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Your Parks. Our Passion.#

City Park

Our parks and trails help define the Fort Collins lifestyle. Fort Collins currently has over 966 acres of developed parks including 7 community parks and 43 neighborhood/pocket parks. Over 45 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. 

Questions, Concerns or Compliments#

Do you have questions, concern or compliment you would like to share.  Access Fort Collins is an easy way to contact Parks with your questions, comments, service requests or compliments whenever it is most convenient for you.

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We're Hiring!

Parks and Recreation Departments are hiring for a variety of summer positions. View current openings and apply today!

Parks Map

View an interactive aerial map of all parks and their amenities in Fort Collins.

Outdoor Pickleball Court Map

EAB Detected in Fort Collins

Local and state experts confirmed the presence of emerald ash borer (EAB) in north Fort Collins just outside of city limits. The City of Fort Collins Forestry Division maintains over 55,000 trees located on City property, 7,654 of which are ash trees. 

Trail System Status

Keep updated with the status of Fort Collins trails with an updated listing of closures and detours. 

Park & Shelter Reservations

Take a look at all the reservation options, guidelines, and applications online.