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Beaver Meadows Visitor Center

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U.S. 36, Before the Beaver Meadows entrance station, Rocky Mountain National Park, CO
+1 970-586-1206
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Beaver meadows visitor center

We always stop at the visitor center to get a tee shirt and get my passport book stamped! It's... read more

Reviewed May 20, 2017
Lisa J
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Plant City, Florida
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Great stop before entering the park

We met the nicest Park Ranger who gave us some excellent tips for our trip into Rocky Mountain... read more

Reviewed April 12, 2017
860SusanB860
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Rockwall, Texas
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  • Average12%
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U.S. 36, Before the Beaver Meadows entrance station, Rocky Mountain National Park, CO
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Reviewed May 20, 2017 via mobile

We always stop at the visitor center to get a tee shirt and get my passport book stamped! It's always a great place to ask questions also because of the rangers are there. They also have nice clean restrooms instead of those stinky ones out...More

1  Thank Lisa J
Reviewed April 12, 2017

We met the nicest Park Ranger who gave us some excellent tips for our trip into Rocky Mountain National Park (I think his name was John.) Without his advice and maps, we would not have had the wonderful experience that we did. Stop in and...More

1  Thank 860SusanB860
Reviewed March 30, 2017

We stopped here to get some information. The souvenir shop was small but had a good selection of books and information for hiking and such. I found what I needed with no problem. The staff seemed to enjoy being there, which is nice to see....More

1  Thank Deb B
Reviewed March 30, 2017

This was our first trip to RMNP. We stopped to get recommendations on Spring hikes. The ranger was very informative. We followed her recommendations hiking to Cub Lake the first day and then renting micro cleats for the snow packed trail up to Mills Lake...More

1  Thank leaf888
Reviewed November 23, 2016

It’s not the most impressive Visitor’s Center for a national park, but the rangers working there are as helpful as you could want. They’ll provide suggestions based on what you’re looking for, skill level, and available time. There are disappointingly no extensive exhibits inside, but...More

1  Thank aerofaze
Reviewed November 19, 2016

Although this Visitor Center could really use some NPS investment to bring it up to the caliber of others, it does the job of helping hikers and those heading out on the Trail Ridge Road to get oriented. Restrooms, maps, and a shuttle service stop...More

1  Thank AlumniGuy
Reviewed November 4, 2016

Small by comparison to other national park visitor centers, it has a large theater that shows a 20 minute or so film on the Rocky Mountain National Park. The film is OK, covers the basis but nothing real special. The visitor center has decent facilities...More

1  Thank viperflt
Reviewed October 17, 2016

I visited this past September and witnessed the annual Elk Rut, a bugling Elk is a sound you will never forget, I hope to make a return trip in the near future.

1  Thank Miguel A
Reviewed October 9, 2016

We went for some day hiking - having never been in the Park before. We got some guidance in Estes Park and then stopped here for details. The center was very busy (on Tues Sep 13). We had to wait on line for 15-20 minutes....More

1  Thank RandiFayeC
Reviewed September 30, 2016 via mobile

Small visitors center at the entrance of the rocky mt national park plenty of parking for every size. A small gift shop and Rangers to talk to. Some nice displays and restrooms. Not a lot there compared to other visitors centers. Friendly staff and clean...More

1  Thank karendory1
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