Best Things To Do in Estes Park, Colorado

Whether you're visiting Estes Park for a few days or are a localite, Estes Park is sure to have something new for you. Explore our guide that tells you about the best tourist places to visit and things to do in Estes Park. This guide will give you an idea about the popular attractions, upcoming tourist spots, and off-beat things to do in Estes Park. This makes it easy to plan weekends or long vacations in Estes Park. We have compiled this cool stuff to do in Estes Park keeping in mind the points of interest for families, groups, and romantic couples. Looking at the activities for adventure junkies in Estes Park listed here will get the blood rushing and adrenaline pumping through your veins.

Check out free places to visit in Estes Park which you can visit without spending a penny. Handpicked tours, day trips, and excursions in Estes Park will make your visit comfortable. You will also find the opening and closing time, along with the time required to cover major attractions. This will help you to have a flawless plan without much hassle. We have also included eateries in Estes Park recommended by locals.

Tourist Attractions in Estes Park

Take a look at these famous tourist attractions in Estes Park that are a must-visit!

  1. #1 of 246 Things To Do in Estes Park
    - Used in 286 itineraries
    Peak View Dr

    Tags: Scenic Drive, Biking Trail

    Address: Estes Park, CO 80517, USA

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    If you’re riding all your way to the Rocky Mountain National Park, then you’ll definitely travel through the Peak to Peak Scenic Byway. Some stunning locales, snow clad mountains and ample...Read more

  2. #2 of 246 Things To Do in Estes Park
    - Used in 617 itineraries
    Estes Park Aerial Tramway

    Tags: View Point, Food And Drinks

    Address: 420 Riverside Dr, Estes Park, CO 80517, USA

    Timings: 09:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    Hate hiking and still want to experience the panoramic views from the Prospect Mountain? Then why not just hop onto the tramway. The Estes Park Aerial Tramway is a unique experience which you’ll...Read more

  3. #3 of 246 Things To Do in Estes Park
    - Used in 289 itineraries
    Downtown Estes Park

    Tags: Neighborhoods

    Address: Estes Park, CO

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    An out and out shopper’s paradise, the Downtown Estes Park is located right at the heart of Estes Park and is in close proximity with the Estes Park Town Centre. The small shops selling unique a...Read more

  4. #4 of 246 Things To Do in Estes Park
    - Used in 260 itineraries
    Snowy Peaks Winery

    Tags: Food And Drinks, Winery, Adults

    Address: 292 Moraine Ave, Estes Park, CO 80517, USA

    Timings: 11:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    Love wine? Want to pamper your taste buds? Want to indulge in some wine tasting? No worries! Estes Park has many places where you can taste some freshly made wine. One such popular place is the Snowy ...Read more

  5. #5 of 246 Things To Do in Estes Park
    - Used in 12 itineraries
    Images Of Rocky Mountain National Park Image
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    Tags: Photo Gallery

    Address: Images of Rocky Mountain National Park, 203 Park Lane, Estes Park, CO 80517

    Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    Do you have an inclination towards photography and want to spend some time observing the minute details in pictures? Then Images of Rocky Mountain National Park in Estes Park is a place you should vis...Read more

  6. #6 of 246 Things To Do in Estes Park
    Estes Park Ride-A-Kart & Cascade Creek Mini-Golf

    Tags: Entertainment

    Address: 2250 Big Thompson Ave, Estes Park, CO 80517, USA

    Timings: 10:00 am - 07:00 pm Details

    A perfect place to visit with your family, the Estes Park’s Premiere Family Entertainment Centre is entertaining tourists and locals for 50 over years now. If you want to indulge in some thrilli...Read more

  7. #7 of 246 Things To Do in Estes Park
    - Used in 384 itineraries
    Red Rose Rock Shop & Museum

    Tags: Museum

    Address: 490 Moraine Ave, Estes Park, CO 80517, USA

    Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    Another museum in the list, the Red Rose Rock Shop & Dick's Rock Museum is the place which you should visit if you’re into geology and fossils. There is a wide variety of rocks, stones jewel...Read more

