Rocky Mountain National Park: The Complete Hiking Guide

This is the definitive guide to the hiking trails of Rocky Mountain National Park. Literally every single one is included in this book. It’s one of the most complete hiking guides available for any national park. This is a highly recommended purchase for anyone who plans to hike here.

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Hiking Circuits in Rocky Mountain National Park

This is a somewhat unique and very useful hiking guide for Rocky Mountain National Park. It features hiking circuits, mostly loop hikes. The park has many interconnecting trails, and this book helps you get the most for your mile, without doubling back. We use this book and recommend it.

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Day and Overnight Hikes: Rocky Mountain National Park

This is another hiking book for Rocky Mountain National Park, focusing on some of the shorter hiking routes. Most are of the dayhike variety, but some are best done as overnights. This book is probably the best choice for those interested in only the shorter hikes. It is also a good companion to the complete guide listed first on this page.

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Rocky Mountain Mammals: A Handbook of Mammals of Rocky Mountain National Park

This is a very well done guide to the mammals of Rocky Mountain National Park. It is an exhaustive listing, with lots of interesting information and photographs.

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Rocky Mountain National Park: The First 100 Years

This is an outstanding hardcover book covering Rocky Mountain National Park. This is a classic coffee table book, full of wonderful photography along with the story of the park.

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