Red Mountain Geology Hike

Join Larimer County naturalists to learn about the beautiful geology of Red Mountain Open Space, located north of Fort Collins. See the unique geological formations that have been eroded by Box Elder Creek, and walk on the area's massive gypsum beds. Approximately 2.6-mile moderate hike. Weather can be unpredictable, please dress appropriately for the weather changes and be prepared for possible creek crossings, your feet may get wet.
Bring sunscreen, plenty of water (no water available at site) and a sack lunch for eating on the trail. Program is free, but registration is required.
Alternate weather date October 19, 2019

Event Date: 
Saturday, October 12, 2019 - 9:30am to 1:30pm
Start Date has passed
Guided Hike or Program
Contact Name: 
Angela Borland
Contact Phone: 
(970) 619-4489
Per the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), Larimer County will provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with a disability who need assistance. Services can be arranged with at least seven business days’ notice. Please email or call (970) 498-5967 or Relay Colorado 711. "Walk-in" requests for auxiliary aids and services will be honored to the extent possible but may be unavailable if advance notice is not provided.