COVID-19 AND TRAVEL TO ESTES PARK

COVID-19 AND TRAVEL TO ESTES PARK

Written on 11/27/2020
Nick Molle


Updated 11/23/2020

Estes Park moves into Level 4 (Red) on Colorado’s Dial, a framework used to standardize levels of “openness” by county on November 24, 2020 at 5pm.

WHAT THIS MEANS FOR YOUR VISIT TO ESTES PARK
Restaurants offer takeout only – dining rooms are closed. The majority of restaurants in Estes Park offer takeout, use the “takeout” filter on our restaurant listing page to find one that fits your tastes or find the direct link here.
Retail – limited to 50% capacity.
Outdoor guided services – limited to 10 people per group.
Bars – closed.
Indoor events – closed.
Outdoor events – operating on a case-by-case basis with approval from the county.
Estes Park is fortunate to offer plenty of opportunity for guests to stay safe during their visit, including physically distanced lodging, delicious takeout from local restaurants and local stores providing safe shopping experiences to complement our wide open spaces and endless outdoor adventures.

ROCKY MOUNTAIN NATIONAL PARK IS OPEN
Timed entry permits are no longer required to enter the park, entrance passes continue to be required.

ESTES PARK VISITOR CENTER & INFORMATION
The Estes Park Visitor Center is closed to in-person visitation, but the staff is available by phone (970-577-9900) and email daily from 9am to 5pm to answer your questions. There are a variety of resources available in the public restroom area, which is open for use, and in a rack outside of the building, which is available between 9am and 5pm.

FACE COVERINGS
Regulations via both the state of Colorado and Larimer County require visitors and residents to wear a face covering while inside in public places.

 TESTING
UCHealth Timberline is offering testing for both residents and guests at a drive-thru test site. The test site is open 10am-2pm, Monday through Friday. An appointment must be made via the UCHealth mobile app. Anyone can be tested at this time, without symptoms or a doctor's order. Questions will be fielded at (970) 586-2344.

VIRUS INFORMATION:
Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment COVID-19 Information
Centers for Disease Control: 2019 Novel Coronavirus
General questions about COVID-19: Call CO-Help at 303-389-1687 or 1-877-462-2911 or email COHELP@RMPDC.org, for answers in English and Spanish (Español), Mandarin (普通话), and more.