Only one reservation per day is accepted as each reservation is made for the entire day regardless of event time. Reservations can be made one year in advance.
Rental requests can be made over the phone if payment is made by credit card at 970-221-6660. All other shelter rental requests must be made in person at the Parks Maintenance Office, at 413 S. Bryan Avenue, behind Fire Stations #2. Filling out a shelter request form is helpful.
Rental Charge varies:
Groups 50 and under: $50.00 - Shelters: Greenbriar, Overland, Spring Park and Fossil Creek Oval
Group 200 and under: $60.00 - Shelters: Edora, Fossil Creek Lake Pavilion, City Park #7, Rolland Moore #2
Groups 200 and under: $75.00 - Shelters: Spring Canyon combo shelter
No alcohol or glass bottles are allowed in the Fort Collins Parks per City ordinances.
Parking or driving on turf (grassy) areas and sidewalks is strictly prohibited. Any violations will result in police ticketing. Please be courteous and avoid parking or driving on any turf areas. If you need to load or unload meal items, contact our office to receive proper instructions.
Any structures such as jumping castles, volleyball nets, wedding arches,etc., must be requested on your reservation form. In many cases, line locates are required for these items. In some cases, such as jumping castles, a Large Event request must be used instead of a shelter request, due to insurance/liability requirements. Charges for a Large Event start at $100.00 with a $250.00 security deposit.
A notice of reservation is posted in a kiosk at the reservable shelter, but please bring your reservation paperwork with you to the shelter on the day of your event so you will have documentation in case of conflicts.
Each reservable shelter is available for drop-in use outside the specific hours it is reserved. All other shelters and picnic areas in the Parks are available for drop-in during normal park hours.
This large shelter is located south of the ballfields and west of the little train depot in City Park. The playground is located east of Bryan Avenue (a short walk) and restrooms are available to the north next to the ballfields. This shelter does have a barbecue grill, water spigot; and the outdoor pool and Sheldon Lake are also near by.
This shelter is located west of Spring Creek and near the volleyball courts at the west end of Rolland Moore Park. It does have a barbecue grill and is a short walk to the playground and restrooms.
This shelter is located west of the west ballfield parking lot in Edora Park. The shelter does have a barbecue grill and playground is near by. The Spring Creek Trail runs very close to the shelter, and restrooms are located near the ballfields.
This shelter is located on the west side of the park, and sits on the northwest end of the lake. For close parking, patrons should use the west parking lot which is accessed from Fossil Creek Parkway off of College Avenue. This shelter does have a barbecue grill, water spigot and restrooms are located at the shelter.
This shelter is located on the northwest side of Spring Canyon Community Park, and sits by Spring Creek. This shelter is a combo of two shelters, it does have a barbecue grill, water spigot and restrooms are located near the shelter. Best parking for this shelter is accessed off of Overland Trail, and walking across a handi-cap accessible foot-bridge.
This is one of our smaller neighborhood park shelter located at Overland Park. It has lovely foothill views, a barbecue grill and restrooms are located at the shelter.
This is one of our smaller neighborhood park shelter located at Spring Park. It is very close to the playground, and does have a barbecue grill. Restrooms are located by the ball fields.
This is a smaller pavilion located at Fossil Creek Park by the soccer fields. Access to the east parking for this pavilion is off of Lemay. The pavilion a barbecue grill and restrooms are located at the shelter.
This is one of our smaller neighborhood park shelter located at Greenbria Park in north Fort Collins. It is close to the playground,has a barbecue grill, and restrooms are located just down the walking path toward the ball fields.