Come Splash & Play in the New Fort Collins Whitewater Park

After years of hard work by dedicated volunteers, a whitewater park in Fort Collins is will soon be a reality! The city will break ground on the Poudre River Whitewater Park this fall, and hopes to be complete it in time for springtime fun on the river.

What is a whitewater park?

A ton of fun for one! These unique parks utilize special landscaping techniques on the riverbanks, in-stream, and underwater to create a series play-waves, whitewater, and swimming holes. It designed to provide fun and safe river experience for all ages and skill levels. The perfect place to enjoy an afternoon kayaking, surfing, tubing, picnicking and more!  Additionally, case studies on other similar parks have shown them to be a great community investment that bring in millions of tourism dollars.

Where will it be located?  

The Poudre River Whitewater Park will be located just a few blocks north of downtown Fort Collins, practically out the front door for the lofts at Confluence. The area is now at the edge of the River District, but this project will restore the river’s beauty and natural habitat, while creating a wonderful new amenity for Fort Collins residents and visitors alike.

We are very excited to see the dream of a whitewater park in Fort Collins come to fruition, and look forward to playing in the river next summer. Be sure to follow us on Facebook and Instagram to keep updated on the progress of the park, and other downtown Fort Collins news and events. And if the idea of living in the heart of the vibrant River District and investing Fort Collins real estate excites you, be sure to visit to learn more about our new lofts in a dynamic planned campus community.  

Discover Confluence : Modern Living In The New River District

Located at the heart of the historic Old Fort site, Confluence is designed to provide the ideal balance between dynamic downtown living and the serenity of the river. A mixed-used community, the planned campus will house a vibrant blend of modern residential lofts, retail and public gathering spaces.

Confluence: The Vision

Confluence began with a desire to forge something entirely new and divergent from other developments. Local architects and urbanists Randy Shortridge and Jason Kersley of [au]workshop developed a vision for a new heart of the up and coming Fort Collins River District. They teamed with the talented Trae Rigby of Saunders Commercial Development and Construction to make the dream a reality. Breaking ground in October 2018, Confluence is sure to become a center of creative work, life, and energy for the community.

Confluence: The Place

Offering a consummate sense of place, the 26 distinctive Old Town Fort Collins lofts will offer residents an unparalleled quality of life. Spacious, open floor plans bathed in light will invite cool breezes and revel in a mix a cityscape, river and mountain views. The interior design will reflect a uniquely Colorado urban style with two package choices featuring a mixture of wood, stainless steel and polished concrete finishes.

Confluence: The Location

Undoubtedly, the greatest amenity of Confluence will be its location. Residents will be beckoned to live their best life being only a stone’s throw from the amazing dining, shopping and culture of downtown Fort Collins. Those that seek to embody Colorado’s active lifestyle, and their canine companions, will love having the 30 miles of Poudre River Trail, and the soon to be built Whitewater Park, practically out their front door. The location serendipitously marks the center of the original Fort Collins, which eventually grew into a vibrant frontier town and agricultural hub after the arrival Colorado Central Railroad in 1877. Similarly, Confluence will serve to energize and unite the growing River District community.

We invite you to discover truly historic living in the heart of it all, where the Old West meets New West. We invite you to discover Confluence.

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