Carbondale Recreation Center Frequently Asked Questions 

What are the hours of operation?

Reservations to use the Carbondale Recreation Center are available Monday – Thursday between 6am-6pm, Fridays 6am-4pm, and Saturdays 9am-1pm.

Do I need to have a reservation?

Yes, all users must reserve a time slot. You may reserve online or over the phone. Please arrive work out ready as the locker rooms are not available for changing. To reserve online click here, or to reserve over the phone call 970-510-1290.

How do I make a reservation?

To make a reservation you must have an account with us.  If you know your log in information or need to set up an account, please log in here.  If you are having trouble logging in, please call us at 970-510-1278 and we will assist you.  After you have successfully logged into the site, select which fitness class or workout zone you would like to reserve.

How much does a reservation cost?

We currently do not offer memberships. Drop in fees per time slot reservation or class are $4 per person per time slot/class.

How long are reservations for?

Reservations for each work out zone are 60 minutes.

What if I need to cancel my reservation?

If you cannot make it to your reservation, please call 970-510-1290 or log into your account online to cancel your reservation.

How far in advance can I make a reservation?

Reservations are available one month at a time. Reservations for the upcoming month will be posted one week before the new month begins.

What areas of the facility may I access?

Guests may only enter the area for which they have a reservation.  You must stay in your designated work out zone unless granted express permission from the Front Desk. Restrooms are available, but no showers or lockers. Currently our Activity Room is closed for patrons.

Is there an age restriction?

Yes, reservations are limited to individuals 16 years and older

Are masks required?

Masks are required at all times.

Is the equipment clean and sanitized?

Hand sanitizer and disinfecting wipes will be available throughout the facility, and bathrooms are available with soap for hand washing. All guests are expected to wipe down their equipment before and after each use.

Can I use the locker room?

Our restrooms will be available to use during your reservation. Use of lockers and showers will not be allowed.

What if I had an active membership/punch pass prior to COVID?

If you had a membership that was affected by COVID please contact Jessi 970-510-1278.

We still honor SilverSneakers, Active&Fit, Renew Active and Silver&Fit.

Can I use my punch pass to make a reservation?

Active punch passes will be available for use during this time. You must call Jessi at 970-510-1278 to use it for a reservation. (Please note that the punch pass value is more than the drop in cost, so use is at patron discretion.)

Can I use the Climbing Wall area?

Currently our Climbing Wall is open to the public for reservations only (we allow up to 6 people from the same group on the wall at a time). We are offering limited climbing classes for youth.

Can I purchase a session with a personal trainer?

Please visit our Personal Training Page for available trainers/packages.

Can I use the showers?

Our showers are not currently available to the public. Please come work out ready.

*Showers are available for local homeless and locals without access to shower facilities ONLY.

Will you be offering any fitness classes?

Yes, select Fitness Classes are being offered indoors and are available by reservation.  All attendees must reserve their spot in advance, maximum 10-15 people per class. No drop ins. Classes are $4 per drop in.  Masks required at all times.

Visit our Fitness Page for more information.

What equipment is available to use?

Our original Fitness Area has three weight machine workout zones and the Outside Exercise Area:

  • Stationary Leg Machines
  • Stationary Arm Machines
  • Squat Rack/Cable Machine/Free Weights
  • Outdoor Exercise Area

Our Basketball Gymnasium has the following cardio work out zones:

  • Treadmills
  • Ellipticals
  • Rowers
  • Spin Bikes
  • Recumbent Bikes
  • Stairmill
  • Single Bench with set of Free Weights

Please ask our front desk for additional equipment to use.

The Activity Room is currently not available for public use.

Are sports allowed in the Basketball Gymnasium?

Our Sport Courts will be available for 60 minute reservations for up to 10 people from the same group.  $4 person.  Sport Courts will be available for Pickleball and Basketball. You must provide your own Pickleball paddles and Pickleball balls; we will provide Pickleball nets and basketballs. We require at least one parent/guardian during the entire reservation.

When will you begin offering youth programs again?

Recreation programs are available on a limited basis. Please check our Youth Programs Page for any current or upcoming offerings, or join our newsletter to receive updates.  Contact Jamie at to be added.