Estes Park Lodging
Rams Horn Village Resort is a time share resort at the edge of Rocky Mountain National Park. If you want to own a little piece of Estes Park, see my friends Deb and Alex. Rentals also available.
McGregor Mountain Lodge offers cabins and suites resting aside McGregor Mtn, one of the best wildlife spots in Estes Park.
River Spruce Cabins get your own cabin along the Big Thompson river. Relax along the river at a resort along quite route 66.
Swiftcurrent Lodge along the Big Thompson River and next to one of Estes Park's best resturants, Dunraven Inn. Lodge and Cottage options are perfect for a quite relaxing vacation still within a few minutes drive of town and even less for the National Park.
Wildwood Inn is right next to McGregor Mountain Lodge and offers condo options with more luxary options including hot tubs in your room. Same great wildlife option and a great place to relax in the mountains.
If your looking for your own home or cabin you should check out EstesParkRentals.com
Bed & Breakfasts
Mountain Valley Home B&B Inn gets a lot of great reviews from my clients.
Sonnenhof Bed and Breakfast is another great highly ranked B&B in Estes.
Silver Moon Inn is a great downtown Estes Park hotel option for folks looking for a nice affordable hotel, and great for those folks that don't have their own transportation.
Deer Crest is a family run hotel along the Fall River. Just outside of town, it often has wildlife and a relaxing atmosphere.
If your looking for additional lodging options check out these great Estes Park websites.
Estes Area Lodging Association - EstesPark-Colorado.com
Estes Park Convetion and Visitor Bureau - EstesParkCVB.com
Estes Park Food
Smokin Dave's BBQ & Taphouse - If you love BBQ, Dave's is the place for you.
The Warming House is my one stop shop for all my hiking and snow shoe gear.
Erik Stensland of Images of RMNP is without a doubt one of thee best landscape photographers in Rocky Mountain National Park, be sure to visit his gallery online and in Estes Park.
Max'ims Mountain Gallery is a great art gallery with a great owner Lorna in the Stanley Village Center in Estes Park.
Other Colorado Attractions
Laramie River Ranch - If you want a true dude ranch experience the Laramie River Ranch is the place for you.
Rocky Mountain Nature Association - sponsers the Park's Visitor Centers and other programs as well as offering Field Seminars on various topics. Jared will be leading two Seminars in 2009, one on wildflowers in July, and elk in October.
Birdphotographers.net - Great nature and wildlife photo forum with tons of great info and very helpful critques
NatureScapes.net - Another great nature and wildlife forum for all things nature photography