Fun Facts About RMNP

Rocky Mountain National Park

Fun Facts

Winter Park is the perfect western gateway and basecamp to the world-famous Rocky Mountain National Park. From the north edge of neighboring Grand Lake you can access everything that makes Rocky Mountain National Park so special without having to fight the big crowds to do it.

Here are some fun facts about Rocky Mountain National Park, which celebrated its 100-year anniversary in 2015:

  • 265,000 acres of land
  • 359 miles of trails
  • 150 lakes
  • 476 miles of streams
  • 785 camping spots
  • 281 types of birds
  • 60 species of mammals
  • 60 peaks over 12,000 feet

Make Winter Park your basecamp for a Rocky Mountain National Park adventure!