Trail Ridge Road West

From the Alpine Visitor’s Center to the Grand Lake Entrance America's Byway

Indian Paintbrush along Trail Ridge Road.

How to get there:

The route begins at the entrance to the Alpine Visitor’s Center on Trail Ridge Rd in Rocky Mountain Ntl Park.

  • From I-25/I-70 to AVC via US36
  • 85 miles 2 hr 10 mins
  • GPS Alpine Visitor Center
  • 40.4415 -105.7557

In General: CampgroundFishing Availablepets on leash

Fee InfoRoad StatusFree Shuttles

  • Length: 24 miles
  • Driving Time: min. 1 hour

Pets on a leash along roadsides and in campgrounds ONLY. Pets and bicycles are not allowed on trails or elsewhere in the park.

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