We can't wait to see you during your next workout!
We no longer require reservations for the following:

  • Individual cardio and strength workouts at Trail Winds Recreation Center
  • Individual cardio or strength workouts at Carpenter Recreation Center
  • Indoor track at Carpenter Recreation Center
  • Individual swim time at Trail Winds Recreation Center
Reservations will still be required for:
  • Group fitness or aqua fitness classes
  • Pickleball
  • Badminton
  • Basketball

See Trail Winds Recreation Center Pool Schedule in the right hand menu on this page for a breakdown of the times and activities.

Visitation limits, capacity limits and physical distancing rules will still apply.

PLEASE NOTE: Trail Winds and Carpenter Recreation Centers are closed for cleaning from 2-3 p.m. Monday-Friday and 12:15-1:15 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.

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.
  • 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
    Masks must be worn at all times in our facilities, excluding swimming. Please continue to practice physical distancing.
  • 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.



RESERVATION OPTIONS:


 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
​Aqua Fitness COVID-19 Precautions/Rules
NOW AVAILABLE!
Reserve Aqua Fitness Class 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
NOW AVAILABLE!
Reserve TWRC Badminton Here!
​Indoor Climbing Wall Hours & Information
​NOW AVAILABLE!
Reserve Indoor Climbing Wall Here!
​Basketball Hours & Information
​NOW AVAILABLE!
Reserve TWRC Basketball Here!
Currently Unavailable: Child Care, Active Adult Programming, Indoor Track 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
​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!
​Racquetball  Reservation Information
PLAY BEGINS MONDAY, AUGUST 17!
​Reserve CRC Racquetball 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
​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.