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County Road 491, Box 629, Rocky Mountain National Park, CO 80447
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Denver, Colorado
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128 reviews 128 reviews
15 hotel reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This resort is a multi use resort. They have sites for tent camping, RV, and cabins. It's located on the border of Rocky Mountain National Park. I understand that occasionally Elk, Moose, and deer wonder through the grounds. Although, I did not see any while I was there. They have all kinds of activities for people to enjoy, like an... More

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Denver, Colorado
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37 reviews 37 reviews
10 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

We loved this campground. The location is right outside the west entrance to Rocky Mountain (you actually enter the park to get to the campground). The area is surrounded by wilderness and we saw lots of elk and some moose near the campground. The campground has numerous activities for kids (horseback riding, petting zoo, etc) and has plenty of amenities... More

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Tulsa, Oklahoma
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

I will start with my arrival, I walk into register for my campsite after a 13 hour drive (up at 4am) and while waiting my turn no one spoke to me and when is was my turn, the only thing that was said to me was how can I help you. No friendliness what so ever, no "Is this your... More

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Santa Fe, NM
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53 reviews 53 reviews
23 hotel reviews
87 helpful votes 87 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

Kids rode bikes without a worry. Horse rides, and bike rides-nice neighbors who took time to introduce their horses to our kids. Views abound and yes if you can't live without wifi and cell service we both got perfect service in the middle of the park!!!! Quiet and restful and not far from the town of Grand Lake which is... More

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38 reviews 38 reviews
14 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2013

This is a fantastic park. The RV spots in the back have no concrete pads, so it can get muddy when it rains. If you have a horse this is a great place for them and you. We rode ATV's - available right at the resort. A great little zoo for the kids, too.

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Denver, Colorado
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152 reviews 152 reviews
19 hotel reviews
168 helpful votes 168 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

Stayed with folks in their motorhome during Labor Day weekend this year and in a cabin Memorial Day weekend over a year ago. This compound has a small general store, clean shower buildings, horse back riding, playgrounds for the kids and miscellaneous activities. It is located just across the river from the west side of Rocky Mountain NP so there... More

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15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

We spent a week at Winding River Resort with our two personal horses. The riding is amazing. The campground is nice, clean with not much leveling needed. The horse pens are nice and large. We cannot say enough good things about this place. All the employees were friendly and very helpful. The amount of moose, elk, deer, etc was unbelievable.... More

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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2013

Stayed in a cabin the last couple nights of our trip after traveling all over the state. Great place to relax and unwind. Kids loved petting the animals, throwing rocks in the river, the pancake breakfasts on the weekend were fun, and taking the 2 hour trail ride into RMNP, the first horse ride for the boys, was a hi-lite... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2013

Best ever camping experience! Awesome service, clean restrooms, friendly staff and campers. Great location for free outdoor activities - running, hiking, biking, kayaking and swimming. We did not want to leave! Go during the week if u can. Gets a little crowded during the weekend rush in the summer. Definitely coming back. Would live here if we could!

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5 reviews 5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2013 via mobile

We have camped here rv here and stayed in Winchester cabin and love it!! We loved the cabin the kids can run out the front door and play its decorated beautifully the people who run the barn are friendly and I think they even have a way to "send in the moose!" Low it here!

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Address: County Road 491, Box 629, Rocky Mountain National Park, CO 80447
Location: United States > Colorado > Rocky Mountain National Park
Number of rooms: 150
Also Known As:
Winding River Hotel Rocky Mountain National Park
Winding River Resort Rocky Mountain National Park, Colorado

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