Youth Outdoors

Thanks to Colorado Parks and Wildlife for the grant that helped start these great programs.  Click on the program below for more information.  To register call the Montrose Community Recreation Center at 249-7705 or Register Online.  
  1. Paddleboarding
  2. Beginners Archery
  3. Youth Kayak Lessons
  4. Middle school mountain bike
  5.  Dirt Bike Class
  6. Youth Powderhorn Trips
STAND UP PADDLE BOARD CLASSES
Check out some of our new paddle boarding programs!


Intro to Stand Up Paddle Boarding - 3302038


Learn the basics of SUP.  All equipment is provided.  A great introductory course for any and all who want to learn how to SUP, refine technique or gain practice time on the water with a certified SUP instructor.  All participants must be comfortable in a personal flotation device.
  • Youth Sessions:  June 14 and 19 3:30 - 5:30 p.m.
  • Fee:  $45 
  • Location:  Taviwach Park 

Surf SUP Classes - 3302035


Stand up paddle boarding on lakes is fun but add some current and whitewater for a whole new experience!  All equipment is provided.  Plan on a fun filled day learning river dynamics, how to get in and out of eddies, ferrying across the river and river surfing!  For river SUP, you should be in adequate physical condition and be a comfortable swimmer.  Must have previous SUP experience.  

  • Ages:  12-17 (youth) 18 and older (adult)
  • Fee:  $60
  • Location:  Riverbottom Water Sports Park
  • Session 1:  Thursday, June 14 
  • Session 2:  Thursday, June 21
  • Time:  3:30 - 5:30 p.m. (youth) & 6:00 - 8:00 p.m. (adult)