Whether you’re in Fort Collins for a weekend or two weeks, it’s nearly impossible to explore all of the trails, lakes, and streams in the surrounding foothills and mountains. Below you will find a sampling of the many outdoor attractions Fort Collins is known for. As a hub for your Colorado adventure, Fort Collins has big-city offerings with the amenities of a Colorado mountain town. Campingfishinghiking and exploring open space are all encouraged on your visit to Fort Collins, which plays host to National Forests and Horsetooth Reservoir. Attractions in and around the city will keep you busy for days!

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Water Activities

Cool off in Fort Collins during the summer with the abundant amount of water sports and activities available. Nearby rivers, lakes, and reservoirs provide plenty of opportunities to kayak, raft,...

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Itineraries & Tours

Fort Collins is a diverse tourist destination and offers activities for every personal interest. A huge part of the community is our rich outdoor recreation. From Horsetooth Reservoir, to our natural...

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Arts & Entertainment

Between CSU’s world-class performing arts center, local community and professional acting troupes, traveling Broadway shows, venues devoted entirely to musical theatre (with and without dinner),...

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If you’re looking to experience the true splendor of Fort Collins’ mountain landscapes and natural beauty, the Fort Collins campgrounds are as good as it gets. Whether you’re looking...

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