Trip Planner: Cache La Poudre River
The Cache la Poudre River National Heritage Area (CALA) spans the Cache la Poudre River corridor from Bellvue to Greeley, Colorado. The Poudre Heritage Alliance nonprofit organization has been designated by congress to contribute to the preservation of CALA's history and heritage while educating the public about the river's historical significance. CALA was designated a National Heritage Area by the United States Congress in 2009. The Poudre is historically significant for its contribution to the development of Western water law and the evolution of complex water delivery systems. It has also played a crucial role in regional economic development and has become a focal point for recreation.Plan your Cache La Poudre River visit and explore what else you can see and do in Fort Collins using our Fort Collins road trip site.
Cache La Poudre River Reviews
I've spent many days throughout the years picnicking, and hiking on the Poudre. I'm a native of Fort Collins so the Poudre was the go-to place. Beautiful river, well-maintained picnic areas. more »
We went to the River twice during our trip to Colorado. The terrain is stunning and the river is beautiful and cold! A must see. more »
I rode bicycle west along F st . trail ,came upon a small rest area,a bend in the river nice ! on the ride back I came upon this old guy ,an old snapping turtle, he was awesome looking! some body had left him some cookies or something. Please don't !
Beautiful area. Lots of outdoor fun
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