Cañon City Area Recreation and Park District

Welcome to our website.  You will find information about the District and all of our programs and facilities by clicking on the links in the tool bar above.  You may also register for any of our programs by clicking on the Active Network Registration box to the right.

Serving our community since 1965, the Recreation District's goal is to offer the best possible recreational opportunities for all of our citizens and visitors.  We would like to hear from you.  If you have any programming ideas or questions about our facilities, visit our offices, or use the Contact Us link found on the toolbar above.

What's New


Open Registration

The Recreation District is now able to open registration for more outdoor activities.

Explore what is available by linking to sports and lessons & camps.

Rouse Park Playground - Request for Proposals

The Cañon City Area Recreation & Park District is now accepting proposals to replace the playground at Rouse Park.  For more information link here.

100 Mile Club

The Recreation District is reviving the 100 Mile Club.  Track your mileage while hiking, running or walking as you are enjoying summer in the great outdoors.


It's Summertime at Kids Klub!

Kids Klub is open this summer at the Lincoln School of Science and Technology.

This child care program is operating under COVID-19 restrictions. For more information, click here or contact the office at 719-275-1578 and ask for Jaimee Southern, Kids Klub Director.

Recreation District Activities During COVID-19

With the most recent state guidelines, the Recreation District has been able to open registration for a number of youth and adult outdoor recreational activities.

Registration for Kids Klub remains open.

We are continually monitoring the situation and working with local health officials to modify the programs we can offer at this time.  We thank you for your patience and understanding during this uncertain time.

Please watch our Facebook page and this website for updates.