COVID-19  Reopening UPDATES

  1. General Hours and Information
  2. Aquatics and Swim lessons
  3. Fitness area- Classes and Track
  4. Climbing Wall
  5. PickleBall
  6. Gym Courts
  7. Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
  8. Membership & Pass Information and daily rates

We are excited to announce that the majority of areas within the Rec center will be opening Monday, June 22. Read below for details.

In order to comply with public health orders set forth by both Montrose County Public Health and the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment, there will be several policy and procedural changes implemented to keep visitors, staff, and our community safe. Patrons who are non-compliant with the policies and procedures will be asked to leave the facility. If you have additional questions, please contact us during the updated hours of operation.

Hours of Operation: June 22 - July 3 (Closed July 4th)
General CRC Hours:
Monday - Friday:  6:00 am - 7:00 pm
Saturday: 8:00 am - 12:00 pm  (Starting 7/11 12:00 - 4:00 pm only, no longer 8:00 am - 12:00)

Weights/Circuit area:
Monday - Friday: 6:00 am -12:00 pm and 4:00 - 7:00 pm (Starting 7/6 open 6:00 am - 7:00 pm)
Saturday: 8:00 am - 12:00 pm   (Starting 7/11 12:00 - 4:00 pm only, no longer 8:00 am - 12:00)

Track and Cardio Machines: Open during general hours 6:00 am - 7:00 pm

Aquatics: (See the Aquatics section for additional details) We suggest making a reservation for lap lanes.
Monday - Friday:
Adult Swim: (16+) 6:00 am - 1:00 pm (classes and lesson will have priority between 10:00 am - 1:00pm)
Private lessons and water fitness classes: 8:00 am - 1:00 pm
Lap Pool: 4:00 - 7:00 pm   Marlins lanes 1-9 public lanes 10-11
Leisure Pool: 5:00 - 7:00 pm  Private and Group Lessons
Lap lanes may be reserved from 6:00 am - 7:00 pm on a limited basis, reservations recommended. 

Monday - Friday: Pickleball  6:00 - 10:00 am and Open courts 10:00 am - 7:00 pm
Saturday: 8:00 am - 12:00 pm Open courts  (Starting 7/11 12:00 - 4:00 pm)

Additional Areas opening July 6th
Climbing Wall:
Monday - Friday: 4:00 - 7:00 pm (certified climbers and reservations only)

Fitness Classes:  Reservations only see below for more details

Racquetball Courts: Open during general hours by reservation

Monday - Friday Family/Open Swim: 1:00 - 5:00 pm (patrons under 16 MUST be accompanied by an adult)
 Saturdays starting July 11th the pools will be open for Family/Open Swim from 12:00 - 4:00 pm.

General Policies and Procedures



  • A check-in station will be outside the main entry. The admission process includes a symptom screening, as well as confirmation of reservation for certain areas. If drop-in slots are available, they will be assigned here. Patrons are required to sign an updated waiver.
  • Upon entry anyone exhibiting symptoms of COVID-19 will need to leave the facility for the safety of others.
  • All patrons are required to wear a mask or facial covering at all times when not engaged in an activity. This includes when entering and exiting the building, walking through the building, and anytime social distancing cannot be maintained.
  • Patrons are required to maintain a minimum distance of six feet from one another at all times.
  • Patrons will clean all equipment before and after each use. Staff will disinfect regularly.
  • Patrons under the age of 16 MUST have an actively involved parent with them while they are in the building.
  • See the Membership and Pass Information Tab above for daily rates and pass information.
  • To minimize contact we encourage patrons to pay in advance, online or over the phone. Contactless forms of payment are preferred.
  • Locker rooms and Cabanas are open for restroom use and changing. Lockers are not available at this time.
  • Patrons are asked to keep their time in the facility limited to 90 minutes or less.
  • MRD encourages at risk populations and those with underlying health concerns to remain at home at this time.
  • Please maintain a positive attitude and patience as we continuously aim to improve our service delivery. Please let us know if you have any questions or suggestions.