Experiencing Life
Rocky Mountain National Park has some of the most easily-accessible tundra in the country.

Rocky Mountain National Park

In additon to the tundra environment, the park encompasses subalpine forests, montane forests, mountain meadows and shrublands, and riparian environments. The different characteristics of the west and east sides of the park offer a chance to appreciate the effects of orographic precipitation on plant and animal life.

Playlist of videos about the area.


Trip Menu
  1. Greater Yellowstone
  2. Southeast
  3. Northeast
  4. Four Corners
  5. Northwest
  6. Heartland
    1. Missouri Botanical Garden
    2. Onondaga Cave State Park
    3. Konza Prairie (LTER Site)
    4. Cheyenne Bottoms/
      Quivera National Wildlife Refuge
    5. Pawnee National Grassland (LTER Site)
    6. Rocky Mounatin National Park
    7. Sedgwick County Zoo, Wichita
    8. Omaha's Henry Doorly Zoo
    9. Platte River Valley
  7. California
  8. Great Lakes
  9. Southwest
  10. Mid-Atlantic
  11. Alaska
  12. Hawaii
North Central Colorado [40.5oN, 105.7oW]

Rocky Mountain Map


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