Rocky Mountain National Park News
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Structural Fire At Glacier Creek Stables In Rocky Mountain National Park
September 18, 2021 | 9:42 pm
Late this afternoon a structural fire was reported at the Glacier Creek Stables in Rocky Mountain National Park near Sprague Lake.
Annual Meadow Closures During Elk Rut Season In Rocky Mountain National Park
August 31, 2021 | 10:20 am
Beginning on September 1, park officials will put annual closures in place for travel on foot or horse off established roadways or designated trails from 5 p.m. to 10 a.m.
Road And Parking Lot Striping Taking Place Throughout Rocky Mountain National Park
August 18, 2021 | 10:20 am
Beginning this week, all paved roads and parking areas within Rocky Mountain National Park will be striped. Work is expected to last three weeks and should be completed by September 4, weather and resources permitting.
Recovery On Mountain Lady Washington
July 16, 2021 | 10:59 am
Last night, Thursday, July 15, park rangers recovered the body of a 35-year-old female from Loveland, Colorado, just west of Martha’s Couloir on Mount Lady Washington in Rocky Mountain National Park.
Public Input Requested On Long-Range Day Use Visitor Access Strategy
July 12, 2021 | 11:18 am
Rocky Mountain National Park staff are seeking the public's engagement and input on the park's long-range Day Use Visitor Access Strategy.
Fern Lake Road Will Be Closed July 8 and July 9 For Emergency Road Work
July 7, 2021 | 6:16 pm
Tomorrow, Thursday, July 8, and potentially Friday, July 9, the Fern Lake Road will be closed beyond the winter turnaround to all uses.
Old Fall River Road Will Open To Vehicles Saturday July 3 Travelers Are Reminded To Plan Ahead For Timed Entry Reservation Permit System
July 2, 2021 | 3:24 pm
Old Fall River Road will open to vehicles on Saturday, July 3. Travelers should plan ahead for Rocky Mountain National Park’s pilot temporary timed entry permit reservation system which began on May 28.
Due To Efforts Of Many Additional Trails In Rocky Mountain National Park Reopen After East Troublesome Fire Impacts
July 2, 2021 | 2:13 pm
Additional trails have reopened in Rocky Mountain National Park, as park staff continue to address impacts from the East Troublesome Fire.
Swift Water Incident In St. Vrain River At Rocky Mountain National Park
June 29, 2021 | 6:48 pm
Yesterday, a 45-year-old woman from Oklahoma fell into the St. Vrain River approximately one mile from the Wild Basin Trailhead in Rocky Mountain National Park.
Body Recovery In The Loch Area Of Rocky Mountain National Park
June 20, 2021 | 6:03 pm
Late Friday afternoon, June 18, park rangers were notified that a woman’s body was discovered below the outtake of The Loch in Rocky Mountain National Park.