Thornton Recreation Centers Are Now Open!
Reservations can be made beginning at 5 a.m. the day before and up to 1 hour prior to the start of the activity.

Thornton Parks, Recreation and Community Programs are so happy to announce that our recreation centers are now open! We appreciate your understanding and patience as we all continue to work through this difficult period together.

The health & safety of our patrons and staff is our top priority. Please be aware of the following modifications which are all based off guidance provided by the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment which can be found here

Please note that this information is subject to change as necessary.  

  • Hours of Operation
    Trail Winds Recreation Center & Carpenter Recreation Center
    Monday through Friday: 5 a.m.-9 p.m.
    Saturday & Sunday: 8 a.m.-6 p.m.

    Trail Winds Recreation Center Pool
    Monday-Friday: 7 a.m.-7 p.m.
    Saturday & Sunday: 8 a.m.-5:30 p.m.
  • Facility Usage and Fitness Classes
    *Please note that RESERVATIONS WILL BE REQUIRED for use of all facilities and fitness classes. 
    Visits will be limited to 75 minutes, per person, per day. 

  • Temperature Checks
    Temperatures will be taken as you enter the facility. Individuals with a 100.5 degree temperature or higher will not be permitted to use the facility and will be asked to leave.
     
  • PPE & Physical Distancing
    Please wear a face mask or face covering while not actively participating in a program or activity. Please maintain six feet of separation from other patrons and staff at all times.
  • Age Restriction
    Children 15 years and younger must always be accompanied by an adult unless registered for a program or activity.

  • Other Considerations

    • If you or anyone in your household is showing symptoms of Covid-19 or is feeling ill, please do not visit the recreation center.  

    • Locker room usage will be limited to lavatories and hand washing only.  Showers and storage lockers will not be available.  Please come dressed prepared for your activity and plan on leaving dressed as you came. 

    • Water fountains will be inactive. Touchless bottle fillers will be available so please bring your own water bottle.

*​ ​Reservations can be made beginning at 5 a.m. the day before and up to 1 hour prior to the start of the activity.​ ​
ONLINE RESERVATIONS
Select the link for your desired activity in the charts provided below.
PHONE-IN RESERVATIONS
​Trail Winds Recreation Center
720-977-5700
​Monday-Friday: 5 a.m.-9 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday: 8 a.m.-6 p.m.

​Carpenter Recreation Center
303-255-7800
​Monday-Friday: 5 a.m.-9 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday: 8 a.m.-6 p.m.

​City Pool
303-538-7319
​Monday-Friday: 9:45 a.m.-6 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday: 12-5 p.m.

​Park Village Pool
303-538-7352
​Monday/Wednesday/Friday: 9:45-6 p.m.
Tuesday/Thursday: 9:45 a.m.-6:30 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday: 10 a.m.-5 p.m.



​ OUTDOOR POOLS 
POOL LOCATION
​RETURN DATE
​SELECT TO MAKE A RESERVATION
​City Pool
Monday, June 22
Reserve Swim Time at City Pool Here!
​Park Village Pool
Saturday, June 20
Reserve Swim Time at Park Village Pool Here!


 TRAIL WINDS RECREATION CENTER 

Please familiarize yourself with changes in our daily operations developed for everyone's safety which can be found here.
​AMENITY, ACTIVITY OR PROGRAM
​RETURN DATE
​SELECT TO MAKE A RESERVATION
​Cardio Equipment
​NOW OPEN!
Reserve TWRC Cardio Equipment Here!
​Strength Equipment
​NOW OPEN!
Reserve TWRC Strength Equipment Here!
​Pool Area COVID-19 Precautions/Rules
NOW AVAILABLE!
Reserve Swim Time at TWRC Pool Here!
​Indoor Group Fitness Classes
​NOW AVAILABLE!
Reserve TWRC Indoor Fitness Class Here!
Outdoor Group Fitness Classes
NOW AVAILABLE!
​Reserve TWRC Outdoor Group Fitness Here!
​Dance Program
NOW AVAILABLE!
Register Here!
​Pickleball
NOW AVAILABLE!
Reserve TWRC Pickleball Here!
​Badminton
Friday, July 3
Reserve TWRC Badminton Here!
Currently Unavailable: Child Care, Active Adult Programming, Climbing Wall, Indoor Track, Drop-In Sports (basketball and volleyball) and facility rentals, including birthday parties.​ ​


 CARPENTER RECREATION CENTER​ ​
​ Please familiarize yourself with changes in our daily operations developed for everyone's safety which can be found here.
AMENITY, ACTIVITY OR PROGRAM
​RETURN DATE
​SELECT TO MAKE A RESERVATION
​Cardio Equipment
​NOW OPEN!
​Reserve CRC Cardio Equipment Here!
​Strength Equipment
​NOW OPEN!
Reserve CRC Strength Equipment Here!
​Indoor Track
NOW OPEN!
Reserve CRC Indoor Track Here!
​Indoor Group Fitness Classes
NOW AVAILABLE!
Reserve CRC Indoor Fitness Class Here!
​Outdoor Group Fitness Classes
NOW AVAILABLE!
Reserve CRC Outdoor Group Fitness Here!
​Pickleball
NOW AVAILABLE!
Reserve CRC Pickleball Here!
​Dance Program
NOW AVAILABLE!
Register Here!
​Gymnastics
NOW AVAILABLE!
Register Here!
​Currently Unavailable: Child Care, Billiards Room, Drop-In Sports (racquetball, basketball, volleyball) and facility rentals, including birthday parties.​ ​


​ THORNTON COMMUNITY CENTER

AMENITY, ACTIVITY OR PROGRAM
​RETURN DATE
​SELECT TO MAKE A RESERVATION
Cardio & Strength Equipment
​TBD
​Coming Soon!
​Summer Care
​Currently in Operation
​Register Here!
​Grab N Go Youth & Teen
Meal Program
​Currently in Operation
FREE Drop-In Program
​Dance Program
NOW AVAILABLE!
Register Here!
​Taekwon-Do
NOW AVAILABLE!
Register Here!
​Currently Unavailable: Youth & Teen Center and Drop-In Sports (basketball and volleyball) ​


Recreation in Thornton

The Thornton community has long seen the value of safe and welcoming neighborhoods along with parks and open spaces where they can recreate, relax and enjoy time with family and friends. Through the use of our quality programming, our parks and our recreation facilities, the Thornton Recreation Division provides safe, supervised activities for residents of all ages.

Thornton residents have the opportunity to enhance the quality of their lives by participating in our fitness programs, sports activities, a wide array of enrichment classes as well as special events and festivals, all created specifically to form a place for neighbors to gather. 

Thornton’s Recreation Division takes a great deal of pride in honoring the Community Services Department’s Mission Statement in everything that we do and provide for our citizens. 

The content of which is as follows: 

  • Enrich the quality of life by creating places for neighbors to gather.

  • Promote safety, health and wellness.

  • Foster human development

  • Provide diverse programs and leisure services designed to meet physical, mental, cultural and social needs of the community.

  • Establish and preserve a connected system of parks, trails, open space and facilities for the present community and future generations.

  • Develop and facilitate an enriched environment of artistic, creative and cultural activities.