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Rocky Mountain National Park


Rocky Mountain National Park is one of the highest national parks in the nation, with elevations from 7,860 feet to 14,259 feet. Sixty mountain peaks over 12,000 feet high result in world-renowned scenery. The Continental Divide runs north - south through the park, and marks a climatic division. Ancient glaciers carved the topography into an amazing range of ecological zones. What you see within short distances at Rocky is similar to the wider landscape changes seen on a drive from Denver to northern Alaska.




"It's not the mountain we conquer, but ourselves." --Sir Edmund Hillary




Rocky Mountain National Park facts

Acreage 265,761 acres
Elevation in Feet 0 ft.
Miles of Trail 0 mi.
Number of Campsites 660
Climate Woodland
Year Founded 1915
Annual Visitor Count 3,176,941
Number of Animal Species 360
Entry Fee $20.00
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