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Durango Community Recreation Center

2700 Main Ave, Durango, CO 81301-5938
+1 970-375-7305
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Great 1 entrance fee gets you into the pool gymn track classes!

Great 1 entrance fee gets you into the pool gymn track classes! All kinds of machines to work out... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Deborah C
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Durango, Colorado
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Wonderful Community Resource

The Rec Center is a wonderful community resource for a town of Durango's size. Big enough that it... read more

Reviewed January 21, 2018
TravelingTC
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Durango, Colorado
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The 71,557 square foot Durango Community Recreation Center offers a Lap and Leisure Pool, Hot Tub, Water Slide, Outdoor Splash Pad, Racquetball Courts, Indoor Track, Aerobics Studio, Gymnasium, Youth Games Area, Cybex Free Weights and Pin Loaded Weight Equipment, Cardiovascular Equipment, Climbing Wall, meeting rooms, outdoor playground and Babysitting.
  • Excellent78%
  • Very good21%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“climbing wall” (24 reviews)
“rec center” (35 reviews)
“ping pong” (5 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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2700 Main Ave, Durango, CO 81301-5938
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+1 970-375-7305
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"climbing wall"
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"rec center"
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"great community"
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"great pool"
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"indoor track"
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"splash pad"
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"fitness classes"
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"outdoor water"
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"fun slides"
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"walking track"
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"rope swing"
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great 1 entrance fee gets you into the pool gymn track classes! All kinds of machines to work out on... inside track... ball court in hymn pool has a lap pool vortex pool exercise pool all for families ... slide at pool great entertainment for...More

Thank Deborah C
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Kelli J, Manager at Durango Community Recreation Center, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks so much for sharing your great comments! The Recreation Center also has a climbing wall that is open 12pm-4pm that is included in the entrance fee if that is of interest. Again, thank you for sharing your nice comments.

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Reviewed January 21, 2018

The Rec Center is a wonderful community resource for a town of Durango's size. Big enough that it offers a great pool and a wide menu of classes and equipment, and it's in a small enough town that i usually see a friend or two...More

1  Thank TravelingTC
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Reviewed November 14, 2017 via mobile

In Colorado this summer with my husbands job. Our children ages 13,10 and 9 absolutely loved the pools here. We spent a day here while my husband was at work. Huge pool with diving boards. Rope swing. Fun slides. Outside splash pad was fun with...More

1  Thank johnsonfamily00
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Reviewed August 8, 2017

My wife and I were in Durango for a wedding (we're from Connecticut) and happened upon the Rec Center as our hotel doesn't offer a gym and they gave us passed to the rec center. In a word -- Wow! I wish we had a...More

4  Thank Sailguy
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Reviewed August 8, 2017

Since we stay in Durango for the better part of our summer vacation, I bought a punch pass to enjoy the variety of studio classes. I was very impressed the studio, the instructors and all the equipment they had available. It was my home away...More

Thank Spongie J
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Reviewed July 29, 2017 via mobile

The Durango Rec Center is an absolute gem. There is a lap pool, a lazy river, diving boards, a swinging rope, a water slide and a water park inside the indoor pool area. There is also a full gym and a rock wall inside, along...More

1  Thank Jen A
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Reviewed July 27, 2017 via mobile

We have lived here for 5 years and driven past this center several times per week, but when young kids were visiting this month, we decided to finally try it out. Anyone who complains about the lifeguards and their whistles likely had one of the...More

2  Thank Diana S
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Reviewed July 26, 2017 via mobile

There are tons of activities for everyone and the prices are very reasonable! My kiddo and I come here quite frequently and we love the big water slide. The staff is wonderful and keeps everyone safe and keeps it pleasant for everyone. Thank you!

Thank silllysamson
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Reviewed July 13, 2017 via mobile

This place was a blast! Our 2 year old was in heaven. So much fun stuff to play on and the splash pad was perfect! Good indoor activity for a super hot day!

Thank dawners_05
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Reviewed June 28, 2017 via mobile

Seriously the best Rec center pool for kids ever! Facilities are terrific, childcare is always great, have both booked and attended functions and classes held here.

Thank louvelle_marie
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Jan W
January 13, 2018|
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Response from Klli | Property representative |
Yes, the Recreation Center does accept Silver Sneakers. If you are just a day guest the staff will sign you in. If you are staying for an extended time, they will get you a recreation center membership pass. Thanks,
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June 29, 2016|
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Response from Kelli J | Property representative |
So sorry for the delay, still figuring this out! Yes the facility is open to the public and adults are $6.00 and youth are $4.50. That includes all areas of the facility including the climbing wall and swimming pool as well... More
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Abbyromero98
July 10, 2015|
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Response from Kelli J | Property representative |
Hello, The Recreation Center does not have a sauna but does have a large spa. Thanks for your interest and please let us know if you have any other questions.
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