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Trail Ridge Road

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Clouds roll over the Alpine tundra as the sun sets in Rocky Mountain National Park. Trail Ridge Road takes visitors above 12,000 feet. Photo by Scott Franz

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An elk goes for a summer swim in an icy pool in Rocky Mountain National Park. Scenes like this are a treat on the drive from Grand Lake to Estes Park on Trail Ridge Road. Photo by Scott Franz

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Constructed in 1931, Trail Ridge Road allows drivers to climb 4,000 feet in a matter of minutes. Photo by Scott Franz

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A pair of elk walk on the last blankets of snow beneath the lava cliffs at Rocky Mountain National Park. There is plenty of wildlife to see on a drive along Trail Ridge Road. Photo by Scott Franz

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An elk takes in the view near the summit of Trail Ridge Road at Rocky Mountain National Park. Photo by Scott Franz

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A man photographs the sunset from the Gore Range overlook in Rocky Mountain National Park. Photo by Scott Franz

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