During summer, I come here to get away from the Southern heat of the summer sun.[Photo is mine] Last year there was a natural event occurance. Due to recent flooding, there are still some closures in the park that could affect your visit. Due to the flood, back country travelers may encounter different conditions than they have experienced in the past. Visitors may find missing foot bridges, missing trail segments, uneven trail surfaces, unstable slopes, falling trees due to soil moisture, rutted trails, damaged water bars and steps, difficult water crossings, and missing directional signs. Visitors should be prepared. Most of Rocky Mountain National Park is designated wilderness, where self-reliance, discovery and adventure are expected. Before your next trip, check out the website for phone numbers to call.