Charles Whitlock Recreation Center

Visitors work out in the cardio equipment area of Whitlock Rec Center.

Open Monday-Thursday.

Whitlock is open the reduced hours of noon-7:30 p.m., Monday-Thursday, due to staff shortage.
The pool is closed until further notice.

Located at 1555 Dover St., Whitlock features a fitness studio, free weight and TRX zones, three gymnasiums, two racquetball courts and four outdoor pickleball courts. Whitlock is a popular spot for fitness classes, adult sports and youth sports


  • Fitness areas open.
  • General admission classes, with pre-registration. Register now
  • Indoor racquetball, by reservation. Reserve online or call 303-987-4800.
  • Drop-in badminton, basketball and pickleball. View gym schedule below.
Gym Schedule     General Admission Classes

Know Before You Go

Fitness areas are available without a reservation. Pre-registration is required for fitness classes and racquetball court use. Reservations can be made up to 8 days in advance. For same-day reservations, call 303-987-4800.

Code of Conduct: All visitors are expected to adhere to the department's code of conduct. Alcohol is not allowed.


Bring your Lakewood recreation ID card to check yourself in at the front desk. If you do not have a card we will issue you a new one on your next visit.


If you would like to cancel your reservation(s), please follow these instructions or call the front desk at 303-987-4800.



  • Drop-in badminton is available M-TH, noon-4 p.m.
  • No reservation required. Open to all levels, first come, first served.
  • No equipment provided except badminton net.


1555 Dover St, Lakewood, CO 80215  View Map

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