9 days in Denver & Rocky Mountain National Park Itinerary

9 days in Denver & Rocky Mountain National Park Itinerary

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Denver
— 4 nights
2
Rocky Mountain National Park
— 4 nights

4
nights
Denver

Denver ©
Aptly nicknamed the "Mile-High City," Denver sits at an altitude of 1,600 m (5,280 ft) above sea level, located right where the Great Plains give way to the Rocky Mountains.
You've now added Clear Creek Rafting Company to your itinerary.

Before you visit Denver, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Rancho Santa Margarita to Denver is an approximately 6-hour combination of car and flight. You can also drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Rancho Santa Margarita to Denver is 1 hour. When traveling from Rancho Santa Margarita in June, plan for a bit warmer days and slightly colder nights in Denver: temperatures range from °F by day to °F at night. You'll set off for Rocky Mountain National Park on the 16th (Sun).

Things to do in Denver

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Clear Creek Rafting Company
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Clear Creek Rafting Company ©
Clear Creek Rafting Company

4
nights
Rocky Mountain National Park

Rocky Mountain National Park ©
Rocky Mountain National Park presents an ideal setting for recreation in the mountain range for which the park is named.
Visiting Emerald Lake Trail and Ouzel Falls will get you outdoors. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Lily Lake Trailhead and Deer Mountain. Next up on the itinerary: hike along North Inlet Trail and take in the dramatic scenery at Calypso Cascades.

For where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Rocky Mountain National Park road trip planning tool.

You can drive from Denver to Rocky Mountain National Park in 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around °F in June, and nighttime lows around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 20th (Thu) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Rocky Mountain National Park

Parks Nature Trails
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Emerald Lake Trail ©
Emerald Lake Trail
Ouzel  Falls ©
Ouzel Falls
Calypso Cascades ©
Calypso Cascades

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