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Horsetooth Mountain Open Space

Off of Harmony Rd to Horsetooth Mountain, Fort Collins, CO
+1 970-498-7000
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Excellent visit

Awesome place to see and visit. Wished it was warm and sunny to do some walking or fishing. Maybe... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Recluf1
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Huntley, Illinois
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Beautiful views

The beauty of nature at it’s finest. Amazing views of the water and mountain backdrops, the wonder... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
ChattaElder
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“falls trail” (9 reviews)
“state park” (10 reviews)
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Off of Harmony Rd to Horsetooth Mountain, Fort Collins, CO
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+1 970-498-7000
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"falls trail"
in 9 reviews
"great place to hike"
in 8 reviews
"state park"
in 10 reviews
"beautiful hike"
in 7 reviews
"moderate hike"
in 6 reviews
"great hiking"
in 13 reviews
"quick hike"
in 5 reviews
"beautiful area"
in 11 reviews
"close to town"
in 11 reviews
"boating"
in 28 reviews
"trickle"
in 8 reviews
"deer"
in 18 reviews
"hikers"
in 19 reviews
"picnic"
in 26 reviews
"climb"
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"teeth"
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"beauty"
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Awesome place to see and visit. Wished it was warm and sunny to do some walking or fishing. Maybe next time. Well worth a half day side trip. Maybe a nice picnic!

Thank Recluf1
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The beauty of nature at it’s finest. Amazing views of the water and mountain backdrops, the wonder of God’s creative hand. I drove up and down the top of the mountain along the resivor all the way from Platt River Power Station, out past Stout,CO...More

Thank ChattaElder
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This lake is worthy of a look whether you just drive along it or get out and hike any of the many trails available. You can do any water sports and we saw many canoes and fishermen. Pretty views of the city and the valley....More

Thank Carol B
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

From some technical biking, to an easy hike with views, Horsetooth Mountain has it all. The iconic horsetooth rock hike took us about an hour to get up then less then an hour to return to the carpark. Parking can be sparce on weekends, but...More

Thank spensterr
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

At the advice of a local, my boyfriend and I decided to hike Horsetooth trail one afternoon on our vacation. We chose the hikers path for our route. We’re from Michigan, in our 30s, and are overall healthy. We had to take a few breaks...More

Thank Jill B
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Took my family up to Horsetooth this afternoon for a quick visit and the stunning Colorado scenery didn’t disappoint! We didn’t spend very much time on the trails because it started raining, but even gazing at the scenery from the truck was worth it for...More

Thank Andy B
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Reviewed 6 April 2018

This was a beautiful and relatively easy hike. You would need to be able to walk uphill, steps and generally over roots, rocks, etc. to be able to do it. It was pretty icy out when we were there, but the views were awesome! I...More

Thank Courtney W
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Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

We had friends come to town with their children ages 5, 7, and 9. We decided on a hike up to Horsetooth Rock. Everyone enjoyed the beautiful views and besides the 5 year old, all made it to the rock!!!

Thank JaciT
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Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

Great spot for a nice quick hike! We like taking our Husky and either hiking from the road all the way up to the reservoir or we go a little further to the left and take the trail around the lake that has areas for...More

Thank KatieSue6886
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Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

An easy trip from downtown. Plenty of hiking options, kayaking,and picnicking. Lovely scenic vistas and occasional wild life.

Thank John S
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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.
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Deb P
17 May 2017|
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Response from Jay M | 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
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cmontemayer
5 July 2016|
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Response from HBwavehunter | Reviewed this property |
No its dirt hiking, not stroller friendly sorry
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