Landscape Architecture Magazine ran a great article about Estes Park’s Downtown area in this months edition. The article explains in detail the history of the attractive landscape architecture surrounding the downtown and the river walk and how it has increased tourism to the town.
From a real estate perspective, the amount of work it has taken to create the atmosphere people find downtown is well worth the effort. People come to Estes Park to see the views and the wildlife that Rocky Mountain National Park has to offer, but it is the atmosphere of the downtown area and the hospitality of the locals that entice them to return.
Check out the article here on pages 32-41.