Rocky Mountain NP Tours

This spectacular Colorado ecosystem is a fantastic place for bird watching. It boasts 282 bird species and was designated as a Globally Important Bird Area. Many of the species in the park are unique to the mountainous habitat. Aspen, Ponderosa Pine, high elevation willow, spruce fir forest, alpine tundra and beautiful riparian area are some of the breathtaking habitats found in Rocky Mountain National Park. Also, one might see over 60 species of mammals, 11 species of fish, 141 butterflies and hundreds of wild flowers. Some sought after species that we could see include; White-tailed Ptarmigan, Black Swift, Williamson’s and Red-napped Sapsucker, Am. Three-toed Woodpecker, flycatchers, Gray Jay, Clark’s Nutcracker, Violet-green Swallow, Mountain Chickadee, Pygmy Nuthatch, Townsend’s Solitaire, American Dipper, Virginia’s and Wilson’s Warbler, Western Tanager, Brown-capped Rosy-Finch, Pine Grosbeak and Red Crossbill. We also have two different owl trips for those late night specialties. The high elevation option includes Northern Saw-whet Owl, Boreal Owl and Northern Pygmy-Owl. The lower elevation option includes Flammulated Owl, Eastern Screech-Owl and Common Poorwill. Here is the Rocky Mountain National Park Birdlist. Come and spend a full or half-day birding tour with us in the park! Photographers and large families are always welcome.  We also have packages for multiple days. Let us help you make your vacation memorable by joining us for a birding tour today.

Full-Day Trip

1 – 4 people is $200 for eight hours

More people are always welcome but transportation will only be provided for four people.

This full-day private tour is perfect for combining two trips from the half-day options or selecting from the following full-day private tour list including;

  • Trail Ridge Traverse
  • Tundra to Trees(or select two trips from the following options)
  • Cub Lake Trail
  • Wild Basin
  • Upper Beaver Meadows
  • Lily and Sprague Lakes (fully accessible)
  • Owl Odyssey – high elevation
  • Owl Odyssey – low elevation

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Half-Day Trip

1 – 4 people is $100 for four hours

Extending your day might be possible, check for availability

More people are always welcome but transportation will only be provided for four people.

This is our most popular tour option! Pick a hike from the following list;

  • Cub Lake Trail
  • Wild Basin
  • Upper Beaver Meadows
  • Lily and Sprague Lakes (fully accessible)
  • Owl Odyssey – high elevation
  • Owl Odyssey – low elevation

Additional Trail Details

Packages & Families

PACKAGES

2 Half-day Trips, 1 – 4 people is $175 (four hours each)

4 Half-day Trips, 1 – 4 people is $350 (four hours each)

FAMILIES

1 Two-hour family hiking adventure with 5-12 people is $200, transportation is not provided. This is a great experience for large families with kids, grandparents and friends. Learning new and different things about your favorite hike will enhance your wildlife experience. We love kids so bring them along. Learn to listen to the wonders of the wild and see the small things that make this such a spectacular place! Trail options include;

  • Bear Lake
  • Cub Lake
  • Lily Lake (fully accessible)
  • Sprague Lake (fully accessible)
  • Upper Beaver Meadows

Additional Trail Details

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Tour Overview

Tour Length: 4 Hours

Limit: 1-4 people

Focus: Birding, Photography

Pace: Moderately Easy

Price: $25 per hour (minimum 4 hours)

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