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:

Administrative Offices (Carter Lake district)
1800 S. County Road 31
Loveland, CO 80537

Phone: 970-619-4570

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 

Closed for Lunch: 12:30 PM - 1:00 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, Juneteenth, 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 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
Communications Supervisor
Short-term concessions 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 Karla Estrem

To pay a ticket or to contest a parking citation within 14 business days of the issuance date please visit this website. Questions about a ticket? Call 970-619-4570 x5

Email for tickets

Department Director Email Daylan Figgs
Visitor Services and general operations Email Christine Fleming
Visitor Services Manager
Operations at Horsetooth Reservoir, Horsetooth Mountain Open Space, Lions Open Space, Eagle's Nest Open Space, Red Mountain Open Space and Bingham Hill Park Email Stephen Gibson
District Manager
Operations at Carter Lake, Flatiron and Pinewood Reservoirs and Ramsay-Shockey Open Space Email Cindy Claggett
District Manager
Operations at Big Thompson Parks, Devil's Backbone Open Space, River Bluffs Open Space and Hermit Park Open Space Email Zach Cook
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 Julie Enderby
Education and Volunteer Supervisor
Ranger questions, comments, or get information on how to file a complaint Send an email
Phone: 970-619-4570 x9

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: 8 a.m. - 4 p.m., Monday - Friday (except holidaysPlease call ahead for an appointment.

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