Get fit, have fun, and play in beautiful Buena Vista, Colorado!
BV REC works with local enthusiasts, instructors, businesses and citizens, and currently provides over 75 athletic, cultural, and expeditionary activities. We know you’ll find something here you’ll like! If what you’re looking for isn’t offered, we will work with you to find out where it is offered or what might be required to get it going.
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Are you able to swim one length of the pool on your front (freestyle) and one length of the pool on your back (backstroke)? Boys and girls ages 5 to 18 are invited to join the Salida Cyclones Summer Swim Team. This 2017 State Champion swim team features excellent coaching and a lot of fun! Practices start in April and run through July. Try out practices for a month to see if swim team is right for your child. Buena…Find out more »
Join us this summer to learn to swim in natural hot springs pools. All our instructors are American Red Cross certified, they have great experience and they loooove teaching. Check out more details here: http://mtprinceton.com/learn-to-swimFind out more »
Conversational Spanish classes for kids, teens, and adults are now available through BV Rec! Instructor Angelee Hodges is an experienced Language Acquisition Specialist and has taught English and Spanish for over 5 years in both the United States and Mexico. Classes would focus on all four domains of language (speaking, listening, reading and writing) as well as cultural background and content. Participants will need to bring a notebook, pencil, and folder to all classes. Registration Deadline: Monday, June 17 Conversational…Find out more »
Join our Indoor Cycling class! It's designed for all levels and it offers challenging opportunity to get your heart pumping, burn serious calories and leave you with a feeling of accomplishment and perhaps a desire to be out on the road. AND you don’t have to wear a helmet.Find out more »
Join this is high energy class performed to the music in a beautiful watery workout scene. It has many incredible benefits- high caloric burn, lean muscle-building, increased circulation, cellulite reduction- combined with a low impact on joints. Call 719-395-2447 ext. 5 to reserve your spot.Find out more »
A combination of Pilates and Yoga, this activity will help you stretch and strengthen your entire body! PiYo allows you to move at a moderate tempo from one pose to another! Classes are held in the Community Center, Pinon Room. $4 per visit or $20 for 6 visits. Registration: Drop inFind out more »
Come join us in the pool for a gentle, shallow-water total-body conditioning class. This class will improve your range of motion, agility, and cardiovascular health which will translate to a healthier, more active lifestyle.Find out more »
Professional Pickleball Clinics with Mark Renneson Ages 16+ July 23-25 at Darren Patterson Christian Academy Day 1 (July 23) 9:30am-12:30pm: All About Offense (3.0-3.5) $75 High quality pickleball requires that players have a good understanding of when and how they can go on offense. This session is focused on the technical, tactical, and decision-making skills needed to be able to put your opponents in trouble. Areas of focus will include using the serve and the return to gain an advantage,…Find out more »
Have fun and move through the music through a variety of exercises designed to increase muscular strength, range of movement and activities for daily living. Hand held weights, elastic tubing with handles and a SilverSneakers ball are offered for resistance. A chair is used for seated and/or standing support.Find out more »
This website is intended to be a one-stop source for all things recreational in Buena Vista. In addition to programs hosted by the Town of Buena Vista Recreation Department, other organizations are welcome to submit programs that fall within the mission statement of the Recreation Advisory Board.
We’d love to hear your ideas for new programs that inspire a variety of interests, including sports, music, and fine arts. Please submit your ideas for events and activities that promote community development through positive social interaction and facilitate stewardship of our outdoor recreation resources.
Refunds for recreation programs will be given if a participant withdraws before the registration deadline for the program. Refunds may be given if a participant withdraws after the registration deadline due to a medical or family emergency. Refunds will not be granted for program cancellations due to inclement weather or other circumstances beyond the control of the Recreation Department.