Western Rockies Inn-based Tour at Grand Lake
Estes Park, CO
- Breathtaking Scenery
- Quiet Side of the Rockies
- Headwaters of the Colorado River
- Unforgettable Hikes
- Premier Mountain Lodging
- Fascinating Natural & Cultural History
This premier hiking adventure offers adventurous guests the opportunity to explore the quiet side of Rocky Mountain National Park and the headwaters of the mighty Colorado River. The town of Grand Lake is a quaint mountain enclave on the shores of Colorado’s largest natural lake, and our home for four nights. Each day we head into Rocky Mountain National Park for unforgettable hikes to waterfalls, pristine mountain valleys, alpine vistas, crystal clear lakes and rivers, and more. You’ll learn about the amazing history of this area and get to know its ecosystem of plants and animals. Each evening we’ll return to our lodge overlooking the town of Grand Lake and the majestic peaks of the Rockies for delicious dinners and much-deserved relaxation.
$675 Single Supplement
Unless otherwise requested, we will attempt to find you a roommate of the same gender. If you would like a single room, the single supplement will apply.
DIFFICULTY LEVEL 2
Scale of 1-5. 1 is least difficult; 5 is most difficult
This tour hikes on well-maintained trails, ranging from gradual to steep inclines.The difficulty of this trip (hiking distance and elevation change) may vary based on the group’s motivation level. Ratings reflect maximum hiking distances.
Max Daily Elev. ↑↓:
PHYSICAL DEMANDS OF THIS TRIP
- Hiking uphill or downhill with a 8-12 lb backpack for 5-7 hours
- Maintaining balance and footing on lightly rugged terrain
- Hike at high altitudes much of the trip (10,000+ feet) with a high elevation of nearly 13,000 feet
SOLITUDE LEVEL 2
1 least solitude, 5 most solitude
We rate this Rocky Mountain National Park Inn-based Tour a Solitude Level 2. You can expect as much as an hour of solitude at a time.
If a trip does not reach the minimum number of guests, you may choose to transfer to another trip date or another trip, be refunded your payments in full, or you may have the choice to pay a supplemental fee to run the trip with fewer guests. We make the final determination for these trips 4-6 weeks before the departure date, and notify guests of changes and options immediately.
Travel in perfect company by booking a private trip exclusively for your group!
Our sliding scale for private trips is based on the final number of guests in your group. Rates are per person and do not include sales tax, national park fees or guide gratuity. The final rate is based on the actual number of guests on the trip and may adjust based on cancellations or additions.
Please Note: you can also enjoy a private trip at our normal scheduled rates by filling any empty tour to capacity. However, if group members drop from the tour those spots will automatically become available on our website for instant booking. By purchasing a private trip at the rates listed below, your trip will remain exclusive to your group regardless of cancellations.
PRIVATE RATES FOR THIS TRIP
- 2 People: Rate x 2.5
- 3 People: Rate x 2
- 4 People: Rate x 1.5
- 5+ People: Rate x 1.15
*all rates are per person and single supplements apply