Fairfax County Park Authority operates nine recreation centers in northern Virginia. These recenters offer a variety of activities including swimming, fitness rooms and exercise equipment, group exercise classes, racquetball courts, children’s programs, senior fitness offerings and personal training. Short-term and long-term memberships are available for individuals, couples, families and seniors, or you can pay-as-you-go with daily admission passes.
Audrey Moore: 8100 Braddock Road, Annandale, VA 22003 Phone: 703-321-7081
Activities include a 50m pool with one 3m and two 1m diving boards, various racquetball/wallyball, and squash courts, a large gymnasium with six basketball hoops, and volleyball nets, a cycle studio, a dance room, a pottery lab and kiln, an arts and crafts room, three multi-purpose activity rooms, and a senior center.
Cub Run: 4630 Stonecroft Blvd, Chantilly, VA 20151 Phone: 703-817-9407
Activities include a 4,860 square foot leisure entertainment pool featuring two water slides and a water playground, a 25-yard by 25-meter swimming pool, a 9,600 square foot fitness center and two multipurpose rooms. Cub Run also features a nature program and offers children’s classes, family programs, summer nature camps, scout badges, school field trips and in-depth nature study for adults.
George Washington: 8426 Old Mt Vernon Road, Alexandria, VA 22309 Phone: 703-780-8894
George Washington RECenter has a heated indoor 25 meter pool with a poolside spa, beach and wading area, saunas, showers, locker rooms, fitness area, newly resurfaced lighted tennis courts and a picnic area.
Lee District: 6601 Telegraph Road, Franconia, VA 22310 Phone: 703-922-9841
Features include a heated, indoor 50-meter by 25-yard pool, two 1-meter and two 3-meter diving boards, spa, locker rooms, family changing room, saunas, showers, an outdoor sun deck and grassed sunbathing area, racquetball/wallyball courts, two mirrored dance/fitness rooms, three multi-purpose rooms, a mezzanine, and preschool.
Outdoor features include one soccer field with two overlay T-Ball fields, two football fields with two overlay softball fields, four basketball courts, an amphitheater, a playground and tot lot, four lighted tennis courts, a tennis practice wall, and walking trails.
Mount Vernon: 2017 Belle View Blvd., Alexandria, VA Phone: 703-768-3224 This recreational center has a 25-meter heated indoor pool with poolside spa, a beach area with play features, locker rooms with showers and sauna, Fitness Center with Cybex VR2 equipment, pro shop items for sale, dance room, multi-purpose rooms and a year-round 200 foot by 85 foot indoor ice arena.
Oak Marr: 3200 Jermantown Road, Fairfax, VA 22030 Phone: 703-281-6501 The newly expanded Oak Marr RECenter features a new fitness center, a heated Olympic-sized indoor pool with spa, beach and wading area, plus a diving complex with one-meter and three-meter boards and a five-meter tower,
two racquetball courts – both with walleyball capacity, sauna and showers with fully equipped locker rooms. Outdoor facilities include golf course and 18-hole mini golf.
Providence: 7525 Marc Drive, Falls Church, VA 22042 Phone: 703-698-1351 Providence RECenter’s facilities include a heated, indoor 25 meter pool with 2 spas, saunas, shower and locker rooms, 3 racquetball and wallyball courts and a Fitness Center, more than 20 cardiovascular machines, and a Pilates studio. There is an arts and crafts room, dance room and several multipurpose rooms where classes are held. These rooms are also available for party and meeting rental.
South Run: 7550 Reservation Drive, Springfield, VA 22153 Phone: 703-866-0566
South Run RECenter’s fitness center is a beautiful two-story structure overlooking parkland with cardio and strength training equipment and entertainment features. Other features include a spin and mind body studio, heated indoor pool (25 x 25 yards) with ramp access, two one-meter diving boards, beach/wading area, poolside spa, outdoor sundeck, family changing room and locker rooms with showers and saunas. The center’s lower level has a racquetball/wallyball court plus two additional classrooms. The entry level includes three multi-purpose rooms, a lobby overlooking the pool and the top floor of fitness room.
The 182 acres surrounding South Run offer soccer and baseball/softball fields, two tennis courts, two outdoor basketball courts, a field house with newly installed athletic turf playing surface, accessible playground, and an off-leash dog area. Paved trails connect the RECenter with Burke Lake Park and Lake Mercer.
Spring Hill: 1239 Spring Hill Road, McLean, VA 22102 Phone: 703-827-0989
Spring Hill RECenter includes a new regulation-sized gym with an elevated, three-lane track for walkers and runners; a new, two-story fitness center that features a new line of Cybex weight training machines; a custom-built TRX suspension system; five family changing rooms; plenty of space for additional fitness classes and lots of natural light.