The Pineridge Natural Area on the western fringes of Fort Collins, CO has a trail system that runs along the foothills of the eastern shore of Horsetooth Reservoir featuring magnificent views of the city to the east and mountains to the west. This area connects to the trails in the Maxwell Natural Area to the north.

When Open? Area Acres Operated By
Year-round; 5AM to 11PM 676 acres City of Fort Collins Parks
Dogs Allowed? Miles of Trail Max/Min Elev (ft)
Dogs allowed on leash 14 5,130ft - 5,730ft

Pineridge Natural Area Trail and Map Finder

Area Hiking Trails:
1 - Foothills Trail
2 - Horsetooth Area Trails 1
3 - Horsetooth Area Trails 2
4 - Horsetooth Area Trails 3
5 - Horsetooth Area Trails 4
Area Trailheads:
1 - Foothills Trail
2 - Horsetooth Area Trails 2
3 - Horsetooth Area Trails 4
4 - Maxwell Natural Area Trailhead
Area Campgrounds: