Lory State Park

Lory State Park


Location:From Ft Collins, take US 287 north through LaPorte, then left at the Bellvue exit onto County Road 23N, left 1.4 miles to County Road 25G, right 1.6 miles to park entrance.
Facilities:6 backcountry campsites, restrooms (é), 20 picnic sites (é), group picnic area, hiking trails (25 miles), bike trails (15 miles), bridle trails (15 miles), stables/horse rentals, visitor/nature center.
Activities:Camping, hiking, mountain biking, horseback riding, rock climbing, hunting (with restrictions), cross-country skiing, snowtubing, winter camping, interpretive programs. Park borders Horsetooth Reservoir, where boating, fishing, water-skiing, and sailboarding are permitted.
Special Features:Park is located along the edge of Horsetooth Reservoir in Larimer County, near Fort Collins. It features extensive trails, and its diverse terrain is home to a variety of wildlife, such as mule deer, wild turkey, black bear, mountain lion, coyote, blue grouse, and many reptile species.
Address:708 Lodgepole Dr
Bellvue, CO 80512

Phone:970-493-1623
Web: parks.state.co.us
Size: 2,479 acres. Elevation: 7,015 feet.

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