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.

Programs

Athletics

Sports leagues or recurring athletic programs. This includes softball, basketball, volleyball, pickleball, and other recreational and competitive leagues.

Outdoor Rec

Nature-based programs aimed at community engagement & conservation like group bike rides, 4x4 meet ups, cross country skiing, or trail building.

Fitness

Organized activities aimed at physical fitness and health. This includes yoga, group workout classes, swimming, gymnastics, martial arts, and more.

Special Events

Local community events that focus on recreation activities. Examples include concerts, tournaments & races.

Special Interests

Fun programs geared toward special topics of interest like bridge, seniors, dog lovers, or children's play groups.

Fine Arts

Recurring activities focused on artistic expression such as weekly art classes, music lessons, and dance classes.

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April 2019

Salida Cyclones Swim Team

April 6 @ 8:00 am - July 31 @ 10:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 8:00 am on Saturday, repeating until August 3, 2019

Salida Hot Springs Aquatic Center, 410 W Rainbow Blvd
Salida, CO 81201 United States
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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…

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June 2019

Learn to Swim at Mt Princeton!

June 17 @ 8:30 am - September 21 @ 10:15 am
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An event every week that begins at 8:30 am on Monday, Wednesday and Friday, repeating until August 16, 2019

One event on September 6, 2019 at 5:00 pm

One event on September 13, 2019 at 5:00 pm

One event on September 20, 2019 at 5:00 pm

One event on September 7, 2019 at 9:00 am

One event on September 14, 2019 at 9:00 am

One event on September 21, 2019 at 9:00 am

Mount Princeton Hot Springs Resort, 15870 County Road 162
Nathrop, CO 81236 United States
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$50 – $65

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-swim

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July 2019

Spanish Classes – 2019

July 22 @ 4:00 pm - 6:15 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:00 pm on Monday and Thursday, repeating until August 1, 2019

Community Center, 715 E Main Street
Buena Vista, CO 81211 United States
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$60

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…

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Indoor Cycling

July 22 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 5:30 pm on Monday, repeating indefinitely

Mount Princeton Hot Springs Resort, 15870 County Road 162
Nathrop, CO 81236 United States
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$10

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. 

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Aqua Bikes

July 22 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Monday and Wednesday, repeating indefinitely

Mount Princeton Hot Springs Resort, 15870 County Road 162
Nathrop, CO 81236 United States
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$10

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.

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PiYo

July 23 @ 8:00 am - 9:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 8:00 am on Tuesday and Thursday, repeating until December 31, 2019

Community Center, 715 E Main Street
Buena Vista, CO 81211 United States
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$4

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 in

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Summer Soccer Camp 2019

July 23 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:00 am, repeating until July 25, 2019

Soccer Field Buena Vista, CO 81211 United States + Google Map
$80 – $95

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Silver Sneakers Splash

July 23 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Tuesday, happening 26 times

An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Monday, Wednesday and Thursday, happening 52 times

Mount Princeton Hot Springs Resort, 15870 County Road 162
Nathrop, CO 81236 United States
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free

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.

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Professional Pickleball Clinic 2019

July 23 @ 9:30 am - 6:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Wednesday and Thursday, repeating until July 25, 2019

Darren Patterson Christian Academy, 518 S San Juan Ave
Buena Vista, CO 81211 United States
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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,…

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SilverSneakers Classic

July 23 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:30 am on Tuesday and Thursday, repeating indefinitely

peak fitness, 620 Antero Circle
Buena Vista, CO 81211 United States
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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. 

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As you explore local programs online, you can sign up instantly! You can also print this Program Registration Form and return it by mail (PO Box 2002, Buena Vista, CO 81211) or drop it off at Town Hall (210 E Main Street). Please contact us or the specific program organizer with any questions! 

Submit an Event

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.

Program Proposals

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.

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Refunds

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.

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