Activities

Northern Colorado Activities

The following table includes activities in Northern Colorado from which to choose for Exchange planning.  These lists are regularly revised.  Full details for Exchange Directors are available in a newly-prepared FFNC Manual of Activities.


Loveland & Berthoud History & Museums Loveland Museum
    Pioneer Museum
    McCarty-Fickel Home Museum
  Arts & Entertainment Art Castings Foundry
    Benson Sculpture Park
    Bronze Services Foundry
    Candlelight Dinner Theater
    Chapungu Sculpture Park
    Ostermiller Studio
    Rialto Theater
  Nature, Outdoors Golf:  3 courses
    Hiking options
    Stargazer Alpaca Ranch
    Sylvan Dale Guest Ranch
  City Life Chilson Recreation Center
    Classic Truck Stop, Johnson's Corner
Estes Park, RMNP Sight-seeing Big Thompson Canyon drive
   : RMNP: Hike, Scenery, Wildlife
    Stanley Hotel
    Aerial Tram
Fort Collins & Area History & Museums Avery House
    New Museum & Science Center
  Arts & Entertainment Old Town Tour
Carousel Dinner Theater
    Lincoln Center
  Nature & Outdoors Bike and Hike Options
    CSU Trial Gardens
    Fossil Creek Reservoir Open Space
    Raptor Center
    Shambhala Mt. Ctr
  City Life Anheuser-Busch Brewery
    Clydesdales Stable - A-B
    CSU Vet Hospital Tour
    Coopersmith's Brewery
    New Belgium Brewery
    Trail Ridge Winery
Boulder Arts & Entertainment Leanin' Tree Western Art
  City Life Celestial Seasonings Tea Factory
    Nat'l Renewable Energy Lab, Golden
    NOAA
Greeley History & Museums Centennial Village
    Eaton Washing Machine Museum
    Greeley History Museum
    Model Railroad Museum
    Meeker Home Museum
  Arts & Entertainment Ice Haus (skating)
UCCC - theater productions
  Nature & Outdoors Wild Animal Sanctuary, Keenesburg
    Pawnee National Grasslands
    Poudre River Trail
    Poudre Learning Center
All Communities Restaurants, Caterers Coopersmiths, FC
    Tres Margaritas, FC
    Bruce's Bar, Severance
    Contemporary Cook, Greeley
    Pinnacle Clubhouse, Greeley
    Poudre Learning Center, Greeley
    Canton Palace, Loveland
    Nordy's BBQ, Loveland
    Subway, Loveland
    Tereza's Gyros, Loveland

The following list is a calendar of annual events.

January Colorado Farm Show Island Grove Park, Greeley Last wk Jan
April UNC Jazz Festival UNC, UCCC Last wkend
June Taste of Fort Collins 2nd wkend
  Estes Park Wool Mkts   2nd wkend
  Greeley Ind. Stampede Island Grove Park Last wk
July Greeley Ind. Stampede Island Grove Park to Jul 4
  Estes Park Roof Top Rodeo   2nd wk
  Loveland Cherry Fest Downtown Loveland 3rd Sat
  Arts Picnic Lincoln Park, Greeley last wkend
August Chautauqua Aims Comm. Coll., Greeley 1st wkend
  Larimer Co. Fair, Rodeo The Ranch, Loveland 1st Fri-Tues
  Sculpture Show Benson Park, Loveland 2nd Wknd
  Corn Roast Festival Downtown Loveland 3rd wknd
  New West Fest Fort Collins 3rd wknd
September Elk Bugling RMNP  
  Scottish-Irish Festival Estes Park fairgrounds Th-Sun after Labor Day
  Potato Day Festival Centennial Vill., Greeley 2nd Sat
  Fine Arts & Craft Show Estes Park 2nd wknd
  Oktoberfest Greeley Lst wknd
Fall Elk Bugling RMNP  
  Parade & Activities Estes Park After Thksgvg