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Estes Park Aerial Tramway

#6 of 74 things to do in Estes Park Features Animals
420 E Riverside Dr, Estes Park, CO 80517
+1 970-586-3675
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Amazing!

It's beautiful up at the top! A must go for this area! A great place for families! They encourage... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Nicole A
via mobile
Great bird's eye view

A great activity to do in Estes Park. The whole experience takes maybe 30 minutes to an hour... read more

Reviewed yesterday
cnew1324
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2005 Season May 21 - September 11
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good32%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“gift shop” (127 reviews)
“per adult” (12 reviews)
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420 E Riverside Dr, Estes Park, CO 80517
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+1 970-586-3675
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

It's beautiful up at the top! A must go for this area! A great place for families! They encourage you to feed the chipmunks with the peanuts they sell. It's a great time.

Thank Nicole A
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

A great activity to do in Estes Park. The whole experience takes maybe 30 minutes to an hour depending on amount of people waiting in line. You can spot hummingbirds as you wait. The ride up and down is great, if you can get a...More

Thank cnew1324
Reviewed yesterday

The kids really enjoyed this tram ride to the top of a mountain. The especially liked feeding the chipmunks, they ate right out of their hands! Some in our group hiked the trails. This is a very fun excursion while visiting Estes Park!

Thank daisypusher
Reviewed 2 days ago

An old gem that's been around since the 50's. Takes a little while to get on (maybe 25 minutes) but worth the wait. Not for anyone afraid of heights but it's so worth it once you reach the top!! Views are unbelievable. Lots of cute...More

Thank Clubines
Reviewed 2 days ago

We arrived at around 8:50 AM (10 min before opening) and were the 2nd ones up the mountain. We were leaving to go down the mountain at about 11:30 and only had to wait for one tram. A previous reviewer mentioned bringing your own peanuts...More

Thank jenng29
Reviewed 3 days ago

A great family attraction. Wonderful views at the top. Dont forget to feed the chipmunks!! (Gotta be a million of em'!!)

Thank James W
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

My teenager and I arrived at the tram around 1pm on a Saturday and there was an hour wait. It was a little nerve-wrecking going up, but the views were well worth it! It's a smooth ride, 8-10 people per tram, standing space only and...More

Thank Amanda T
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

... When there are so many other things around!!!! The tram is great, the views are spectacular and there are plenty of trails up at the top; but you have the entirety of Rocky Mountain National Park two minutes away. Do it if you have...More

Thank Gabriel M
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This was a great ride up the side of the mountain and a ride down the side of the Mountain. The folks working here we're very helpful particularly in the gift shop and particularly at the coffee bar in the gift shop. The coffee we...More

1  Thank Cindy S
Reviewed 4 days ago

We rode the tram up the mountain on a gorgeous, sunny day. The tram ride itself was awesome as we could see the town grow smaller and smaller as we ascended the mountain. Once at the top, the views are spectacular. The Rockies as far...More

Thank HikerEllie
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Lopez S
31 July 2017|
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Response from nicolewilliams2015 | Reviewed this property |
I didn't see any pets either. At the top, there are lots of chipmunks so I bet they don't allow animals because of that.
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mommy12107
26 July 2017|
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Response from petuniaq2 | Reviewed this property |
My suggestion is to go on their website and I'm sure they'll have the information for you there.
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mommy12107
26 July 2017|
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Response from caramoviegirl | Reviewed this property |
The 2017 season goes until September 4th weather permitting. Call 970.475.4094 hours are 9am to 6pm. expect to wait in line. We waited an hour but it's worth it.
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