Geology of Red Mountain Open Space
Explore the beauty of Red Mountain Open Space and learn about the wonderful geology of the area with a Larimer County Naturalist. See the unique geological formations that have been eroded by Sand Creek, and walk on the area's massive gypsum beds.

Ages 12 yrs. - adult

Hike rating: Bent Rock Trail - moderate 3.1 mile dirt trail, small elevation change, uneven ground
Please dress appropriately for the weather, wear appropriate footwear and be prepared for possible flowing creek crossings. Your feet might get wet; extra socks recommended. Bring sunscreen, water and lunch for eating on the trail.

Program is free, but registration is required.
This program is weather dependent
Event Date: 
Friday, June 9, 2023 - 10:00am to 2:30pm
10 days remaining
Public Program
Contact Name: 
Julie Enderby
Contact Phone: 
(970) 619-4552
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.