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Category: Rocky Mtn Natl Park

Trail Ridge Road opens on time

Trail Ridge Road opened today on schedule. It crosses Rocky Mountain National Park from Estes Park on the east side to Grand Lake on the west. Drivers are warmed that […]

screen shot, YMCA conference center webcam, Estes Park, Colo.

Webcams are like a box of chocolates

There are great photos by great photographers, like the one in the previous post, and then there are lucky screen grabs from distant webcams. I caught this one this afternoon […]

"Winter's Mystery" by Erik Stensland. Reprinted by permission

Stensland posts new RMNP photographs

My favorite Rocky Mountain National Park photographer, Erik Stensland, has just posted some of his newest work. This one, “Winter’s Mystery,” may be my favorite, but I encourage you to […]

East Face, Longs Peak, Rocky Mountain National Park

Webcam offers great new view of Longs Peak

Interesting note here for those who enjoy webcams. The National Park Service has repositioned one of my favorites, the Longs Peak webcam in Rocky Mountain National Park. The previous view […]

Fern Lake Fire cooling under new snowfall

The Fern Lake Fire still burns or smolders in Rocky Mountain National Park near the town of Estes Park, but recent snows are cramping its style, as had been hoped. Here’s a […]

Fern Lake Fire, Rocky Mountain National Park

Fern Lake fire lines hold

Good news on the Fern Lake Fire burning near Estes Park. Although winds gusted to more than 60 mph overnight, fire lines held and the fire did not advance toward […]