For General Information:

Do you have a general question, concern, or problem regarding parks and open spaces? Email for general information or call (970) 619-4570
Camping Reservation questions Visit Reserve America or call the hotline at 1-800-397-7795.

Contact us for general information about Parks and Open Spaces:

Administration Office (Carter Lake district)
1800 S. County Road 31
Loveland, CO 80537

Phone: (970) 619-4570
Fax: (970) 619-4574

Office hours:
March-October: 9 AM - 4 PM, 7 days a week
November-February: 9 AM - 4 PM, Monday-Friday

Horsetooth Area Information Center
4200 W. CR. 38E
Fort Collins, CO 80526

Phone: (970) 498-5610

Office hours:
March-October: 9 AM - 4 PM, 7 days a week
November-February: 9 AM - 4 PM, Monday-Friday

Hermit Park Office
17 Hermit Park Rd, Estes Park, CO 80517

Phone: (970) 577-2090

Office hours change seasonally
Park closures may be in effect December 20-March 1 (call 970-619-4570 for updates)


Offices Open: Memorial Day, Independence Day, and Labor Day

Closed: New Year's Day, Martin Luther King Day, President's Day, Veteran's Day, Thanksgiving Day, Day after Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve and Day, New Year's Eve and Day

Hermit Park office is open day after Thanksgiving and Veteran's Day

For Questions About:

General customer inquiries about our open spaces or parks, permits, hours, or other questions Email for general information
Media Inquiries Email Korrie Johnston
Community Relations & Public Information Supervisor
Short-term concessionaire permit requests (such as tour groups, on-site vendors, etc.) that require a license to utilize Larimer County parks and open spaces for business operations Email Molly Schaeffer
Department Director Email Daylan Figgs
Visitor Services and general operations Email Christine Fleming
Visitor Services Manager
Operations at Horsetooth Reservoir, Lions Open Space or Bingham Hill Park Email Mark Caughlan
District Manager
Operations at Carter Lake, Flatiron and Pinewood reservoirs and Ramsay-Shockey Open Space Email Dan Rieves
District Manager
Operations at Big Thompson Parks, Devil's Backbone and Hermit Park open spaces Email Chris Fleming
District Manager
Operations at Horsetooth Mountain, Fossil Creek Reservoir, Eagle's Nest, Red Mountain and River Bluffs open spaces Email Steve Gibson
District Manager
Open Lands planning, development, land stewardship, trail development, conservation easements and land acquisitions Email Meegan Flenniken
Land Conservation, Planning & Resource Program Manager
Volunteering or volunteer projects; school field trips, and education opportunities Email Angela Borland
Education and Volunteer Supervisor
Ranger questions, comments, or get information on how to file a complaint Send an email
Phone: (970) 619-4570 x9
Ticket questions, or to contest a ticket within ten business days of issuance date (Include your first and last name, ticket number, location code, issuing ranger's office number, your phone number, and why you are contacting the department.) Send an email
Questions about a ticket? (970) 619-4570 x5

Weed District

Casey Cisneros
District Manager

Email Casey
Physical address:
2649 E. Mulberry St., Suite 6
Fort Collins, CO 80524
Mailing address:
P.O. Box 1190
Fort Collins, CO 80522
Phone: (970) 498-5768
Office hours: Closed to public access due to COVID-19 restrictions. Curbside retail available via phone and email.

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