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Margaret W Carpenter Recreation Center

11151 Colorado Blvd, Thornton, CO 80233-3714
+1 303-255-7800
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Don't miss lake trail, splash park and huge merry go round in the back during summer!

This is a typical city rec center with classes, equipment, weight room and aquatics, however the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Wendy E
Denver, Colorado
Thornton Rec Center

Average city rec center. Full complement of fitness activities. Membership is required or a daily... read more

Reviewed 8 August 2017
Thornton, Colorado
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“rec center” (4 reviews)
“paddle boats” (3 reviews)
“hot tub” (2 reviews)
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11151 Colorado Blvd, Thornton, CO 80233-3714
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a typical city rec center with classes, equipment, weight room and aquatics, however the outside grounds behind the center are extensive and a wonderful place for families in the warm weather! Concerts are held here as well as events like Trunk or Treat,...More

Thank Wendy E
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Average city rec center. Full complement of fitness activities. Membership is required or a daily rate which is nominal. The cardio room has TVs on the wall rather than on the machines. Various fitness activities are scheduled and they are included in the price of...More

Thank lama315
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

Even though I am a resident of Northglenn, I prefer this facility for their exercise equipment. There are so many machines and TV's with rarely a wait, unless you are like me, and need a specific machine located where I can watch CNN.

Thank Phyllis S
Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

People are very friendly and always helpful. We joined for free using our Silver Sneakers benefit. Love it!!

Thank Sherry O
Reviewed 18 September 2016

Every town needs a place like this. Such a wonderful way to encourage family time. Lots to do. Something for everyone. *Playground (with shade covers) and splash pad are FREE. * There is a small charge for the paddle boats (less than $15 for 2...More

Thank Peach2014
Reviewed 3 August 2016

they have a kid pool that you have to hold your child the whole time. If you put them in the larger pool where they can touch the waves knock them over. Not a good place for smaller kids or if you have a child...More

Thank Kim B
Reviewed 27 July 2016

So, you can join as a Thornton citizen, BUT, even if you don't live in Thornton, you can pay a visitor fee and use the facilities. The indoor pool is a site to behold and your family will love you for taking them there! Also,...More

1  Thank Kay S
Reviewed 25 April 2016

I do Silver Sneakers classes here and they are great. Suzi and Tracy make your efforts pay off. They also have a good selection of machines and pool. The hot tub after really hits the spot.

Reviewed 20 March 2016

Our baseball league does meetings at this facility and I have done some birthday parties, some days are good, some days are not. Some of staff helpful, some don't give a dam.

Thank Peter P
Reviewed 14 September 2015

Wow! What a beautiful park. This is a great location for families. During the summer, they have paddle boats, a fountain for kids to run through, a carousel, a big playground with swings and slides, a lake to walk around, tennis courts, basketball courts, nice...More

Thank KendraP05
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Sherry O
22 January 2017|
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