Of all the wonders of our world, in Fort Collins we have the Horsetooth Reservoir, 50 reasons to love it.
100 REASONS TO LOVE HORSETOOTHNearly 7 miles long, north-south, and half a mile wideA supplementary source of municipal water for Fort Collins and other communitiesEasy on-off access for boats, kayaks, canoes and more25 miles of shoreline, in normal water level timesIt's name comes from a rock formation that sits above the body of waterThe story behind Horsetooth involves an American Indian Legend, when the then 'Land of Contentment' came to be known as Horsetooth when an Indian Chef battled a giant, turning him to stoneBoatingFishingWater skiingWakesurfingCampingPicnicking
Tubing/RaftingStaying in cabinsDog friendlyMarina with rentals and extras
Wedding areaReunion gatheringsOver a handful of cozy covesShoulders Lory State Park3 Boat rampsPort a Potty's
Over 80 years oldBouldering, some of the best aroundRV spotsShowersPet friendlySwim beachesHorseback riding trailsAnnual park passes good for a full year from date of purchaseQuick drive and short distance from many locationsReasonable day passesDucksGeeseFriendly staffCyclingAs of July 29, 2014 99.2% fullBoating allowed from May, typically, to the end of OctoberWalleyeSunbathingFamilyFriendsCovered areasScuba divingWildlife conservation classesMemoriesLazy Days