Whether you are photographing food, nature, or taking selfies with friends… Fort Collins is a beautiful town that deserves to be shown off in all of its Instagram glory! While exploring town, we have come across several of the most “Instagrammable” spots that you will want to visit!
1) The Oval @ Colorado State University
Address: Oval Drive, Fort Collins, CO 80521
The Oval is a staple in the Fort Collins and the Colorado State University community. The Oval is an iconic part of that RAMs and community member alike love! The Oval is an open space on campus with several concrete paths running through the grass. Is has giant willow trees all around that make the perfect backdrop for photos.
The buildings surrounding the Oval are some of the oldest buildings on campus that are absolutely beautiful! The Oval provides the perfect photo op for anyone passing through! If you are looking for a photo that screams CSU make sure to take a picture in front of one of the many ram statues on campus!
2) Old Firehouse Alley
This brick-covered alleyway is a historic landmark in Old Town, Fort Collins that is located right next to the Elizabeth Hotel. Old Firehose Alley provides the perfect Instagram moment for those of you who like an antique feel and look! The alleyway has lights strung from the rooftops across the walkways and tall light posts that will create unique lighting for your photos. During spring and summer there is also a lot of greenery such as hanging baskets filled with eye catching flowers. You can also find a painted piano in the alley, which is a great prop for your photos in the alley. If you are a piano player we recommend sharing a live story of you playing on the uniquely painted piano!
3) Horsetooth Falls
Horsetooth falls is full of stunning views the entire hike up! Once your reach the top, there is a beautiful waterfall that will leave your Instagram followers wanting more. Be warned that the waterfall flow is the heaviest in the spring! This hike is also fairly easy so you can be ready for a flawless photo once you reach the top!
4) Jessup Farm Artisan Village
Jessup Farm Artisan Village is a picturesque, quaint farm “town”. Jessup Farm features a barbershop, coffee shop, brewery, and a delicious restaurant. Jessup Farms recognizes the beauty of their courtyard and encourage you to do photoshoots here that you are welcome to share online! We recommend you take your photos outside by the fairly lights at night for an adorable photo!