Lakewood Link Recreation Center

A gymnastics class takes place in the Link gymnasium.

Open by reservation.

Located at 1295 S. Reed St., the Link is open by reservation. Classes, drop-in tots and open wall climb are available with pre-registration. Reservations can be made up to 8 days in advance, starting at noon. For same day reservations, call 303-987-5400; no walk ups. View the tabs below to get started.

New: Water slide

The deep pool slide is now open during select sessions. View the "Know Before You Go" tab below for the schedule. 

Make a Reservation

Visitors can make up to two reservations per day (one max in the pool). Reservations can be made up to 8 days in advance, starting at noon. Same day reservation must be made by phone. View all reservations.  Review rules under "Know Before You Go" tab.

Make a reservation

1. Classes

You must pre-register for all programs; no walk-ups allowed. Ages 5+ must wear a mask in climbing and gymnastics classes.

2. Open Swim

 Link pool.

  • Open swim in both deep and shallow pool.
  • Play features are available.
  • Deep pool slide now open during select sessions. View the "Know Before You Go" tab for the schedule.
  • Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult in the deep pool.

Reserve Open Swim

3. Deep Pool Adult Swim

Link deep pool.

  • Adult water exercise in the deep pool. Ages 14+ only.
  • Deep pool slide now open during select sessions. View the "Know Before You Go" tab for the schedule.
  • No access to shallow pool.

Reserve Deep Pool Swim

4. Workout Area

Link workout areas.

 Reserve Workout Area

Equipment Included:

  • 3 Treadmills
  • Recumbent bike
  • Selectorized equipment
  • Dumbbells with 2 benches
  • Curl bar
  • Ab crunch bench
  • Dual Pulley machine
  • Smith machine
  • Medicine balls
  • Fit balls
  • AMT
  • Lifefitness elliptical
  • True elliptical
  • Precor elliptical
  • Upright bike
  • 2 Recumbent bikes
  • Concept 2 tower

Know Before You Go

Important visitor instructions

Visitors can make up to two reservations per day (one max in the pool). Reservations can be made up to 8 days in advance, starting at noon. Drop-ins and walk-ups not allowed. Classes are being offered as well.

MASK ORDER
The Colorado mask order applies to everyone indoors over the age of 10, unless medically exempt. This includes people exercising indoors and in indoor pool areas (not swimming). You may remove your mask temporarily if you need to catch your breath or safely perform an activity, but wear a mask as much as is feasible.

RESERVABLE AREAS
See the "Make a Reservation" tab for reservation links, photos and equipment lists.

  1. Workout area: Includes weight room and cardio equipment.
  2. Indoor deep pool for adult water exercise.
  3. Indoor shallow and deep pool for open swim. Play features are open.

DEEP POOL SLIDE SCHEDULE

The deep pool slide is available during the following session times:
Mon-Thu: 2:50, 4:30 and 6:05 p.m.
Fri: 1:20 and 2:55 p.m.
Sat: 10:35 a.m., 12:10 and 1:45 p.m.
Sun: 11:35 a.m., 1:10 and 2:45 p.m.

CANCELING RESERVATIONS

If you would like to cancel your reservation(s), please follow these instructions(PDF, 2MB) or call the front desk at  303-987-5400.

PARKING AND BUILDING ENTRY

There are two entries for visitors:

  • Pool visitors will enter/exit at the pool patio, located on the east side of the building.
  • Weight room, cardio and class participants will enter through the front doors.

View the map(PDF, 2MB)

Rules & Safety Guidelines

FACILITY RULES:

Stay at home if you are sick or exhibiting any symptoms such as a sore throat, temperature of 100.4 or greater, cough, etc.

  • Reservations and pre-payment by credit card only.
  • Passes will be accepted. Active pass members will not be charged a fee.
  • Cancellations must be completed online 24 hours prior to the scheduled session to receive a refund.
  • Arrive no more than five minutes prior to your session.
  • Please go to your designated door where you will see signage to indicate where to line up. You will be greeted and checked in at the door.
  • Children under the age of 12 need to be accompanied by an adult. 
  • Only registered participants will be allowed to enter the facility.  
  • Due to state mandate, face coverings are mandatory indoors for ages 10 and older unless medically exempt. 
  • Please adhere to 6-foot physical distancing with participants outside of your household at all times.
  • Restrooms will be open, lockers and changing areas will remain closed. 
  • No congregating will be allowed inside or outside of the facility.
  • Please bring your own sanitizer.

SWIMMING LESSON RULES:

  • Only one parent or guardian per participant allowed in the pool area during class. Masks must be worn at all times and you must remain socially distanced.
  • Masks must be worn by all when entering/exiting the facility. Class participants may remove the masks before entering the pool.
  • No swimming before or after class.
  • Participants will be spaced 6 feet apart while in class (spaces will be marked).
  • Instructors will be wearing face-shields during the lesson.
  • Please do not arrive more than 5 minutes before class time.
  • Swimmers need to come swim ready.
  • Please shower at home after the lesson so there is time to disinfect areas between classes.
  • Restrooms are open, but changing areas and lockers remain closed.
  • Family locker rooms not available at this time. 

CLIMBING AND GYMNASTICS RULES:

  • Participants ages 5+ must wear a mask.
  • Cliff Hangers 1, Kangaroos and Tiny Tumblers will be allowed 1 adult to accompany them to class.
  • No spectators allowed at all other classes.

POOL RULES:

  • The deep pool slide is available during select sessions. See "Deep Pool Slide Availability" section above for the schedule.
  • Participants should shower before arrival and be water ready.
  • Water exercise: Must be 14 years or older. Only one swimmer/person per lane.
  • Participants must remain in the area of pool they registered for.
  • All pool toys, life jackets, and other shared supplies or equipment is prohibited. Pool attendees are encouraged to bring their own equipment.

DEEP POOL RULES:

  • Adult Water Exercise is limited to ages 14+.
  • Children under 12 MUST be accompanied by an adult.
  • Children 6 years and younger must be accompanied by an adult IN THE WATER at all times.
  • Non-swimmers are encouraged to wear a Coast Guard-approved life jacket or puddle jumper. No water wings or suits with built in floatation devices allowed.
  • All pool toys, life jackets and shared supplies and equipment is prohibited. Pool attendees are encouraged to bring their own equipment.
  • Only paid participants will be allowed to enter the facility.
  • Open swim reservations are allowed to go between shallow and deep pools; water walking reservations are limited to deep pool only.

 SHALLOW POOL RULES:

  • Children under 12 MUST be accompanied by an adult.
  • Children 4 years and younger must be accompanied by an adult IN THE WATER at all times.
  • Non-swimmer are encouraged to wear a Coast Guard approved life jacket or puddle jumper. No water wings or suits with built in floatation devices allowed.
  • All pool toys, life jackets and shared supplies and equipment is prohibited. Pool attendees are encouraged to bring their own equipment.
  • Only paid participants will be allowed to enter the facility.
  • Open swim reservations are allowed to go between shallow and deep pools.

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Location

1295 S. Reed St, Lakewood, CO 80232  View Map

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