Top Summer Activities in Estes Park

Summer is the season to explore and adventure in Estes Park and Rocky Mountain National Park! Here are our Top Things To Do during the warm season. Check them out!

  1. Visit Rocky Mountain National Park

    A can’t-miss destination! Rocky Mountain National Park is less than 6 miles from The Ridgeline Hotel and is full of unparalleled views and rich wildlife. Drive down the Peak-to-Peak highway or take a hike on one of many trails in the Park. There is something for everyone to enjoy. Click here to learn more!

    Rocky Mountain National Park

  2. Explore Downtown Estes Park

    Downtown Estes Park is a haven full of boutique shopping, art galleries, restaurants, and much more. Be sure to visit Trendz, our very own boutique shop that carries the largest variety of gifts and home decor in the area. Did we mention they are pet-friendly? Click here to learn more!

    A couple shopping at Trendz in downtown Estes Park, CO

  3. Go Golfing

    Whether you’re in the mood for a full round of 18 holes or a fun-filled game of mini-golf, Estes Park has great options for you! Click here to learn more!

  4. Enjoy Local Breweries

    Did you know Estes Park is home to many outstanding local brewers? The Rocky Mountain region is home to a booming craft brew industry, and Estes Park is no exception. Here are some of our favorites:

    Rock Cut Brewing Company
    Lumpy Ridge Brewing Company
    Estes Park Brewery
    Avant Garde Aleworks

  5. Boat on Lake Estes

    Cool down during the summer heat by spending some time enjoying Lake Estes. Boat and watercraft rentals are available at the Marina, as well as fishing licenses and gear! Click here for more information!

    Lake Estes Marina

  6. Stroll the Riverwalk

    Stroll down Riverwalk, a tranquil path that follows the riverbank through downtown Estes Park. A fun and relaxing activity that the entire family can enjoy. Click here to discover more!

    The Riverwalk in downtown Estes Park, CO

  7. Attend an Estes Park Festival or Event

    Located just steps away from downtown Estes Park and a half a mile away from the nearby Estes Park Events Complex, the Ridgeline Hotel is the ideal home base for special events. See the full list of local events here!

  8. Take a Horseback Riding Tour

    Experience the beauty of Estes Park and Rocky Mountain National Park on horseback with a tour from SK Horses. Click here to find out more!

  9. Take a Hike

    Get out and explore the beautiful area that surrounds Rocky Mountain National Park and Estes Park. With over 300 miles of hiking trails, find a trail that suits your style. Click here for a list of suggested hikes and safety tips.

  10. Go Stargazing

    Summer is the time for stargazing. There are many meteor showers that are active during June, July, and August. The Perseid Meteor Shower is a must-see every year. During its peak in mid-August, you can see 50-100 shooting stars an hour!

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