Nestled in the Rocky Mountain foothills is Fort Collins, a quaint town with crisp air and vibrant greenery. It’s home to Colorado State University, challenging outdoor excursions, and more than 20 brewing companies—including Anheuser Busch, New Belgium, and Odell.
The best Fort Collins attractions include brewery tours, mountain biking, hiking, rock climbing, and kayaking. For anyone with a green thumb, visit the Gardens on Spring Creek, an 18-acre community garden.
A fun annual event to attend while in Fort Collins is the Colorado Brewers’ Festival. The festival features more than 40 Colorado-based breweries, who showcase nearly 100 distinct beers. Mishawaka Amphitheatre hosts live concerts and performances.
Visit Fort Fun in Fort Collins to putt on two mini golf courses, race on a go-kart track, battle in laser tag, or enjoy classic and modern arcade games.
Local beer connoisseur? Enjoy the free day tours of local breweries, including Odell Brewing Company, Equinox Brewing, New Belgium Brewing Company, Gilded Goat Brewing Company, and Anheuser Busch Brewery.
Learn about culture, history, and science at the Fort Collins Museum of Discovery, or visit the Global Village Museum of Arts and Cultures to experience international folk art exhibits.
Go hiking, mountain biking, or horseback riding at Horsetooth Mountain Open Space, a park with 29 miles of trails. For whitewater rafting and kayaking, take a guided trip on Cache La Poudre River.