  8. #8 of 246 Things To Do in Estes Park
    - Used in 250 itineraries
    Mountain Blown Glass

    Tags: Art And Culture

    Address: 101 W Elkhorn Ave, Estes Park, CO 80517, USA

    Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    Till now, you had just read about how handmade glass was made? Or you must’ve seen some video on YouTube. But in Estes Park, you can actually see in real how the glass is made. And the place tha...Read more

  9. #9 of 246 Things To Do in Estes Park
    - Used in 298 itineraries
    Baldpate Inn Key Room Collection

    Tags: Museum, Food And Drinks, Restaurant

    Address: The Baldpate Inn, PO Box 700, 4900 South Hwy. 7, Estes Park, CO 80517

    The Baldpate Inn Key Room Collection is just not your usual hotel. In addition to the restaurant serving lip smacking delicacies, the key room is an important attraction here. The room has keys promin...Read more

  10. #10 of 246 Things To Do in Estes Park
    - Used in 228 itineraries
    Aspen And Evergreen Gallery

    Tags: Art And Culture, Shopping Center

    Address: 356 E Elkhorn Ave, Estes Park, CO 80517, USA

    Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    If shopping is your favourite thing, then visiting Aspen and Evergreen Gallery in Estes Park will prove to be a double whammy for you. One: Because it has some incredible artefacts like pottery, jewel...Read more

  11. #11 of 246 Things To Do in Estes Park
    - Used in 182 itineraries
    Stanley Steam Car Museum

    Tags: Museum

    Address: 333 E Wonderview Ave, Estes Park, CO 80517, USA

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Located just 5.8 miles away from Estes Park, Lily Mountain Trail offers some stunning panoramic views of Mount Meeker, Longs Peak, the mountains along the Continental Divide and in the Mummy Rang. The...Read more

  12. #12 of 246 Things To Do in Estes Park
    - Used in 104 itineraries
    Lily Mountain Trail

    Tags: Trail, Adults

    Address: Estes Park, CO 80517, USA

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Located just 5.8 miles away from Estes Park, Lily Mountain Trail offers some stunning panoramic views of Mount Meeker, Longs Peak, the mountains along the Continental Divide and in the Mummy Rang. The...Read more

  13. #13 of 246 Things To Do in Estes Park
    - Used in 207 itineraries
    MacGregor Ranch Museum

    Tags: Museum

    Address: 180 MacGregor Ln, Estes Park, CO 80517, USA

    Timings: 10:00 am - 04:00 pm Details

    MacGregor Ranch Museum is one of Colorado's unique museums. Founded by Alexander and Clara MacGregor in 1873, this is a working cattle ranch and a youth education center, today. If you want to kn...Read more

  14. #14 of 246 Things To Do in Estes Park
    - Used in 207 itineraries
    Historic Fall River Hydroplant Image
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    Address: 1754 Fish Hatchery Rd, Estes Park, CO 80517, USA

    Timings: 01:00 pm - 04:00 pm Details

    One of those sites in Estes Park which has a historic significance attached to it. The hydro plant which once brought electricity in the whole village, Historic Fall River Hydroplant is a perfect plac...Read more

  15. #15 of 246 Things To Do in Estes Park
    - Used in 141 itineraries
    Park Theatre Estes Park

    Tags: Performance, Theatre

    Address: 130 Moraine Ave, Estes Park, CO 80517, USA

    Are you a film buff? Do you love historic film theatres? Are you into world cinema? Then Park Theatre Estes Park is one such destination that’ll treat the movie buff in you. Opened in 1913, Park...Read more

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  • Is this intinerary to much, 6 or 7 nights? Den to Estes 1 night, Grand Lake 1 night, Glenwood Springs 1 night, Maroon Bells, Aspen, then on to Colorado Springs for 1 or 2 nights then back to DEN.

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    • As you have not mentioned the transportation mode you are opting for, I will assume you are driving your own vehicle. If so, I think you can easily manage to visit all the places you have mentioned. As you are staying a night at almost all the towns, you will get a chance to relax. Just make sure to have some breathing period in your itinerary during a day also. 

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