Golden: An Athletic Place

Athletics in Lions Park - Golden Colorado

People enjoyed the post I did on Walking, Running, & Cycling a couple weeks ago, so I thought I’d give a run-down on this week’s options:

Mon – July 17th
Evening Trail Runs at New Terrain Brewing @ 6:15PM
Self-Defense Workshop at PranaTonic @ 6:30PM
Tues – July 18th
Sunrise Walk at Bean Foster’s @ 7AM
Trail Run at Clear Creek History Park @ 6PM
Pilates at Shelton Ranch @ 6PM
Yoga at New Terrain Brewing @ 6PM
Weds – July 19th
Golden Walks at Golden Visitors Center @ 9AM
Kayaking on Clear Creek @ 5:30PM
Track Workout at Bell Middle School at 5:45PM
Miles & Smiles Run Club at Holidaily @ 6PM
Wheeling Wanderers at New Terrain @ 6PM
Thurs – July 20th
Group Run at Runners High @ 6PM
Saturday – July 22nd
Morning Run at Clear Creek History Park @ 8AM
Morning Bike Ride at Clear Creek History Park @ 8AM
Sun – July 23rd
Golden New Moon Walk at 7PM

The Splash is open 10AM-6:30 PM.  The lap pool schedule varies by the day, so check the website.  The Golden Community Center also has a poolsee their schedule.

The Golden Community Center has lots of fitness classessee the schedule.  The climbing wall is open Friday 3-6PM and Saturday & Sunday 12-3.  The weight & cardio room is open Mon-Thurs 5:30AM-9PM, Fri 5:30AM-6:30PM, Sat 7AM-7PM, and Sun 8AM-6PM.  The gymnasium is used for scheduled events such as volleyball and basketball leagues, so call the center to ask about open gym.

For freelance running, hiking, and bike riding, we have miles of trails.  Check the parks page for places to play Tennis (Lions & Southridge), Basketball (Heritage Dells, Lions, Southridge, Tony Grampsas, White Ash Mine), Volleyyball (Lions, Parfet, Tony Grampsas), Horseshoes (Golden Heights, Lions, Tony Grampsas), Walking Loops (Beverly Heights, Tony Grampsas, Rooney Road, New Loveland Mine), Fitness Loops (Golden Heights, Lions Park Ballfields, Ulysses), or Archery (Tony Grampsas).