Report last updated: 7/20/2017
Mule deer, white-tailed deer, fox and coyotes can all be seen wandering through this area. There is a prairie dog colony on the east side of the open space. The prairie dogs are a consistent food source for the raptors including the local bald eagles.
Great horned owls, red-tailed hawks and bald eagles are residents of River Bluffs Open Space. Various waterfowl enjoy the habitat of the Poudre River including wood ducks, teal, shovelers, mallards and mergansers.
Weather conditions can change rapidly. Dress in layers, carry extra clothing and be prepared for cold and wet weather.