1. Give The Gift Of The Outdoors

    With Thanksgiving approaching and the insane holiday season right around the corner, the question of what to get those needy relatives is looming. The outdoor gift experts at Kirks Mountain Adventures are here for all of your Christmas gift needs. Now, for some, gift giving is just about the worst t…Read More

  2. Four Reasons to Get Outside this Fall

    Nothing quite compares to the glittering of gold aspens in the fall. Our guided hiking trips in Rocky Mountain National Park will take you through some of the most beautiful forests in Colorado, where you’ll be able to take in all the fall colors! You’ve enjoyed seeing green leaves and grasses t…Read More

  3. Be Prepared When Hiking a 14er!

    Summer is the perfect time to conquer a 14er. The weather is perfect, you’ve had all spring to get in shape, and you won’t have to worry about the temperature plummeting below freezing along the trail. Before you set out on your trek, there are a few things you should do to be prepared.   Make …Read More

  4. Stay Entertained in the Backcountry

    Our self-guided llama camping trips in Rocky Mountain National Park offer a great escape from the daily hustle and bustle of city life. For many adventurers, it can seem like a challenge, coming up with things to do that don’t involve staring at a television screen for hours on end. Here are a few…Read More

  5. The Pros and Cons of Hiking Sandals

    At Kirk’s Mountain Adventures, we see a wide range of attire when people embark on a guided hiking trip with us. One of the most important clothing items you can bring with you is a sturdy pair of hiking shoes. There are many types of shoes to choose from, but hiking sandals are one of the most po…Read More

  6. Helpful Hints for Your Overnight Horseback Trip

    What better way to explore the Rocky Mountain National Park than on horseback? You’ll see more of the park without the physicality of hiking the entire distance. Our guided overnight horseback trips are an excellent way for your family to see the park while experiencing camping with first class se…Read More

  7. Spring Hiking Tips, Part Two

    In our previous blog, we began to go over some tips for hiking in Rocky Mountain National Park during the spring. Here, we will continue to go over the best tips for making the most out of your guided hiking trip with Kirk’s Mountain Adventures this spring: Choose the right shoes One of the most e…Read More

  8. Training For A 14er

    At Kirk’s Mountain Adventures, we offer guided hiking trips in Estes Park. One of the most rewarding trips we offer is our Longs Peak trip, during which you will ascend to the top of the highest peak of the park at 14,259 feet. Longs Peak is the northernmost 14er in the Rocky Mountains, and people…Read More

  9. Top 3 Reasons To Visit Rocky Mountain National Park

    At Kirk’s Mountain Adventure, we feel privileged to offer guided hiking trips in Estes Park. This is because Estes Park is the gateway to Rocky Mountain National Park, one of our country’s greatest treasures. For more than 100 years, Rocky Mountain National Park has brought joy and awe to millio…Read More

  10. The Advantages Of Winter Hiking

    It’s wintertime, so you may think that hiking season is over. However, there are actually many advantages of hiking during the wintertime. Despite the cold, winter in Estes Park is one of the most beautiful sights you can see, and there are other perks to braving the wind and snow. Here are some o…Read More