Fort Collins – (970) 493-4005
1117 N Hwy 287
Fort Collins, CO 80524
Rocky Mountain Adventures’ main retail store and offices are located at the corner of U.S. Highway 287 and Shields Street, just north of Fort Collins. This site is within easy reach of one of our most popular rivers, the Cache la Poudre River. It is from here that we shuttle you to and from your Cache la Poudre rafting trip. If you fish or kayak with us, we often have you assemble here as well.At our shop, you’ll find convenient parking, bathrooms, a place to change into your river clothes, and an opportunity to purchase those last minute items like sunglasses, hats, film and sunscreen. Wet suits are available for rent and you can arrange with our photography service to capture you blasting through the rapids. We also have some great t-shirts, sweatshirts, and other casual outdoor wear.
Our Fort Collins store is also a full-service paddling shop, complete with several lines of kayaks and associated paddling gear. For rafting and kayaking, we stock life jackets, dry tops, wet suits, booties, paddles, helmets, dry bags, rescue equipment, first aid supplies, books and many other items.
To get to our RMA Fort Collins Store:
When driving from Denver, take I-25 north about 60 miles to Fort Collins exit 269B (westbound Colorado Highway 14). Travel west on Highway 14 for about four miles to the intersection of Highway 14 and Riverside Ave. Turn right, following the signs for Highway 14 and U.S. Highway 287. After about a mile, the street (which is now Jefferson) intersects with College Ave. Turn right onto College Ave., continuing to follow the signs for Highway 14 and U.S. Highway 287. After about three miles, you will see the JAX Farm and Ranch store on the right. Rocky Mountain Adventures is about 2/10 of a mile down the road on the left, just through the traffic light and over the railroad tracks.
When driving from Estes Park, take U.S. Highway 34 about 30 miles east to Loveland. At the junction of U.S. Highway 34 and U.S. Highway 287 in Loveland turn left onto U.S. Highway 287 North (Lincoln Avenue). Continue on U.S. Highway 287 through the cities of Loveland and Fort Collins toward the Poudre Canyon. (Please note that U.S. Highway 287 in Fort Collins is named Collge Avenue.) Just after leaving the downtown section of Fort Collins, you will cross the Cache La Poudre River. Mileage from the river is a follows: At 2.5 miles from the river you will pass the JAX Farm and Ranch store on your right. At 2.7 miles you will cross the intersection of Highway 287 and Shields Street. Our building is just past the traffic signal on the left side of the highway.
For each trip, we are assigned launch times so it is important for you to be at the Store on time. Allow yourself 2 hours to drive from Denver and 1-1/4 hours from Estes Park. Please call our office at (800) 858-6808 (493-4005) when in Fort Collins or Estes Park) if you run into delays or problems.