4 Hiking Tips for Beginners

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Undoubtedly one of the best parts about going to Colorado State University and living in Fort Collins is the environment. Here, you are within just a few hours of some of the most beautiful landscapes this country has to offer. And what better way to go out and explore than with a bit of hiking?  Hiking can be intimidating, especially … Read More

Enjoying Memorial Day Weekend

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Did you know that Fort Collins earned its name as the town was first founded back in 1864 as Camp Collins? Camp Collins served as a small military fort built to protect the Cherokee trail. Today, the military remnants are gone but Fort Collins is still renown for offering some outstanding Memorial Day events to honor today and yesterday’s armed … Read More

Great Cafes in Fort Collins

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With the spring semester quickly coming to an end, you might find yourself with some big-time studying and research to get done. Did you know that for many people, getting this type of work done happens most effectively when they do so in a public place like a cafe? That’s because studies have shown that a moderate level of ambient … Read More

Bike Trails Near the Cottages

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You know what they say, location is everything and here at the Cottages of Fort Collins you’re certainly in a great location! We’re close to a ton of things like restaurants, parks, and the university itself. Of course, sometimes your feet likely itch and you want to go further than just a couple blocks. If you have a bike, one … Read More