Strategic Plan: Vision, Mission & Goals



The Town of Estes Park will be an ever more vibrant and welcoming mountain community


The Mission of the Town of Estes Park is to provide high-quality, reliable services for the benefit of our residents, guests and employees, while being good stewards of public resources and our natural setting

Key Outcome Areas


Exceptional Guest Services

We are a preferred Colorado mountain destination providing an exceptional guest experience

Governmental Services and Internal Support

We provide high-quality support for all municipal services


We have reliable, efficient, and up-to-date infrastructure serving our community and customers

Outstanding Community Services

Estes Park is an exceptionally vibrant, diverse, inclusive, and active mountain community in which to live, work, and play, with housing available for all segments in our community

Public Safety, Health and Environment

Estes Park is a safe place to live, work, and visit within our extraordinary natural environment

Robust Economy

We have a diverse, healthy year-round economy

Town Financial Health

We will maintain a strong and sustainable financial condition, balancing expenditures with available revenues, including adequate cash reserves for future needs and unanticipated emergencies


We have safe, efficient, and well-maintained multimodal transportation systems for pedestrians, cyclists, motorists, and transit riders