Fort Collins regularly rates high on any list of towns that are populated by fit residents with excellent access to recreational facilities.
A quick glance at the the people enjoying the city’s 50 parks, 280+ miles of trails, including paved and unpaved walking and bike trails, four recreation centers and swimming pools, three public golf courses and a racquet sport complex, two sheets of ice for organized hockey games as well as free skating, even the skateboard and off-leash dog parks, and you’ll want to get out there with them.
32 Fabulous Summers Of Whitewater Rafting The Poudre River near Fort Collins! We give you lifelong memories, more experience, more smiles and more fun on an exciting river with breathtaking scenery! Your vacation highlight!
Scenic trail rides into the beautiful Roosevelt National Forest. 25 miles of trail starting at 8500ft and up. Overnight rides and dinner rides! Winter sleigh rides and horse back rides in the snow. Full service Resort Ranch with restaurant, lodge, fishing, tubing hill with lift, cross country skiing and more!
"Adventures on Tap"
Beer & Bike Tours leads single and multi-day bicycle tours throughout Colorado. Each day’s tour features a local craft brewery. From their base in Fort Collins the company offers 9 different multi-day rides to destinations including Boulder, Steamboat Springs, Winter Park and Durango. Beer & Bike Tours also creates custom tours catering to the needs of small groups, including all female trips and activities for non-cycling partners. Mountain bike day trips and rentals also available.
Do it right the first time. World class professional balloon service with first class accommodations and champagne celebration. Live the dream. FAA-CFI certified pilot. We're not the biggest... just the best!
Natural Areas are naturally yours! The City's Natural Areas Department manages 43 sites, 100 miles of trail and over 40,000 acres locally and regionally, so there is likely a natural area near you! You are welcome to explore and help care for these special places. Free educational activities are offered year-round too.
Horsetooth Reservoir- Full service marina with overnight slips, buoys, gas & supplies, cold drinks and snacks. Visit our website at www.inletbaymarina.com or call 970-223-0140 for boat rentals and more information.
Manages recreation at Carter Lake; Flatiron, Horsetooth, and Pinewood reservoirs; Estes Park Campgrounds at Mary’s Lake and East Portal; Big Thompson parks; Devil’s Backbone, Eagle’s Nest, Hermit Park, Horsetooth Mountain, Red Mountain, River Bluffs, and Soderberg open spaces; and others.
MOUNTAIN' SUP- STAND UP PADDLEBOARD in Fort Collins at the 'Most Scenic SUP'n spot on the Front Range', the north shore of Horsetooth Reservoir (Santanka Cove). There are three 'wake free' coves at the north end that back up into Lory State Park, with rolling hills and striated rock formations. Open Tue, Thur, Fri 10am-4pm, Sat & Sun 9am-4pm. Starting on May 17th and ending Sept. 14th. No need to load up, haul or pump up, or make reservations, just show up, and paddle away. We will be there all day. Look for the umbrella (the M'Sup office). More info can be found on Facebook or mountainsup.com. Groups of 4 or more please call ahead. Family discounts available. 970-480-7876.
Full service fly fishing shop offering premium equipment, classes, guided trips, equipment rental, fishing licenses, and destination travel. Located in a unique historic building in downtown Fort Collins.