While there's plenty of fun to be had within Pradera, endless recreational opportunities surround it on every side. When you feel like exploring more of nature's beauty, take a hike in Castlewood Canyon State Park (only 15 minutes away) or slip on your running shoes or in-line skates for a cruise down Cherry Creek Trail.
You’ll also be close to the Parker Recreation Center, a state-of-the-art facility with an indoor pool and water slide. The center also boasts a sauna, triple gymnasium, three multi-purpose rooms, extensive cardiovascular and weight equipment, aerobics facilities, cycling studio, sports and fitness classes, an inline hockey rink and a skateboard park. And for outdoor play, the adjacent Challenger Regional Park has three lighted ball fields, a children’s playground, and several multipurpose sports fields.
The Parker Field House, also just a few short minutes from Pradera, offers 100,000 square feet of recreation area including batting cages, gymnasiums, an inline rink, climbing wall, elevated track, fitness loft and an indoor playground.
In the summer, the nearby Parker H2O'Brien Outdoor Pool offers two exciting 182' water slides, a waterworks play structure, a spray garden, a circulation and lap pool and a shade pavilion.
The town of Castle Rock, located just south of Pradera, is home to the Castle Rock Recreation Center with a 25-yard swimming pool, gymnasium, extensive cardiovascular and weight equipment, indoor track, steam and sauna rooms, a fitness studio, racquetball courts and locker rooms.