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Fort Collins, Colorado - Where renewal is a way of life.

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Mountain Ave to Old Town

Location/Climate

  • Fort Collins is nestled against the foothills of the Rocky Mountains and alongside the banks of the Cache La Poudre River.
  • The city lies approximately 5,000 feet above sea level.
  • Residents enjoy a moderate, four season climate with an average of 300 days of sunshine and 14.5 inches of precipitation a year.
  • July is the average warmest month (Avg. High 86°F - Avg. Low 57°F)
  • January is the average coolest month (Avg. High 42°F - Avg. Low 14°F)