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Tourist Information in Rocky Mountain National Park

Wilderness Offices

In order to travel in the backcountry in Rocky Mountain National Park, you need a backcountry permit ($26 per night for groups of 1 to 7 people), plus a bear bin. The park's two wilderness offices, located adjacent …
Tourist Information in Rocky Mountain National Park

Alpine Visitor Center

The views from this popular visitor center and souvenir store at 11,796ft, and right in the middle of the park, are extraordinary. You can see elk, deer and sometimes moose grazing on the hillside on the drive up Ol…
Tourist Information in Estes Park

USFS Estes Park Visitors Center

This center sells books and maps for the Arapaho and Roosevelt National Forests and has camping and trail information for hikers and mountain bikers. Camping permits for the heavily used Indian Peaks Wilderness Area…
Tourist Information in Dinosaur

Colorado Welcome Center

The well-stocked Colorado Welcome Center has maps of scenic drives and information on rafting and camping in the area. They're generally distributed by a pair of doting ladies who'll help you plan your travels in Co…
Tourist Information in Fort Collins

Fort Collins Convention & Visitors Bureau

Under the green awning in Old Town Sq, this brochure-packed information center has a helpful staff who take plenty of time with their guests. History buffs will want to get a copy of the center’s walking tour, which…
Tourist Information in Granby

USFS Sulphur District Ranger Office

This USFS office has useful hiking brochures for the Continental Divide National Scenic Trail, the Never Summer Wilderness Area and the Winter Park/Fraser/Tabernash area. It is also the place to get permits for back…
Tourist Information in Fort Collins

USFS Canyon Lakes District Office & Visitor Center

Offers year-round information, and permits for firewood gathering and grazing. It is the hub for information on four wilderness areas, three national recreation trails, two historic districts and the Cache la Poudre…
Tourist Information in Kremmling

Kremmling Chamber & Visitor Center

The ladies at this centrally located visitor center could hardly be nicer; after chatting with them for 10 minutes you’ll consider moving here. You can get information about local activities and suggestions about wh…
Tourist Information in Steamboat Springs

USFS Hahns Peak Ranger Office

Rangers staff this office offering permits and information about surrounding national forests, including Mount Zirkel Wilderness, as well as information on hiking, mountain biking, fishing and other activities in th…
Tourist Information in Cache la Poudre River

USFS Visitor Center

This forest office, housed in the handsome Arrowhead Lodge, is the place for information about the Cache la Poudre River area. The lodge was built in 1935 and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.