Be sure to visit, or better yet STAY, at the Ahwahnee Hotel set in the heart of the Valley. it's breathtaking views and amazing architecture will amaze you. One of the best vacations spots I have ever visited!
Best article so far on hikes from Estes. K 12 incredible hikes, lakes, and viewpoints you can't miss on your first visit to Rocky Mountain National Park. Travel the highest highway in the United States to over feet above sea level!
Glacier National Park-one of the best places I ever visited. Everything that could go wrong did (lost luggage, locked the keys and my purse in the rental car, etc), yet it was one of the best and most wonderful vacations I ever had.
Lassen Volcanic National Park in Shasta County, is home to smoking fumaroles, meadows freckled with wildflowers, clear mountain lakes, and numerous volcanoes. Jagged peaks tell the story of its eruptive past while hot water continues to mold the land.