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Rustic, Colorado
Unincorporated community
Country United States
State Colorado
County Larimer
Elevation 7,165 ft (2,184 m)
Time zone Mountain (MST) (UTC-7)
 • Summer (DST) MDT (UTC-6)
Area code(s) 970
GNIS feature ID 177128

Rustic is an unincorporated community in Larimer County, Colorado, United States. Rustic is located on State Highway 14 and the Cache La Poudre River 27.3 miles (43.9 km) west-northwest of Fort Collins. The community borders Glen Echo to the west.

In 1881, S.B. Stewart built the Rustic Hotel at this location. It soon became a popular summer tourist resort.

The town of Rustic was established in 1882.


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