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Horsetooth Mountain Open Space

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Address: Off of Harmony Rd to Horsetooth Mountain, Fort Collins, CO
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Great hiking trails and scenery

This open space offers several hiking trails and beautiful scenery. You can hike to the Horsetooth Falls for a shorter, easier hike, or up to Horsetooth Rock for more of a... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
SirBeardsley
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Fort Collins, Colorado
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Fort Collins, Colorado
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This open space offers several hiking trails and beautiful scenery. You can hike to the Horsetooth Falls for a shorter, easier hike, or up to Horsetooth Rock for more of a challenge. Dog friendly is always a plus! The parking lot gets very busy in the summer, especially on weekends, and there is a day use fee (I believe $7... More 

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Goliad, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Followed the signs and found a Piece of Heaven! Spectacular setting with beautiful views of the reservoir and mountains! Feelings of peace and tranquility fill the Soul in this one of a kind place!

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Johnstown, Colorado
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016

What a view... the landscape is breathtaking. You can drive around to enjoy the view or hike. During summer, you can paddle boat, sail, fish, swim etc...

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Homer, Alaska
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

A good hiking trail. We climbed up and then crossed over where we could see the reservoir. Then we walked out on the horse tooth falls side. Good trails for the dogs.

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Sussex, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

We went hiking at Horsetooth over the Thanksgiving day holiday. While the parking is fairly limited, the hiking trails are great. We really enjoyed it.

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Fort Collins
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2016

This is my favorite place in the Fort Collins area. The picnic grounds are a great spot and even on busy holiday weekends you can get a table. The Sunrise Picnic spot has swimming and easy put in for stand up paddle boards, kayaks or canoes. There are grills but we usual bring our own portable gas grill. This is... More 

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Rochester, New York
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016

Our family stopped very briefly to enjoy the views and take pictures. It was really beautiful. Would like to return to comment on the camping and fishing.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

We wanted to drive around the reservoir and saw several nice picture spots. Signs indicate you can only enter the parking lot if you have a paid permit. We proceeded to enter as we were already entering when we read the sign and there was plenty of parking to stop for a few pics. Seems the majority of the people... More 

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Chalfont, PA
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016

Our daughter took us up to visit horsetooth reservoir at sunrise. The area is just beautiful. Peaceful, clean, well designed parking areas and walkways. Wish we had more time, but we were flying out of CO that morning. Maybe next time....

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Torrington, Wyoming
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

The best thing about my trip to Horsetooth was that my wife and I hiked it on a weekday. There were not a lot of people hiking, so that was nice. I imagine that on the weekends this may not be the case. We went in August so it was pretty dang hot. This is not way up in the... More 

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