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Excellent rec center

This is a great place to take the kids swimming or rock climbing on cold or rainy days. We also... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Boulder, Colorado
Great Pool

Great indoor pool with summertime outdoor water play. It also has a climbing wall, gym facilities... read more

Reviewed 11 April 2017
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.
  • Excellent75%
  • Very good23%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“climbing wall” (23 reviews)
“hot tub” (15 reviews)
“lap pool” (10 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
2700 Main Ave, Durango, CO 81301-5938
+1 970-375-5000
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Reviewed 4 days ago

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
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Great indoor pool with summertime outdoor water play. It also has a climbing wall, gym facilities and raquetball and basketball.

Thank S L
Reviewed 10 April 2017

We love their pool, it is full of water activities for younger children. It also has an outdoor area "to escape". It is very suited for families that have children, big open restrooms w showers, changing areas with lockers. Also has a climbing wall w...More

Thank naniban
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Yes pool, climbing wall, weights, Basketball. Went for a day. Half the town was there even midday. I guess this is the place to go when mother nature says stay in. Friendly staff

Thank ron S
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Drop in for a day pass and enjoy the swimming, rock wall, basketball, pickle ball, handball, walking track, and machines to stay in shape on your vacation to Durango. Jump on the Animas Trail after your workout at the Rec. Center and walk or ride...More

Thank sweetie65
Reviewed 16 February 2017

Great water sports, pools, kids play areas and a climbing wall. Come relax and watch your kids have fun, or just jump in and enjoy!

Thank Colorfulsue
Reviewed 14 February 2017

This place meets everyone's needs for health and fitness. There are fitness classes, clean pools, rock climbing, tons of equipment etc. We would grive 75 miles each way in the summer so my kids could play in their fun pool.

Thank allforthebetter
Reviewed 25 January 2017

This community pool has a great area for the kids, a large pool for adult lap swims and two diving boards. Every time we stay in Durango, even though the hotel has a pool the kids always want to go here. We usually go out...More

Thank Auntzann
Reviewed 18 January 2017

I go to the Rec Center 2-4 times a day and it is almost always busy although that isn't an issue most of the time. Most of what I do are swim laps, water therapy, or classes upstairs. There is a huge variety of things...More

Thank old497
Reviewed 26 September 2016

I'm an older lady who loves water slides. The one at the aquatic center is wonderful. They also have a lazy river and a serious whirlpool that feels like it could suck you under, except it won't. The lap lanes are much cooler than the...More

Thank SherryHardage
Kelli J, Manager at Durango Community Recreation Center, responded to this reviewResponded 27 September 2016

Thank you for your wonderful review. We appreciate that you took the time to pass on such positive information.

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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Planning a visit to Durango. Would we be allowed to go to your community center? Also, what would it cost for swimming and/or climbing wall? Thank you.
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
Does the Durango Rec Center have a sauna?
11 July 2015|
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.