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There are so many ways to access this open space on the west side of Ft Collins. Hiking and... read more

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Julie U
Fort Collins, Colorado
Beautiful area with plenty of hiking trails

I love coming here to enjoy the scenery and the wildlife. I have visited the Horsetooth Mountain... read more

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Reviewed yesterday

There are so many ways to access this open space on the west side of Ft Collins. Hiking and mountain biking are available up on the ride as well as down near the reservoir. We like to go year round, although when there is rain...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Julie U
Reviewed 1 week ago

I love coming here to enjoy the scenery and the wildlife. I have visited the Horsetooth Mountain area during each of the 4 seasons and I was always pleased with my experience. If you love hiking then this is the place to go. Highly recommend.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank caj956
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had to burn off some turkey and dressing and on Black Friday Colorado offered free admission to all state parks. A hike on the Shoreline trails was a nice out and back hike.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank BiggieSauls
Reviewed 21 October 2018

This resevoir is breathtaking to look at! Especially from dunkins ridge! And its super cool looking at people rock climbing under you!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank jacobst256
Reviewed 18 October 2018

This area is absolutely breathtaking. When we drove up, there were places to pull over in the car and enjoy time hiking or just sitting on a picnic table or rock, and enjoying the views. Worth a short drive up the "hill."

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Kevin M
Reviewed 15 October 2018

Figure on about 6 miles round trip, with about 1500’ of gain and loss total. Or if you’d like something shorter with less exposure, hike to Horsetooth Falls instead (less than half that much).

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

Loved this. So beautiful and you can drive it and take in the sights or hike/ bike this area. Lovely area to hike with dog. They have a variety of hiking from 1 mike to 5 miles. Sights are worth a visit.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank sunnylooker
Reviewed 24 September 2018

We were there during mid September 2018. It was unusual as it was HOT. However, if you have your water in your pack and are dressed for hiking, then was fine. Be aware. This is not a stroll. You must be able to hike some...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Kathryn I
Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

Must go see if in Fort Collins. I still haven’t been all the way around. Must take in view of water, foothills, and looking back at city and beyond.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

Went for a day trip. Was awesome and the sights, wow. Stopped at the Reservoir and we kayaked and the son and husband tried paddle boarding. Meet up with family and just had a great time.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Kellie N
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Benita L
7 August 2017|
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Response from Sparkdog1 | Reviewed this property |
There are picnic tables along the east side of the reservoir at several spots. Go to Larimer County website for more info.
Deb P
17 May 2017|
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Response from jaymO7046JL | Reviewed this property |
Hi Deb, They have all types of trails here at Horsetooth from easy to strenuous. You might want to stop at the trails just east of the main entrance by the boat launch. They have some of the best trail maps I have seen... More
5 July 2016|
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Response from HBwavehunter | Reviewed this property |
No its dirt hiking, not stroller friendly sorry