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Towers

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 3.7 from 3 votes
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Rank: #13 in the Fort Collins area
#593 in CO, #4,785 Overall
Views: 1,062. Last 30 days: 106
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Jul 21 Green - Dry
Trail near Fort Collins,  area, 
“A service road to access the radio towers at Horsetooth Mountain Park.”
Dennis Diaz on Apr 27, 2013
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3.25.1 milesKilometers 1,619’494 m Ascent 7,148’2,179 m High 10% Avg Grade (6°)
Doubletrack Type -3’-1 m Descent 5,531’1,686 m Low 23% Max Grade (13°)
Description
Towers is a wide, smooth service road. It's not technical, but has an aggressive grade. Put in the work to climb from the Soderberg Open Space parking lot and access many more trails at Horsetooth Mountain Park! Towers offers some fantastic views of both Horsetooth Reservoir and the city of Fort Collins to the East. There are plenty of trees for shade.

Near the top, there's a spur (South) to access the northern towers. If you stay on the main trail, it will make its way to the southern towers. Once at the top, there are some spectacular views!
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4.1 (16)
A short and casual ride, perfect for those after-work excursions.
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PHOTOS of Towers
 3.0 from 3 votes
A beautiful view looking further West from the top of the Towers Trail a... (Fort Collins, Colorado)
 1.7 from 3 votes
South radio towers at the top of Horsetooth Mountain Park, Fort Collins,... (Fort Collins, Colorado)
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