Rocky Mountain Basecamp Tours

ROCKY MTN BASECAMP TOURS

Our Rocky Mountain National Park Basecamp hiking tour is an opportunity to have a diverse range of mountain hiking experiences carrying only a light backpack.

Our Rocky Mountain National Park Basecamp hiking tour is an opportunity to have a diverse range of mountain hiking experiences carrying only a light backpack. In the evenings you’ll enjoy fantastic meals and access to showers at a quiet, private campground on the western, less-crowded side of the Continental Divide. During the days we’ll enter Rocky Mountain National Park for an amazing variety of hikes throughout the Park.

From our basecamp we’ll venture out on carefully selected day hikes to various stunning features of Rocky Mountain National Park. These hand-picked hikes will take you through mountain meadows, to waterfalls, to the tops of alpine peaks, to the shores of high mountain lakes, to the edges of glaciers, and through fantastic wildlife areas. Each evening you’ll appreciate delicious meals prepared by your guide. Then it’s time to relax by the campfire and/or have a hot shower. Your mornings will begin with a wonderful breakfast and hot coffee or tea before we head out on each day’s adventure!

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Rocky Mountain Backpacking Trips

Rocky Mountain National Park is in many ways the heart of the Colorado Rockies. Our Colorado backpacking trips take you high to alpine basins, mountain lakes, craggy peaks, glaciers, forests and the wildflower-filled meadows of Rocky Mountain National Park. We offer a variety of trips that fit a range of fitness and experience levels. For novice hikers a hike to Thunder Lake, "Across the Divide," or Continental Divide Loop are great options; more experienced and ambitious hikers might look to our Longs Peak Loop or Mummy Range Trek. Regardless of your choice, we're ready to provide an unforgettable adventure!

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Rocky Mountain Porter & Llama Treks

Enjoy the amazing backcountry of Rocky Mountain National Park on a multi-day tour, hiking with just a light day pack! Porters or llamas will carry our gear in and out so we can fully enjoy being in this truly stunning mountain country! These trips are all-inclusive opportunities to make the very most of your time at Rocky Mountain National Park, and to comfortably experience an adventurous excursion into the Rockies. Choose from multiple spectacular porter or llama treks in Rocky Mountain National Park. These trips are Level 2 or 3 adventures, great for family outings, and are 3 to 4 days in length.

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Rocky Mountain Inn-based Tours

Our all-inclusive inn to inn hiking Colorado tours immerse guests in the ecology, human, and natural history of Rocky Mountain National Park. From our base in comfortable and historic lodging in Estes Park, Colorado, we’ll experience all of the diversity the Park has to offer: from pristine mountain lakes to high peaks and alpine glaciers, to the iconic Rocky Mountain Bighorn Sheep - our day hikes are chosen to highlight the most remarkable features of this National Park.

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Rocky Mountain Day Hikes

Make the most of your time in Colorado with a guided Rocky Mountain day hike tour! Choose from 9 unique, signature hikes, each an exceptional experience on its own. We provide backpacks, trekking poles, snacks, lunch and a professional guide. Learn about the amazing geology of this region - how once it was high alpine plains that have since been gouged by encroaching and receding glaciers. Learn about the wildlife and plants. And hear amazing stories about the people who have called this place home. Join us for an exceptional day in the mountains!

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Rocky Mountain Snowshoe Tours

Discover the Colorado Rockies in winter on a Rocky Mountain Snowshoe Adventure. We traverse beneath the high peaks near the Continental Divide, cross frozen mountain lakes, explore mountain meadows where Elk, Rocky Mountain Bighorn Sheep, Lynx, and even the rare Wolverine may be seen. Absorb the magic of winter! We offer a 1-day Snowshoe Tour and a 4-day, inn-based snowshoe tour with historic accommodations in Estes Park. Whether you have 1 day or a week, snowshoeing Rocky Mountain National Park is something you'll never forget!

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