This national treasure is filled with more than 100 peaks, wildlife, wildflowers, reservoirs, and adventures. Rocky Mountain National Park has incredible hikes for all levels from flat scenic walks to multi-day back packing trips. Although hiking may be the most common past time, it is not the only adventure you can embark in. You’ll find horseback riding, rock climbing, biking, four-wheeling, fly fishing, and whitewater rafting.
Rocky Mountain National Park is the place to stay if you are looking for wilderness camping under the stars, and there are additional accommodations in the surrounding communities of Grand Lake and Estes Park. AVA offers trips customized hiking and backpacking trips in Rocky Mountain National Park that will allow you to enjoy your surroundings and not worry about the nitty-gritty details. If you are willing to travel a little farther, you can raft, zipline, via ferrata, SUP, kayak, fly fishing and more!
You could spend months in Rocky Mountain National Park and not see and do it all! Colorado has local experts that will help you navigate your way through Rocky Mountain National Park and learn about the incredible flora and fauna of the area. Surrounded by stunning mountain ranges, you’ll find world renowned hiking, gold medal fly fishing, horseback riding, wildlife sightings, camping and more. Looking for a guided tour in the Rockies? AVA Rafting & Zipline has plenty to offer from whitewater rafting the Upper Colorado River to venturing through the valleys surrounding Kremmling, Colorado on horseback.
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There is plenty of great hiking throughout the park. Having an experienced guide along with you is what sets these trips apart from solo adventures. They know how to ditch the crowds in the popular areas of the park and help you truly enjoy everything the backcountry has to offer.
Upper Colorado River provides great rafting only 40 minutes from RMNP. You must be 2 years of age or older to go rafting on the Upper Colorado. For more physical rafting, head to Clear Creek about an hour and a half away for more difficult sections of river. Learn more about rafting.
Cliffside ziplining in Idaho Springs, Colorado is a great option for flying through the RMNP. This zipline adventure is integrated into the cliffside where you will zip above the trees, and go through mountain top obstacles. It is located 1.5 hours from RMNP and right on your way to Denver. Learn more about ziplining.
There is great fly fishing on the Upper Colorado River just 40 minutes from RMNP. Choose from a 2 hour walk & wade trip or a four hour float trip. This is a great way to really disconnect from every day life and enjoy a relaxing day outside. Learn more about Fly Fishing.
Try our Stand Up Paddle Board Trip or Inflatable Kayak Trip down the upper Colorado. We also offer fly fishing, rock climbing, horseback riding, hot air balloon rides, off-roading, lodging and multi-day activities. Learn more about all of our activites.
Kremmling, Colorado is located 2 hours north west from Denver, Colorado.
Breckenridge, Colorado is located 1 hour and 30 minutes west of Denver, Colorado
WILLING TO VENTURE A LITTLE FARTHER
We have a lot of outdoor activities all over the state of Colorado. If you are looking to immerse yourself in the Rocky Mountains once of these locations may be the best option for you.
Buena Vista, Colorado located 2 hours and 15 minutes southwest of Denver.
Idaho Springs, Colorado is located 30 minutes west of Denver, Colorado.
Gerogetown, Colorado, is located 45 minutes west of Denver just past Idaho Springs.