National and State Register

Trail Ridge Road

Grand County

Trail Ridge Road, deriving its name from the Ute route through the mountains, was begun in September of 1929 and completed in July of 1939.

A black and white photo of the road with a parking lot in the center of the picture next to a structure and on the other end rolling into the hills in the distance.

Trail Ridge Road (1983 photograph.)

Featuring spectacular scenery, the 37.9-mile road runs through the heart of Rocky Mountain National Park.  Listed under the Rocky Mountain National Park and the Historic Park Landscapes in National and State Parks Multiple Property Submissions.  

This site continues into Larimer County.