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Dept Head: Mike Calhoon
  •   8 a.m. to 5 p.m. (M-F, except for holidays)

Your Parks. Our Passion.

City Park

Our parks and trails help define the Fort Collins lifestyle. Fort Collins currently has over 925 acres of developed park land including 7 community parks and 43 neighborhood/pocket parks. Over 35 miles of paved trails connect our community.

We're passionate about providing you world-class parks and trails. The Parks Department maintains parks, cemeteries, trails, medians and other public grounds for the community. We aim to provide you with a clean, safe and attractive environment to enjoy.

Parks are open daily between the hours of 5 a.m.-11 p.m. 

Parks & Rec Hiring Fair

Parks & Rec Hiring Fair

This summer, work for the City of Fort Collins Parks & Recreation Departments! Learn about upcoming opportunities at the annual Parks & Rec Hiring Fair.

When: Saturday, March 28 | 9 a.m.-noon
Where: EPIC  l  1801 Riverside Ave.

What to bring?

  • Resume and/or job application information such as previous employment history.
  • Parent/guardian if under the age of 18.

For position descriptions, to pre-apply, and more information, visit