Maxwell to Reservoir Ridge Natural Area – Map – Fort Collins, CO

The Maxwell and Reservoir Ridge natural areas are located in the foothills about 10 minutes west of Fort Collins, Colorado. Continue reading “Maxwell to Reservoir Ridge Natural Area – Map – Fort Collins, CO”

Mason Street Bike Trail to Fossil Creek Park – Fort Collins, Colorado

The Mason Street Trail is a public, paved bicycle trail in Fort Collins, Colorado that serves as a commuter trail to CSU. In addition, it provides safe bicycle access to Fossil Creek Park. Continue reading “Mason Street Bike Trail to Fossil Creek Park – Fort Collins, Colorado”

Mount Margaret Trail – Horseback Riding, Hiking, MTB – Livermore, CO

The Mount Margaret trailhead is located 20 miles west of Livermore, Colorado and 41 miles from downtown Fort Collins, CO. The trailhead is reached by taking US-287 north to Livermore, turning left on CR-74E (a.k.a., Red Feather Lakes Road), and driving 20 miles west on CR-74E to a parking lot on the north side of the road. Continue reading “Mount Margaret Trail – Horseback Riding, Hiking, MTB – Livermore, CO”

Horsetooth Falls – Hiking with Kids, Dogs – Fort Collins, Colorado

The Horsetooth Mountain Open Space parking lot for hiking to Horsetooth Falls is located about 20 minutes west of Fort Collins, CO. Horsetooth Falls is an ideal hike for family and pet owners. Continue reading “Horsetooth Falls – Hiking with Kids, Dogs – Fort Collins, Colorado”