2319 N Overland Trail, Laporte, CO 80535
Located on the banks of the Cache la Poudre River, Lions Open Space offers day-use area picnicking, fishing, hiking, and biking. It’s also home to the westernmost portion of the Poudre River Trail, which continues west as the Pleasant Valley Trail. This paved trail winds along the Poudre River through stunning riparian habitat, along a Frisbee golf course, and next to county roads to its end at Watson Lake in Bellvue, Colorado.
Area is open dawn to dusk.
Currently not installed, construction has just been completed.
From Fort Collins, take Mulberry St. all the way west to N. Overland Trail. Turn right (north) onto N. Overland Trail and proceed 3.1 miles. Lions Open Space is on the west side of the road immediately after you corss the Cache la Poudre River.