Alerts and Important Information
The Horsetooth Reservoir Pavilions: South Bay Pavilion AM and PM, and Sunrise Pavilion are closed until April 1, 2014 when they reopen.An entrance permit is required for every vehicle in addition to group pavilion rental fees, except at Lions. Open Space (available for purchase at entrances).
Alcohol may not be more than 3.2 %. No kegs.
No jumping castles, dunk tanks, pony rides, or similar set-ups.
No noise disturbances to other park users.
Parking allowed on established roadways & parking areas only. There are no guarantees on parking availability.
An additional damage fee may be assessed if County staff determine the area has been damaged or is in need of excessive cleaning.
Cancellations and changes to these reservations incur a $6.35 fee.
The reserving party is responsible for making sure all attendees know and obey regulations.Events including any of the following are considered a special event and must go through special event process. Go to www.larimer.org/specialevent or call (970) 679-4570: 1) large scale, exceeding the capacity/footprint of the pavilion shelter, 2) Multi-day, 3) Commercial in nature, i.e. charging attendance/participation fees or selling/advertising, 4) Complex or requiring multiple requests for policy or regulations waivers, 5) Using additional amenities outside of the footprint of the group pavilion, i.e. swimbeach, campgrounds, roadways, so as to affect other park or open space users.
Pets must be leashed and may not be left unattended.
Photographs: Applicant consents to allow photographer on behalf of Larimer County to attend and photograph event. Photographs taken by Larimer County at event may be used in marketing, informational and educational materials, without compensation or further permission from the applicant, including the images of event attendees, including minors. Applicant shall notify attendees that Larimer County may take and distribute photographs of event and attendees
Please check the Season Dates tab for annual updates on site availability.
The east side of beautiful Horsetooth Reservoir is the unique setting for this popular shelter. Within walking distance of a swimming area and the reservoir, yet close to Fort Collins, it's the perfect location for your group
591 S.C.R. 23, Fort Collins, CO 80526
Latitude North 40 Degrees 35 Minutes 5.5932 Seconds
Longitude West -105 Degrees 9 Minutes 44.4024 Seconds
From Denver: Take I-25 north to the Harmony Road/Timnath exit (#265). Turn left (west) continuing on Harmony Road for 7 miles where it becomes County Road 38E at the Taft Hill Road intersection. Continue west on County Road 38E and turn right (north) on C.R. 23 (Centennial Drive) about 1.5 miles to a T-intersection. Continue to left on C.R. 23 for 2.2 miles. Entrance is on the west side of the road.