Tours & Talks

Get to know Larimer County

 

2019 Annual Members Meeting and Tour

When: 2 pm on May 19th —  with a tour following the meeting

Where: City Star Brewing in Berthoud

Whether you’re a member (yet) or not, we’d love to have you join us for our 2019 Annual Members Meeting & Tour in lovely downtown Berthoud. We’ll begin at 2 o’clock with an overview of all that Historic Larimer County has done in the past year followed by our annual awards ceremony. (Our preservationist of the year is yet to be announced. Stay tuned!) 

We’ll then hold a very short member meeting in which board members will be elected and any other organizational business will be taken care of. 

Following our meeting, local historian Mark French will take us on a tour of both commercial and residential downtown Berthoud. 

All members will receive one free beer from City Star Brewing. Non-alcoholic drinks will also be available. 

Explore Bingham Hill

When: June 22nd, 10 am.

Where: We hope to provide a tour of the Bingham Hill Cemetery and Bingham Hill Farm. Stay tuned for more details!

 

This tour is free for Historic Larimer County members and only $5 for non-members.

Totally Timnath

When: July 14th, 10 am.

Where: We’re still putting together the details for our Timnath tour. Check back for more details. 

 

This tour is free for Historic Larimer County members and only $5 for non-members.

Batty About Historic Preservation

When: August 17th, 10 am.

Where: Gateway Park Waterworks (and Bat Colony) and More!

Come learn about an interesting intersection between historic preservation and species preservation in this unique tour. 

More details to come.

This tour is free for Historic Larimer County members and only $5 for non-members.

Roberts Ranch Tour

When: September 15th, 10 am.

Where: Roberts Ranch, in Livermore

Join us for our annual tour of the Roberts Ranch. Every year we see something new and this year is no exception. 

See a Native American buffalo jump, an 1850s trappers cabin, several historic houses belonging to the Roberts family and so much more!

This tour is free for Historic Larimer County members and only $5 for non-members.

Poudre Crossings Tour

When: October 12th, 1 pm. 

Where: Downtown Fort Collins, starting near College Avenue. 

This is the tour that had originally been planned for the Fall of 2018… until the construction for the Whitewater Park got started earlier than we had anticipated and the tour had to be postponed. 

HLC President, Ron Sladek, will give a walking tour of historic sites along the Poudre through Old Town area.

This tour is free for Historic Larimer County members and only $5 for non-members.

Historic Larimer County has been hosting tours and talks since the summer of 2017. If you would like to learn more about which places and topics have already been covered, check out our Past Events page. If you have a suggestion for a future tour or talk, or you just want more information about one of the tours or talks listed above, please get in touch with Sharon Danhauer, our events coordinator, through our Tours & Talks contact form.

 

Contact Us

Historic Larimer County
PO Box 1909
Fort Collins, CO 80522