1. Camping During Burn Bans

    Estes Park saw very little rain this summer. As a result, the fire marshals have placed a burn ban in the Rocky Mountain National Park and surrounding area. This means that campers cannot build the customary campfire at many campsites in the park. If you’ve been looking forward to camping and havi…Read More

  2. Going Camping? Take Your Pup!

    If you’re like us, you can’t wait to get outdoors and enjoy the cooler weather. When you plan a camping trip, you often have to decide between bringing your dog or leaving him at home. Camping with a dog is a challenge, but we believe your four-legged friend should be able to enjoy nature with y…Read More

  3. Take Your Guests to Mount Evans

    Summer always seems to attract out-of-town guests to our beautiful state. Whether family or friends, there’s likely one thing on their mind – hiking a 14er. Unless your visitors are used to hiking and exercising at high altitude, taking them up Longs Peak probably isn’t the best idea. Altitud…Read More

  4. Three Things to Consider Before Hiking Longs Peak

    Hiking Longs Peak is a fantastic way to start the summer off right, and Kirk’s Mountain Adventure has guided hiking trips so you won’t feel like you’re going it alone on one of the toughest hikes in Colorado. If you’ve thought about booking a guided trip up Longs Peak, or are considering mak…Read More

  5. Spring Hiking Tips, Part One

    Spring is on its way! At Rocky Mountain National Park, spring tends to come late; the park can get snow at any time of year due to the elevation! However, there are beautiful signs of spring that start to emerge around mid-March, such as the first of the mountain bluebirds, and the aspen buds. Now i…Read More

  6. Rocky Mountain National Park Facts

    At Kirk’s Mountain Adventures, it is an understatement to say that we love Rocky Mountain National Park. This picturesque national treasure is both our passion and our home. Our Rocky Mountain hiking trips take you through the breathtaking mountain views, fascinating wildlife, and gorgeous bodies …Read More

  7. Exercise Tips to Prepare for Backpacking

    When you are planning a backpacking trip, there are a few steps you must take. First of all, you should call Kirk’s Mountain Adventure to schedule your guided Rocky Mountain hiking trip! After that, you will want to prepare yourself physically for your trip. At Kirk’s Mountain Adventure, we tail…Read More

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    Fall Is The Best Season At Rocky Mountain National Park

    Fall is a gorgeous season. The chill in the air and the changes to the scenery of Rocky Mountain National Park are only part of the beauty. Hiking any time of the year is always enjoyable but we truly enjoy the fall months. Rocky Mountain hiking trips through Kirk’s Mountain Adventures are the per…Read More

  9. Guided Backpacking Trips Estes Park

    Summer Bucket List

    Summer is the time of year that everyone looks forward to, especially since the sun is shining and we don’t have to worry about snow!  Like most of us, you’ve probably sat down and planned out the summer in a meticulous fashion. As summer comes to an end you should ask yourself whether or not y…Read More