Elk are always grazing on the fairways at the historic course that is surrounded by rocky peaks at the entrance to Rocky Mountain National Park.
While thousands of visitors drive into Rocky Mountain National Park to see an elk, herds of elk often walk past golfers on the fairway at Lake Estes Nine Hole course.
On hillsides west of town .
With fairways winding around former gravel pits and past a historic river running through it, Pelican Lakes can claim more shoreline than any course in America. Designed by famed Northwest architect Ted Robinson, Sr.