In a hurried and connected society, it’s important to carve out time in your weekly schedule devoted solely to pursuing wellness — physically, mentally and emotionally. Thankfully, it’s not hard to do so when you live in Fort Collins, as we have so many local businesses focused on health and wellness, from yoga studios and fitness centers to massage therapists and mental health counselors.
If you’re hoping to achieve specific wellness goals, such as reducing stress or anxiety, improving heart health, or simply making time to relax and unwind, these Fort Collins wellness businesses are here to support you!
Owned and operated by a local Fort Collins family, this branch of Yoga Pod offers eight different styles of yoga ranging from traditional to strength-building and everything in between. That even includes Sweat, Heat, and Beatz, a yoga class set to decidedly un-yogic music. And because they offer classes as early as 5:30 a.m. and as late as 8:30 p.m., you can fit in your practice at any time. Yoga Pod Fort Collins aims to foster an inclusive community for all experience levels. Take advantage of their 4 for $40 offer, which grants you four weeks of unlimited yoga for just $40!
Under Pressure is a deep tissue massage clinic specializing in therapeutic massage and bodywork. Their services help with a number of things, including chronic or acute pain, limited range of motion, post-injury or post-operation issues, athletic performance and recovery, and much more. Under Pressure provides several different types of massage, including deep tissue, Swedish, prenatal, rehabilitative, and sports, plus cupping, aromatherapy, trigger point therapy and more. Sign up for a membership to receive a variety of benefits, including a free massage every month, discounts and other perks.
Rush Bowls offer the perfect blend of all-natural fruits and vegetables, topped with delightful toppings, such as organic granola, a drizzle of honey, fresh fruits and more. Each smoothie bowl is fully customizable and packed with a variety of nutrients, offering a healthy alternative to your typical fast-casual food. Although Rush Bowls now has locations all over the country, the business originated just down the road in Boulder. Experience these convenient, nutrient-dense bowls at either of their two Fort Collins locations!
Hydrate IV Bar is a collection of IV therapy spas promoting wellness from within, with locations all throughout Colorado and beyond, including right here in Old Town Fort Collins. They provide vitamin injections, signature IV therapy cocktails, and NAD+ injections and infusions, all focused on hydration and health. Their signature IV therapy cocktails are designed to assist with a variety of needs, including recovery, jet lag, immunity, altitude sickness, athletic performance, anti-aging and general health and wellness. You’ll feel like you’re in a spa at Hydrate IV Bar, as each location has comfortable chairs, soothing music, and a team of professionals who are all experienced, registered nurses. Appointments are highly encouraged, but walk-in appointments are always welcome for those who need to feel better fast!
Inspired by the power of natural and herbal healing methods, Golden Poppy Herbal Apothecary and Clinic stocks bulk herbs, tea blends, custom herbal extract formulas, essential oils, flower and gem essences, body care products and more. You can stop by to shop, learn about functional nutrition, and meet with one of their clinical practitioners to discuss specific ailments. Golden Poppy is 100% women-owned and -operated, and everyone who works there is either an herbalist, aromatherapist or nutritionist — or a combination of the three. Their beautiful stone-walled shop contains more than 600 products handcrafted in-house in small batches. They use organic and wildcrafted ingredients whenever possible, with thoughtful processing methods that keep waste to a minimum.
Awarefull is a wellness studio providing an integrative approach to yoga, counseling, consciousness, nutrition and meditation. Their counseling practice is “an evolution of mindfulness, located at the crossroads of biology, physics, and time-honored mind-body integration techniques.” What they do is not traditional or a New Age fad — it is based in science and proven practice, utilizing neuroplasticity to rebuild neural pathways. Schedule your first session with Wendy at Awarefull by calling 970-232-9585.
Harmony Skin & Wellness Clinic has been Northern Colorado’s premier aesthetic clinic since 1999. They offer a wide variety of skin treatments for body and face, including wrinkle reducers, dermal fillers, Scarlet RF, HydraFacial®, Exilis body, Vanquish ME, and more. One of their most popular treatments is the HydraFacial®. Relax while makeup, grim and dead skin are gently extracted from your pores, leaving your skin squeaky clean, nourished and well hydrated. Plus, all treatments include LED light therapy, your choice of aromatherapy oil, and massage of the arms, hands, shoulders, neck and scalp.
Tasty Harmony owners Sacha and Jill Steinhauser are dedicated to offering the finest vegan/vegetarian and raw foods in the Fort Collins area. That’s why they tend their own quarter-acre garden that supplements their restaurant with organic ingredients during the growing season. Stop in for a fresh salad or a mouthwatering tempeh Reuben; we promise no matter what you order it will be fresh and delicious. Don’t miss Tasty Harmony’s happy hour at the bar on Tuesdays–Fridays from 3–5 p.m.!
Since 2009, Happy Lucky’s Teahouse has remained committed to quality, selection and community, offering an interactive and immersive tea experience at their Old Town shop. Peruse their collection of more than 200 loose-leaf teas — the largest in the state of Colorado! — and choose one to take home or to enjoy in their tea room, outside on the patio, or at the tea bar while you watch the “leafsters” work. Happy Lucky’s mission is to “Nourish Your Happy” — through community, connection and the experience of great tea. So sit and linger awhile for the full experience!
Raintree Athletic Club is a full service, locally owned and operated health club committed to providing a lifetime of fitness for members regardless of age or fitness level. Open from 5 a.m.–10 p.m. Monday through Friday, their extensive hours allow anyone to fit an exercise regimen into their schedule. Plus, Raintree has a wide range of classes, equipment and facilities, including a 25-meter pool with four lap lanes, a hot tub, a dry sauna, a steam room, a racquetball court, a full-length basketball court, and much more. Become a member of Raintree to gain access to this incredible gym and take advantage of a number of member benefits.
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