you like visiting churches and chapels, this one shouldn't disappoint. The adjacent lake is mostly dry right now (summer 2019), but we still enjoyed our quick visit. The climb up the hill with a marble statue of Jesus is a short trail with easy to moderate difficulty.
  • This place is amazing and worth the effort to make it there. This chappel was blessed by Pope John Paul II in 1993. You will find peace and a perfect spot for retire from the overwhelming rush of the city. Please come and pray here. You will be amazed by the beauty of this place

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