We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Durango Community Recreation Center

2700 Main Ave, Durango, CO 81301-5938
+1 970-375-7305
Review Highlights
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
Spiro, Oklahoma
via mobile
Excellent place--great for families!

My wife and I were in Durango for a wedding (we're from Connecticut) and happened upon the Rec... read more

Reviewed 8 August 2017
Hamden, Connecticut
Read all 102 reviews
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
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%
Travellers talk about
“climbing wall” (24 reviews)
“rec center” (35 reviews)
“lap pool” (11 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
2700 Main Ave, Durango, CO 81301-5938
+1 970-375-7305
Write a ReviewReviews (102)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 102 reviews

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
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

4  Thank Sailguy
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
Reviewed 29 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
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

Thank Diana S
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
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
Reviewed 28 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
Reviewed 22 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
Reviewed 10 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
Nearby HotelsSee all 34 hotels in Durango
Quality Inn Durango
563 reviews
.30 km away
Durango Travelodge
511 reviews
.35 km away
Days Inn Durango
546 reviews
.48 km away
Budget Inn
78 reviews
.54 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Serious Texas Bar-B-Q
1,014 reviews
1.29 km away
Zia Taqueria
337 reviews
.62 km away
Nayarit Mexican Cuisine
138 reviews
.27 km away
81301 Coffee House and Roasters
75 reviews
.62 km away
Nearby Attractions
Animas River
271 reviews
1.31 km away
Durango Fish Hatchery and Wildlife Museum
155 reviews
1.46 km away
The Colorado Trail
69 reviews
.39 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Jan W
13 January 2018|
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,
29 June 2016|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
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
10 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.