My favorite webcams: Estes Park, Rocky Mountain NP, Front Range

This is a collection of my favorite Colorado webcams (updated Mar. 17, 2018) from Estes Park, Rocky Mountain National Park, Ward, Nederland, Boulder, Denver, and Pikes Peak. These webcams are my way of previewing the scenery, weather, traffic, or foliage if I’m planning a trip … or if I just want to revisit the places I love without leaving home.

If you know of a great webcam in this area that I’ve missed, please let me know. Thanks!

I’ve compiled a map to show the locations of these cameras:

(Please note: The captions below contain links to the cameras; the images link to larger images where, again, the captions link to the cameras.)


OTHER WEBCAMS IN ESTES PARK (update intervals vary)

ROCKY MOUNTAIN NATIONAL PARK (National Park Service webcams)

CDOT WEBCAMS IN THE AREA (for more views click any camera icon on CDOT’s map; CDOT cameras are often offline)



Estes Park
Indian Peaks Wilderness
James Peak Wilderness
Niwot Ridge Research Station
Old Fall River Road
Rocky Mountain National Park
Rocky Mountain National Park hikes
Trail Ridge Road


National Park Service (includes local roads inside park: call 970-586-1222 for recorded message)
Colorado Department of Transportation (best for current highway conditions; click its blue/white “i” for legend)

If you are approaching Estes Park from the south on Hwy 7 and are headed to the park, I strongly suggest you take Marys Lake Road to avoid the heavy traffic in downtown Estes.

Categories: Webcams

19 replies

  1. Great news! Have really been missing my daily visit with the Alpine VCtr cam– forgot about CDOT views, and thanks for researching these new options!

  2. AH, all listed in one place!
    (Snow on Pikes Peak last week? Early winter? Need one of those mosquito killer ones this year fo sure)

  3. These webcams are great. I watched falcons living on the tower of Lincoln Cathedral for a long time. Great if the catch other things too. Love Estes Park. thanks for sharing this.

  4. Would love to see “LIVE” video streaming of the Aerial Tram in Estes Park instead of a still picture that refreshes ever 5 seconds. It says sound on that one too and there is not sound.


  1. Live streaming webcams on line in Estes Park – now updated – Pied Type
  2. Webcams are like a box of chocolates – Pied Type
  3. Estes Park webcam information updated – Pied Type
  4. With apologies for my addiction, here’s another Denver webcam – Pied Type
  5. Estes Park webcams page has new map – Pied Type
  6. Webcam page gets new look – Pied Type

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