Mt. Richtofen is accessed from the Colorado River Trailhead on the west side of the park. This difficult trail leads to one of the prominent summits in the beautiful, remote Never Summer Mountains.
Directions from Grand Lake: Travel north on Highway 34 to the Colorado River Trailhead.
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Mount Richtofen Trail
Mt Richtofen is a difficult but scenic climb.
Headquarters: Rocky Mountain National Park, 1000 Highway 36
, Estes Park, CO, 80517-8397, Phone: 970-586-1206, Fax: 970-586-1256, TTY: 970-586-1319