Is it even a vacation if you don’t do a little shopping? For many travelers, shopping is an essential part of a vacation. If that sounds like you, Estes Park is a fantastic destination filled with fabulous shopping opportunities. Whether you’re looking for a souvenir, stylish clothing, home decor, or an undiscovered treasure that will remind you of your vacation, Estes Park’s eclectic collection of shops has you covered. To help you maximize your shopping experience, the team at Black Canyon Inn has created a guide on shopping in Estes Park.
Shopping in Downtown Estes Park
Estes Park is home to tons of great shops, but downtown is the place you should start. Downtown Estes Park is chock full of shops, boutiques, and galleries; there’s truly something for everyone. The sheer volume and expansive variety of shops in downtown Estes Park make it the ideal destination for shopping.
We recommend walking up and down Elkhorn and Moraine avenues; this is the ultimate cluster for shops in Estes Park. There are over 200 retailers and attractions along this stretch, so go early because you can spend the entire day shopping downtown. Work up an appetite? There are plenty of places for a quick bite nearby too.
Stanley Village Shopping Center
If you’d prefer to do your shopping in a mall setting, we recommend checking out Stanley Village Shopping Center. Conveniently located near downtown, Stanley Village is home to over 40 businesses, including apparel stores, souvenir shops, hardware stores, restaurants, and even a grocery store. This is the perfect one-stop shop to stock up on supplies for your stay in Estes Park or hunt for the ideal take-home item.
Must-Stop Shops in Estes Park
With so many shops in Estes Park, it can be an impossible task to get to them all during your trip. That’s why we’ve compiled a list of some of our favorite shops in Estes Park that you won’t want to miss out on during your visit.
- Earthwood Artisans: A gallery complete with handcrafted art from over 120 American artists.
- Estes Park Mountain Shop: A ginormous mountain shop stocked with a wide range of outdoor gear.
- Thirty Below Leather: A great selection of leather goods all priced below $30.
- Trendz At The Park: Home decor, accessories, jewelry, and gifts inspired by Colorado.
- The Taffy Shop: The perfect place to enjoy a sweet treat during your shopping spree in Estes Park.
Shopping for a Place to Stay in Estes Park
With the help of this guide, we’re sure you’ll have a successful shopping trip to Estes Park. If you’re still shopping around for the perfect accommodations in Estes Park, consider Black Canyon Inn. We offer spacious condo rentals and a log cabin in Estes Park that are off the beaten path yet still in close proximity to the area’s best shops, restaurants, and attractions. To book your stay, check availability online or call us at 970-586-8113.