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Trail Ridge Store Snack Bar

Trail Ridge Road, Near Alpine Visitors Center, Rocky Mountain National Park, CO 80517
+1 970-586-3097
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good48%
  • Average22%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“sandwiches” (10 reviews)
“hot dog” (10 reviews)
“chilli” (8 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Cafe, Fast food
Trail Ridge Road, Near Alpine Visitors Center, Rocky Mountain National Park, CO 80517
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Great selection of basic food drinks etc. Lots of souvenirs. It's at the Alpine Center at almost 12,000 feet in the mountain. If its clear you get a fantastic view.

Thank RWScotsman
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice place to stop, very big gift shop, fast food is so expensive there, they charge to much for simple sandwiches, not worth it

Thank Pawel W
Reviewed 1 week ago

They sell the typical stuff and offer a nice view or a place to come in from cold weather. The also have restrooms and a restaurant.

1  Thank MasonsDad
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped here while traveling across the Trail Ridge Road. Mid-morning the wait in the lot for a parking spot was about 15 minutes. Only wanted a cup of coffee and to look out the windows over the mountains. Good thing there was a view, because...More

1  Thank NW45011
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a good place to direct shoppers while you walk to the top. Nice large store with a restaurant to sit an enjoy the view. If you need a break stop here.

Thank slsgo
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

An excellent stop at the top of the road, excellent food! A nice break on the Trail Ridge Road, it does get crowded though. Try the elk brats, they are delicious!

Thank gdp9pitt
Reviewed 10 July 2017

The gift shop has the usual National Park gifts but also some expensive crafty stuff. We just had coffee and sat and enjoyed the view. Good place to get out of the car for a bit. Girls at snack bar were very nice. Big windows...More

1  Thank nicolediane
Reviewed 10 July 2017

You'll be able to get some food (hot dog, etc) and lots of souvenirs at this privately owned facility at the Alpine Visitors Center.

Thank RogerLHooker
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

The Trail Ridge Store is a great gift shop with your standard gifts and souvenirs but also some local articrafts and unusual finds. I was pleasantly surprised with the store. The snack bar is what you'd expect from a snack bar at the top of...More

Thank Emilie D
Reviewed 26 June 2017

The food was pricey like most NP concessions but the food was good and a good amount of it (chili dog and pork sandwich for us). The view is the best part. One of the largest stores I have seen in a National Park. They...More

1  Thank Steve F
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Average prices
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
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Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Trail Ridge Road, Near Alpine Visitors Center, Rocky Mountain National Park, CO 80517
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Rocky Mountain National Park
  • Phone Number: +1 970-586-3097
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