Parks and Recreation Safe Return

Due to an updated Executive Order, all individuals over age 10 must wear a face covering at all times inside of Parker Recreation facilities. Masks are not required in pools.

Parker Parks and Recreation is using a phased approach to reopening indoor/outdoor spaces and programs that complies with the current state and federal recommendations and adheres to strict safety protocols for both patrons and staff.

Facilities 

Welcome back! The phased Safe Return plan includes reduced facility capacities, limiting gatherings, enforcing social distancing guidelines, enhancing cleaning and sanitization efforts, using PPE and more. 

FacilityOpen/Closed*Notes**
H2O’Brien PoolOpen
Open for sessions as first-come, first-served. Click here for more information.
Parker FieldhouseOpen
Climbing Wall is not included in this phase of reopening.
Walk-ups are now permitted. Click here for more facility information
Parker Recreation CenterOpen
Child Care and facility rentals are not included in this phase of reopening.
Walk-ups are now permitted. Click here for more facility information.


Programs

Some programs with strict safety protocols are now available for registration.

Aquatics - Recreation Center walk-up open swim, lap swim, river walking and therapy pool available. 
Group Fitness - in-person and virtual
Sports Camps - register here. View the Sports page for Safe Return guidelines and FAQs.
Birthday Parties - not included in this phase of reopening
Kids’ Zone - register here. View the Kids’ Zone page for Safe Return FAQs.
Sports Leagues -  register here. View the Sports page for Safe Return guidelines and FAQs. Many fall league registrations open July13 at 10 a.m.
Enrichment - register here.
Personal Training - in-person and virtual
Sports Sessions - Adult Open Play: indoor flag football, inline hockey, pickleball, soccer, volleyball. Register here.
Fieldhouse Day Camp - Half-day Summer Care program offered.
Specialty Fitness - register here.
Swimming Lessons - Traditional group and private lessons available.



Therapeutic Recreation - register here.


Parks, Trails and Open Space

Amenity
Open/Closed*Notes**
Ballfields
Open

Unauthorized use of fields for organized activity is prohibited. For rental information, contact Bob Bullock at 303.805.6311or bbullock@parkeronline.org.

Basketball Courts (O’Brien Park)
Open
Individual play, no pick-up games, Keep six feet or more from other individuals
Dog Park and Disc Golf CourseOpen
Keep six feet or more from other individuals, avoid high-touch surfaces, and use provided hand washing stations, as available.
Discovery Park Play FountainOpen
Keep six feet or more from other individuals.
Equestrian Area (Salisbury)
Open
Keep six feet or more from other individuals, limit group sizes to 25 or fewer, without spectators
Parks and Trails
Open
Keep six feet or more from other individuals, avoid high-touch surfaces, and use provided hand washing stations, as available.
Pickleball Courts (Recreation Center - outdoor)
Open
Keep six feet or more from other individuals
Picnic Shelters
Open
Keep six feet or more from other individuals, limit group sizes to 10 or fewer.
PlaygroundsOpen
Keep six feet or more from other individuals, limit group sizes to 10 or fewer
Railbender Skate ParkOpen
Keep six feet or more from other individuals
Tennis Courts (Railbender)
Open
USTA Playing Tennis Safely Tips, Keep six feet or more from other individuals

*Open/close dates are subject to change. Parker Parks and Recreation will follow public health, state and federal recommendations and orders.

**Failure to follow guidelines will result in loss of privileges and/or closure of amenities. 

Any facility or program that opens during the Safe Return phased reopening will comply with current state and public health recommendations and will adhere to strict safety protocols for both patrons and staff. Please make the following commitments to contribute to a safe return:

  • I will stay home if I feel sick.
  • I will practice social distancing and not gather in large groups.
  • I will wash my hands often. While outdoors, I will use hand sanitizer.
  • I will cover my mouth and nose when I cough or sneeze.
  • I will avoid touching my eyes, nose and mouth.
  • I will wear a face mask in facilities.

Please continue to check your email, this website, mobile app and social media (www.Facebook.com/ParkerRec) for updates. We appreciate everyone’s patience, understanding and support as we work through this process.

Email recreation@parkeronline.org with questions. During the reopening, staff will be returning voicemails and emails as quickly as possible. Click here for the latest Town of Parker organizational updates.