Links & Resources

Below are a few links to get you pointed in the right direction. For more recommendations, please give us a call, send us an email, or ask when you’re here!


La Cocina de Mama (Map) The best Mexican Food in town. What it might lack in ambiance, it more than makes up for with its amazing eats!
Bird and Jim
 (Map) Modern mountain dining from an ingredient driven menu.
Ed’s Cantina (Map) Family owned restaurant that serves Mexican Food with a Colorado twist.
Rock Inn Mountain Tavern (Map) Woodsy gathering place with live music serving carefully sourced American eats.
Poppy’s Pizza & Grill (Map) Easygoing, riverfront pick for specialty pies, sandwiches & a large beer selection.

Coffee Shops

Kind Coffee (Map) Relaxed light-filled hangout with bamboo floors featuring organic coffee, baked goods & sandwiches.
Inkwell & Brew (Map) A coffee bar, complete with slow bar, that caters to the coffee enthusiast.


Safeway (Map) Longtime supermarket chain carrying brand-name & house-label groceries, plus a deli, bakery & more.


Rock Cut Brewing Co. (Map)  A happy gathering spot with truly spectacular craft beer.
Lumpy Ridge Brewing Co. (Map)  Their mission is simple: brew, distribute, and serve delicious beer in an inspired place where guests will want to return again and again.


Historic Park Theater (Map) The oldest operating single house movie theater in the United States.
Reel Mountain Theater (Map) This family owned and operated theater is located just below the Safeway.

Rec Center/Swimming

Estes Valley Community Center (Map) Weight lifting, lap swim, leisure pool (kids pool, lazy river, water slide, hot tub), indoor track, basketball courts, indoor driving range, etc…


Estes Park Yoga (Map) Certified instructors offering classes for all abilities. 

Bike and Gear Rentals

Estes Park Mountain Shop (Map) The only outlet store you’ll ever need! Great selection of all types of gear rental and great deals on any and all outdoor apparel and gear.

Jeep Tour and ATV Rentals

Backbone Adventures (Map) Unguided ATV, Jeep, Razor, UTV, and Dirt Bike rentals delivered to the trail head so you can explore the Estes Park back country at your own pace.
Green Jeep Tours (Map) Offering informative guided jeep tours of Rocky Mountain National Park and Estes Park.

Ranger Led Activities

Rocky Mountain National Park (Map) Offering a variety of ranger led programs throughout the year.
Rocky Mountain Conservancy (Map) Founded in 1931, the RMC is a non-profit supporting RMNP.