Red Mountain Open Space Seasonal Closure Begins December 1, 2011
Effective Thursday, December 1, 2011, seasonal closure of Red Mountain Open Space, north of Fort Collins, begins. Because of winter weather conditions and the protection of wintering range for big game, as set forth in the Management Plan for Red Mountain Open Space, the area will remain closed to the public throughout the winter months, re-opening to the public on March 1, 2012.
Hermit Park Open Space to Implement Winter-Season Closure
The Larimer County Department of Natural Resources will continue its business operational closure for the winter months at Hermit Park Open Space. The area will be closed to all use starting on December 20, 2011. It will open again for all use on March 1, 2012. These are typically the months of lowest visitation with very few campers or hikers.