Map of trailhead: Poudre River Ranch Natural Area

River Bluffs Open Space

Larimer County, Colorado

River Bluffs Open Space is the newest extension to the Poudre River Trail. Larimer County recently extended the Poudre Trail by an extra mile.

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Trailhead for the Poudre River Trail

This is an excellent spot to start your trip down the Poudre River Trail, especially if you are coming from Interstate 25. Exit I-25 at Highway 392 (Exit No. 262), go East towards Windsor for 1.5 miles, turn left (North) onto County Road 3, then turn right (East) onto County Road 32E. The entrance to River Bluffs Open Space will be on your right in 0.25 miles.

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Entry sign at River Bluffs Open Space in Larimer County, Colorado

Here you will find a shady parking lot, an indoor restroom with running water, a drinking fountain and informative signs. As you travel down the trail you will come across a pretty bridge spanning the Cache la Poudre River. From there you will ride along the base of ancient river bluffs to the underpass that crosses Highway 392 to safely hook up with the rest of the trail.