A holiday rental home in Estes Park will put you close to all of the best this spot near Rocky Mountain National Park has to offer. Your well-appointed rental will make you feel like you are in your home away from home.
If you have ever wanted to give rock climbing or mountain climbing a go then a holiday to Estes Park is perfect. A climbing school will teach you all of the basics and then instructors will take you on an organised excursion. If you are an experienced climber then you will find many spots to challenge yourself. Bear Lake provides the opportunity for swimming, kayaking and fishing. Enjoy hiking, cycling, golf of spend an afternoon getting pampered at a nearby spa. The aerial tramway provides a gorgeous view of the area. Don’t forget to bring along your camera to get some scenic shots.
The Estes Park Museum is a great way to learn about the history of the area through a variety of exhibits and artefacts. Geology enthusiasts will appreciate a stop to Red Rose Rock Shop and Dick’s Rock Museum. Wildlife tours are available during which you may see Elk, Bighorn Sheep and other animals. Rocky Mountain National Park is a great spot for cycling and organised tours are available. A nearby winery provides the opportunity to enjoy a wine tasting or to learn about the process of making wine. You can also learn how to properly pair wines with foods.
Cold winters and mild summers are what you will find whilst on holiday to Estes Park. If you do not like very hot weather then you will find that the mild summer temperatures are perfect for enjoying a variety of activities in the out of doors. During the winter, the average low temperatures are between -7° and -3° C and the average highs are 4° to 8° C. In the spring, the average lows are -2° to 3° C and the average highs are 11° to 16° C. The summer average low temperatures are 9° to 13° C and the summer highs are 22° to 26° C. There is between 15 and 83 mm of rain per month. The most occurs during the month of May.
The closest airport to Estes Park is Fort Collins Loveland Municipal Airport (FNL), located 43 km away. The nearest international airport is Denver International Airport (DEN), which is 92 km from Estes Park. You will need a car for use during your stay.