Local Attractions

Estes Park, Colorado is full of adventures for you and your family. Misty Mountain Lodge is located only a block and a half away from downtown Estes Park and yet still located in a quiet, serene area surrounded by the outdoors. Our location means you don't have to fight for downtown parking or travel far from all the action. Come stay where you don't have to camp but can still enjoy the outdoors. We have a choice between cabins, rooms, and suites. It's common to have wildlife come right through the lodge for your viewing pleasure. Check Rates & Availability.
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Downtown Estes Park

Based in Northern Colorado, the area is known as the base for the Rocky Mountain National Park. Come travel downtown and enjoy all the different shops and restaurants to dine in.
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Estes Park Playground

Come let the kids get their energy out and play at the Estes Park Playground,. Perfect for picnics and games come play at the playground. Its located at (Estes Park, CO 80517)
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Fun City

Visit Fun City for an awesome and memorable time with the entire family. Here they have tons of activities; bumper cars, Go-Karts, Miniature Golf, Bungee Trampoline a giant rainbow slide and much more.
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Rocky Mountain National Park

Travel to the Rocky Mountain National Park for all year fun. For summer months hikes, mountain biking, rock climbing and animal watching. For the winter season cross country skiing or snow shoeing.
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Lake Estes Marina

Come here for some of the best fishing around, catch Rainbow and Brown trout. The lake is also awesome for kayaking and boating, a fun day under the sun on the water.
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Open Air adventure park

Challenge yourself and others at the Open Air Adventure Park. Brave the high ropes course for a fun adventure. Or for a fun competition try the ax throwing, come have an adventure here today.
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White Water River Rafting

Raft down the white water rapids for an awesome adventure. There are options for kayaking or rafts down the rapids. Come sail down the famous Colorado white water rapids.
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Local Walks

Enjoy a peaceful walk around the Estes Lake for a beautiful and scenic walk. Or enjoy a walk down the path, by the river across the street. Enjoy the peace an quiet on these walks.
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The Rock Inn Mountain Tavern

Enjoy the best meal and experience around at the tavern. The place is heated by two giant fireplaces, giving it an authentic feel. Grab dinner or a round of drinks this is the place, they also have live music.
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The Dunraven

Come enjoy some of the best fine dining around at the Durnraven. Here they serve tons of yummy dishes; yummy artichoke dip, buttery sea scallops, sauteed calamari, clams and more at teh Dunraven.
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Smokin Daves

Pig out on their award winning BBQ. Here they are famous for their amazing ribs. They have got it all from chicken, burgers, steaks, ribs and more meaty goodness only at Smokin Daves.
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Wapiti Bar + Grill

Grab some of the best burgers and beers around here at Wapiti Bar. Enjoy a Salmon club sandwich, a chicken taco salad, egg rolls, the mushroom Swiss burger or the bourbon street pasta.
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Claire’s Restaurant and Bar

At Claire's grab one of their amazing salads or burgers. They have an amazing chicken cob salad and the best guacamole burger in Estes Park. Come dine at Claire's for only the best.
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Sweet Basilica

Hungry in Estes Park and looking for Italian? Look no further than the best, at Sweet Basilica. Here they serve amazing authentic Italian dishes. They have eggplant Parmesan, amazing Cannellonis.
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Local Events
January -Estes Park Winter Fest

Enjoy the winter season like nerve before at the Estes Park Winter Fest. Enjoy the chili cook off, and live music form local artists. There are food and retail vendors and even free beer sampling from local breweries.
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February -Rails in the Rockies

See old classic steam engine trains chug along the railroad. Come enjoy a piece of history as you visit and see how the trains helped shape the nation. Visit the Rails in the Rockies for a fun family experience.
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May -Estes Park Duck Race

Donate to local businesses and help give back to the community. Here you adopt a duck/sponsor a business and then thousands of the duckies are dumped into the river for prizes on the fastest duck.
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June -Estes Park Wool Market

Here you can buy tons of things knitted from wool, from blankets to scarves at the Wool Market. See sheep be sheared down, and you can buy and even spin wool, enjoy a memorable time at the market.
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June - Estes Park Scandinavian Fest

Celebrate the summer solstice here at the Estes Park Scandinavian Fest. Enjoy authentic food, crafts, entertainment, and vendors here. Learn more about the unique Scandinavian culture here at the celebration.
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July -Estes Park Rooftop Rodeo

Come see a small town rodeo at the Estes Park Rooftop Rodeo. Here they have mutton busting, an event for kids to ride sheep. They also have your favorite horse barrel racing and rodeo royalty.
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August -Estes Park Heritage Festival

Visit the Estes Heritage Festival for an awesome experience. See how life was lived hundreds of years ago as they pay homage to the founders of the area.
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September -Estes Park Scottish Irish Fest

Come learn about a cool and unique culture. Estes Parks home to the Celtic capitol of America. Come hear bagpipes and see demonstrations and entertainment at the Scottish Irish Fest.
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October -Elk Fest

Come enjoy games for the kids, Native American story telling and music, educational booths and more. Learn more and see tons of cool sights at the Estes Park Elk Fest.
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Thanksgiving -Estes Park Catch the Glow Parade

Come see the magical and whimsical parade at Estes Park. See the lights and tons of floats with lights and more. Come visit the Estes Park Catch the Glow Parade for a fun family experience.
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