Redwing Marsh Natural Area
This natural area provides relaxing recreation for all who visit. As its name suggests, red-winged blackbirds can often be seen and heard in the wetlands. The Larimer and Weld Canal flows on the north side of Redwing Marsh.
0.2 miles natural surface
5:00 a.m. – 11:00 p.m.
Redwing Marsh is north and east of Greenbriar Park (Willox Lane) with walk-in access from surrounding neighborhoods. Nearest parking is at Greenbriar Park. Red Wing Marsh's approximate address is 657 Willox Lane, Fort Collins.
Activities & Events
- Free educational activities and events in June-October are listed in the Tracks & Trails booklet guide, available in May.
- Last minute activity additions, trail recommendations and events offered between November-May are in our free monthly electronic newsletter- sign up in the upper right-hand corner of this page.
- Free educational programs at Redwing Marsh Natural Area are available for groups by request, call the Master Naturalist Program at 970-224-6118 or email .
- This site has been adopted by Bonnie Urie and Lisa Ritter, thank you for your litter pick-up efforts!