Find the best place to stay — Poudre Canyon

Where to stay around Poudre Canyon?

Our 2018 property listings offer a large selection of 217 vacation rentals near Poudre Canyon. From 96 houses to 31 apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Poudre Canyon for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Poudre Canyon?

There are many lovely places to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Poudre Canyon. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular destinations to visit are:

  • Estes Park: 917 vacation rentals
  • Grand Lake: 962 vacation rentals
  • Fort Collins: 241 vacation rentals
  • Rocky Mountain National Park: 2,484 vacation rentals
  • Granby: 1,625 vacation rentals

And HomeAway offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in Poudre Canyon! Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Poudre Canyon?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the cities with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Poudre Canyon:

  • Estes Park: 917 rentals
  • Grand Lake: 962 rentals
  • Fort Collins: 241 rentals
  • Granby: 1,625 rentals
  • Loveland: 230 rentals

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in Poudre Canyon?

HomeAway offers a large selection of rentals near lovely places in Poudre Canyon. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Northern Colorado Ice Center: 256 rentals
  • Colorado State University: 249 rentals
  • Horsetooth Mountain Park: 305 rentals
  • Boyd Lake State Park: 287 rentals
  • South Bay Campground at Horsetooth Reservoir: 281 rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Poudre Canyon listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection.

Lakes and log cabins in Poudre Canyon

Stretching for 40 miles across Larimer County, Poudre Canyon is all about laid-back vibes and fresh mountain air. The region is set at the doorstep of Rocky Mountain National Park and is dotted with characterful mountain towns. From waterfront lodges by Red Feather Lakes to log cabins in Pleasant Valley, Poudre Canyon vacation rentals make it easy to discover the wilderness. Spend your days hiking backcountry trails, sipping your way through Fort Collins brewpubs or simply relaxing on your sundeck.

Outdoor adventures in Poudre Canyon

Larimer County is an outdoor playground, with opportunities to hike in Horsetooth Mountain Open Space, rock climb in Rocky Mountain National Park, paddle along Cache la Poudre River and more. Things don't slow down in winter, when Poudre Canyon vacation rentals put you within striking distance of world-class Nordic skiing. From sidewalk bistros to trendy brewpubs, Fort Collins serves up one of Colorado's best street scenes. The free-spirited mountain town is often compared to Boulder and is a great place to stock up on essentials, grab a coffee and chat to locals over a pint of craft beer.

Discover the great outdoors in Poudre Canyon

Spanning across the Continental Divide, Rocky Mountain National Park is one of America's most-iconic green spaces. Inside, you'll find a wonderland of snow-capped mountains, lush aspen forests and rumbling rivers. The park is laced with hiking trails, not to mention the infamous Keyhole rock-climbing route. For something a little less extreme, hit scenic driving routes like Trail Ridge Road, or low-elevation trails like the Bear Lake loop. Want to stay just steps from the park? Poudre Canyon vacation rentals unlock access to a host of properties in Estes Park, a pint-sized town on the cusp of Rocky Mountain National Park.

Year-round fun in Poudre Canyon

Summer is high season in Poudre Canyon, when flocks of outdoor adventurers descend on Larimer County. Colorado enjoys long days, warm temperatures and plenty of sunshine. Whether you plan to hike, fish or simply enjoy the scenery, Poudre Canyon vacation rentals provide an idyllic setting for summer adventures in the mountains. Spring sees the forests explode in a sea of wildflowers, while fall treats visitors to a fiery foliage display. Both seasons promise clear skies and crisp temperatures. Things don't slow down in winter, when Larimer County is blanketed in snow.

Park hopping in Poudre Canyon 

Formed by ancient glaciers, Poudre Canyon winds for 40 miles across Colorado's Larimer County. It starts in Rocky Mountain National Park and hugs the upper Cache la Poudre River. From white-water rafting along the Cache la Poudre River to iconic hikes in Rocky Mountain National Park, Poudre Canyon is a paradise for adventure seekers. Horsetooth Mountain Open Space is another outdoor playground, luring visitors with almost 30 miles of hiking, mountain biking and horseback riding trails. Want more? Check out the rolling valleys and backcountry camp sites at Lory State Park.