1. Snowshoeing, Tax Day and Bagging Summits

    It is here. Yep, the day that separates us from the British — Tax Day. Well to be fair, we revolted against taxation by the British so that we could keep our money at home. So really, we owe the British for our internal revenue system. This time of year is like Christmas for some of us because we …Read More

  2. Spring Break Adventure

    Spring break is here for most of the country and many of you are looking for the ideal experience to cap off the winter season. At Kirks Mountain Adventures, we have you covered. No matter what time of year you come to the Rocky Mountains, you are guaranteed to have an amazing time. There is just so…Read More

  3. The Rocky Mountain Elk Rut

    If you are reading this you probably know how breathtakingly gorgeous Estes Park and Rocky Mountain National Park can be. This is particularly the case in Autumn, which coincidentally we are in the midst of right now. The days are a gorgeous blend of cool mornings, warm comfortable afternoons, and c…Read More

  4. View The Solar Eclipse With Kirks!

    One of the most anticipated events of all time is about to occur and Northern Colorado is in an amazing place to be able to witness it. No the McRib is not coming back, we are talking about the solar eclipse. The celestial event that has the whole country in a frenzy of viewing it. The traffic is ex…Read More

  5. Bag Longs This Year!

    You can see it at sunrise for miles, standing next to irrigated fields of beans and sugar beets on the eastern plains. When the sun strikes the eastern horizon, its rays fall upon a diamond shaped wall scratched into the east facing buttress of the gorgeous Longs Peak. Somewhere up on the mountain, …Read More

  6. Training For Longs Peak

    One of the biggest bucket list items in most Coloradans minds is the northern peak that is visible way out onto the plains, Longs Peak. The most imposing mountain on the Northern Front Range is renowned, not only for its difficulty, but the massive reward of standing atop a western icon. Located in …Read More

  7. Experience the Rockies in the Springtime

    It is officially springtime in the Rockies. That my friend, is one of the most magical times of the year. On any given day, you could be hiking a meadow with a fresh coating of emerging wildflowers and a mile later, need to strap on your snowshoes. The air seems cleaner and the streams run so cold t…Read More

  8. Resolve To Get Out More

    Are you one of the people that makes a New Year's resolution every year? If you are, good luck for the next two months; after that, the statute of limitations on following your resolutions is expired. Of course, that is strictly for people that are pledging to lose weight, eat better and start knitt…Read More

  9. SnowShoeing the Winter Wonderland

    Well up here in Estes Park the weather is just right for a day in the mountains, then again at Kirks Mountain Adventures, we think that every day is a good day in the mountains. We are Estes Park’s finest outdoor adventure provider. When you live and work in an area that is this amazing, it is har…Read More

  10. Christmas in The Rockies

    The most magical time of year is right now. The streets of practically every city in the country are covered with festive Christmas decorations and at least a few lights. The streets of Estes park are waiting for you to come and visit. The Christmas decorations are up and the snow has dusted the tra…Read More