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Address: 13201 Lowell Blvd, Broomfield, CO 80020-5539
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This is our favorite community rec center in the area. Living in Broomfield and coming here for several years I took this place for granted. Our family looking to change things... read more

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is our favorite community rec center in the area. Living in Broomfield and coming here for several years I took this place for granted. Our family looking to change things up went around to other community centers and this place by far is the best. There is tons to do, great staff and place to meet friends. We love... More 

Thank BroomfieldCPA
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5 reviews
Reviewed 17 January 2017

My Daughter and I workout here several times a week. Usually it is not crowded, although there are few times you have to pick and choose a machine to use, ordinarily there is no wait on most exercise machines. The facility is clean and well maintained, the staff is knowledgeable and always willing to give valid advice. The fees are... More 

Thank Thomas W
Denver, Colorado
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141 reviews
40 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

We came here to swim for the day with two 10 year olds. The pool was warm which was nice. There is a lazy river, lap lane, small swimming area, small child play area, and two slides. The rest of the rec center seemed very nice with lots to do. My only complaint is that they don't have a snack... More 

Thank JSprad8
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3 reviews
Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

We love this place. The whole center is built around the family. They have a pool with slides a small room for children under 7.

Thank Michael H
Chicago, Illinois
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57 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 September 2016

We knew when moving to Broomfield that our real estate taxes might be a little higher than those in the surrounding communities, but we also expected that the publicly available services would be better. Well, the Derda Recreation Center went way beyond being just a pleasant surprise! It is one of TWO Broomfield rec centers, both of which have indoor... More 

Thank Ge0rge678
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3 reviews
Reviewed 12 September 2016

Always clean and well staffed. Machines all in working condition. Summer is rough on the pool, so check pool schedule to make sure lap lanes are open. Perfect place for a workout!

Thank William D
Broomfield, Colorado
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 25 August 2016

Great for families and adults, this rec. center has a nice indoor running track, a climbing wall for kids, a cardio equipment room, weight machines and free weights. A wide variety of classes are offered for adults. There is also a large indoor swimming pool and an indoor obstacle course for kids. The staff is friendly and helpful.

Thank Marian B
Key West, Florida
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388 reviews
117 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

Visiting my son in Westminster and we took my granddaughter to go swimming...beautiful indoor pool was fun and refreshing! This place has just about anything you want to exercise including rock wall. Very nice facility worth going to!

Thank Banshee694
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91 reviews
41 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 July 2016

There is a wonderful playroom for kids to hang out in and be thoroughly entertained with slides, climbing ropes, rope walkways, etc. A great pool complete with a "Lazy River" for water walking and a slide for the kids. All the workout machinery you can think of, walking loop. Helpful and knowledgeable trainers, classes, so much!!

Thank lkenn1410
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23 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 June 2016

This is a state of the art Rec center. I have taken many classes there. The instructors are knowledgeable and fun. The indoor pool is like Disneyland! Everything about Paul Derda is fabulous!

Thank hinona

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