Data and Facts
Toll Free: 1-800-44-ESTES
Local Phone: 970-577-9900
Estes Park Visitors Center
500 Big Thompson Ave., P.O. Box 1200, Estes Park, Colorado 80517
Denver International Airport
8500 Peña Blvd., Denver, CO 80249-6340
The distance between Denver Intl. Airport (DIA) and Estes Park is approx. 80 miles.
From Boulder approx. 36 miles (=not much more than an hour by car).
5,413 (US Census 2000; every 10 years).
Estes Park is situated at the Eastern entrance of the Rocky Mountain National Park. It's only a short drive from Boulder (36 miles), which takes around 1 hour by car. The distance from Denver airport is approx. 80 miles, approx. 2 hours.
There's no public bus transportation available, neither in nor to Estes Park.
From Denver it can be reached via Boulder over the US 36.
Other routes to Estes Park: north on Interstate 25 to U.S. Hwy. 34 at Loveland, then west on U.S. Highway 34 through the scenic Big Thompson Canyon to Estes Park.
The Rocky Mountain Park entrance is only very few miles away.
7,522 feet above sea level