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Durango Community Recreation Center

2700 Main Ave, Durango, CO 81301-5938
+1 970-375-7305
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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 22 January 2018
TravelingTC
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Durango, Colorado
Great day!

In Colorado this summer with my husbands job. Our children ages 13,10 and 9 absolutely loved the... read more

Reviewed 14 November 2017
johnsonfamily00
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Spiro, Oklahoma
via mobile
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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” (36 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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"indoor track"
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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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"affordable family fun"
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Reviewed 22 January 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

Thank TravelingTC
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Reviewed 14 November 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

Thank johnsonfamily00
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Reviewed 8 August 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

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Reviewed 8 August 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 30 July 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 27 July 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

1  Thank Diana S
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Reviewed 26 July 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 13 July 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 29 June 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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Reviewed 23 June 2017

This is a great place to take the kids swimming or rock climbing on cold or rainy days. We also stop in for workouts. Everything is clean and well maintained.

Thank bouldermomof2
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Jan W
14 January 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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29 June 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
11 July 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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