Here are some great places to stretch your legs in Northern Colorado. See also the Ft. Collins Parks list for some other scenic spots nearby.
North Lake Park
Boyd Lake Swim Beach
This is a popular destination for day trips or for staying overnight in the reserved camping. For day trips, take a picnic to one of the 67 individual picnic sites. The area is great for swimming, fishing, boating, biking, volleyball and running.Read more ›
Rocky Mountain National Park
Loveland has been known as the "Gateway to the Rockies" and it would be unfortunate to miss visiting Rocky Mountain National Park if you're in the area. Enjoy 300 miles of hiking trails, wildflowers and wildlife as well as breath-taking views.Read more ›
Devil's Backbone Open Space
Open dawn to dusk, this free and close local hiking spot gives you the feel of being away from town. Great for biking, running or hiking, the trail has a few loops so you can adjust your trip according to how you feel. Dog friendly!Read more ›