Deer Mountain, Rocky Mountain National Park

Deer Mountain is located in Rocky Mountain National Park. Make Deer Mountain a part of your Rocky Mountain National Park vacation plans using our Rocky Mountain National Park trip planner .
Create an itinerary including Deer Mountain
map
Deer Mountain Reviews
Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5
47 reviews
Google
4.9
TripAdvisor
  • This hike offers beautiful views of the valley. The western half of the trail is popular with tourists and well worn, even when it is snow packed. A short spur (less than .25 miles) leads from he trai...  more »
  • It took us about 3 hours to complete the ~6 mile-roundtrip to Deer Mountain, but it was well worth it. My wife and I started this trail since the park was mostly closed. We had no idea what to expect ...  more »
  • Some family members chose this trail during the Elk Fest weekend, believing it would be less popular than the others. But it attracted a good number of adventurers with its well-groomed and moderately...  more »
Google
  • Fantastic hike. Great scenery of the mountains to the south, with the mountain top offering panoramic views of all the peaks and valleys in every direction. Going there in February, the weather was clear, and all incoming clouds were being contained by the Front Range.
  • Great, relatively easy hike with excellent summit views of Longs Peak and the surrounding meadows of RMNP.
  • Fun hike with an awesome view
  • Great Mountain. Spectacular views. Hike was not too grueling. Just make sure to bring enough water.
  • Fun little hike with great views. Trails are easy to navigate.
Places to stay near Deer Mountain

Plan your trip to Rocky Mountain National Park

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Plans to Deer Mountain by other users

3 days in Rocky Mountain National Park BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, outdoors, historic sites, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, outdoors, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 30 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES August, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, wildlife, hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 10 days in Estes Park & Rocky Mountain National Park BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, outdoors, romantic, museums, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, outdoors, romantic, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 11 days in Colorado BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, outdoors, wildlife, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, outdoors, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 60 days in Golden BY A USER FROM BRAZIL September, popular PREFERENCES: September ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 36 days in Colorado BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, outdoors, relaxing, wildlife, slow & easy, hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, outdoors, relaxing, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 7 days in Rocky Mountain National Park BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, teens, kids, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, teens, kids, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 30 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, kids, outdoors, historic sites, slow & easy, hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, kids, outdoors, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 11 days in Colorado BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, outdoors, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, outdoors ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 10 days in Rocky Mountain National Park BY A USER FROM HONG KONG September, popular PREFERENCES: September ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 8 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, teens, outdoors, popular PREFERENCES: July, teens, outdoors ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 33 days in Estes Park BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, teens, kids, outdoors, wildlife, slow & easy, popular PREFERENCES: July, teens, kids, outdoors, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Slow & easy
View more plans