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Never Summer Ranch

Off Trail Ridge Road, 9 miles north of Grand Lake, Rocky Mountain National Park, CO
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Easy and Interesting

We loved this quick hike and all the fun information we learned about the Never Summer Ranch. It... read more

Reviewed 14 December 2016
WendyMomto4
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Burlington, New Jersey
One of my FAVORITE places to visit in the fall.

We enjoy the tour and scenery every year. There are always moose to see and LOTS of elk bugeling... read more

Reviewed 25 September 2015
BearHouseMomma
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Parker, Colorado
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This short, easy trail for families is located near Grand Lake.
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  • Very good28%
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14 Dec 2016
“Easy and Interesting”
25 Sep 2015
“One of my FAVORITE places to visit in the fall.”
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Off Trail Ridge Road, 9 miles north of Grand Lake, Rocky Mountain National Park, CO
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Reviewed 14 December 2016

We loved this quick hike and all the fun information we learned about the Never Summer Ranch. It was easy to walk through the meadow and reach the camp area, and then there were cabins available to look into, a roping area to pretend to...More

Thank WendyMomto4
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Reviewed 25 September 2015

We enjoy the tour and scenery every year. There are always moose to see and LOTS of elk bugeling. There's a campground nearby that is awesome.

Thank BearHouseMomma
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Reviewed 20 July 2015 via mobile

Lots to learn and see. Kids can touch and enjoy time romping in this area . Late afternoon will see animals. Rangers tell great stories and history worth the stop.

Thank Tanya G
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Reviewed 13 May 2012

Like you've walked into a western movie in the mountains. A neat little not-secret valley in RMNP

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Reviewed 18 April 2012

Beautiful place to hike and just listen to the peace.

2  Thank emsgrammy
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Reviewed 16 February 2012

Look for the Holzworth Historic Site when visiting Rocky Mountain National Park - the "Never Sumer Ranch" moniker was a 1960's era dude ranch on the site - but let the NPS staff fill you in on the true historical nature of the place. In...More

4  Thank Peat_EP
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Reviewed 24 December 2007

Since the Never Summer Ranch is no longer in existence, I am assuming this is in regards to the Holzwarth Historic Site. This site was built in the 1920s by a rancher. The area experienced a population boom when prospects of wealth in the mountains...More

7  Thank TNsoccer07
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