Rocky Mountain National Park


Mon May 14, 2012
Parks & Rec

Trail Ridge Road Opens Early Due To Warm Weather

Trail Ridge Eoad near highest point, U.S. Route 34
Munford WikiMedia Commons


Tue April 10, 2012

Battling the Bark Beetle in Rocky Mountain National Park

Rocky Mountain National Park

In all, the bark beetle has impacted more than three million acres of Colorado forests since the first signs of an outbreak in 1996. Park officials are spraying insecticides on thousands of trees to help mitigate the effects of a bark beetle outbreak.

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Tue January 17, 2012

Estes Park Awarded Grant to Help Cut Traffic, Improve Air Quality

Bradley Gordon Creative Commons

The town of Estes Park is getting some help from the U.S. Department of Transportation to help ease traffic congestion for visitors to Rocky Mountain National Park.

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Mon July 4, 2011

Visitation Down in Rocky Mountain National Park

Sprague Lake
National Parks Service

Rocky Mountain National Park officials are seeing a busy July 4 weekend. It's traffic they hope will boost what have so far been lower attendance numbers in 2011.

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