CCMRD Events

Burro Race

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Introduction to Colorado's Summer Heritage Sport! Learn the basics of pack burro racing. This program will prepare you for the Idaho Springs 5-mile Pack Burro Race on May 27, 2018.
All Classes meet in Idaho Springs:
Thursday, May 17, 6-8pm at Tommy Knocker Brewery and then Sunday, May 20 at Laughing Valley Ranch Sunday from 10-3pm (lunch will be provided).
Class will cover the history of the sport, the proper care of your burro, how to properly pack a burro and how to run with your burro.

Cost: $205/in-dist, $225/non-dist.
Cost includes entire program, registration fee for the May 27 race and use of a Laughing Valley Ranch burro and equipment for the race!

Register at the Clear Creek Recreation Center,
98 12th Ave, Idaho Springs or online at

Registration opens for CCMRD residents on 3/1/18 and Non-District residents on 3/15/18.

paint & sip

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Grab a glass, an apron and join us for
some artistic fun!

Step-by-step instruction by Amie Harvey! Fun and stress free environment! Bring your friends or come solo and unleash your creativity! Leave with your masterpiece! Classes will be held in the dining room of the Elks Lodge. Register at Clear Creek Recreation Center

Dates: March 3
Time: 6:00 to 8:00pm
Fee: $40
Where: Classes will be held in the dining room of the Elks Lodge.
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Teen Adventure Ski Day

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No school, no problem! Clear Creek Recreation has you covered with a fun filled day of skiing and snowboarding at Loveland Ski Area on March 9th. All middle school and high school students are welcome to participate in this trip. Transportation will be provided for participants and the group will be leaving the Rec Center at 8:30am and returning at 3:30pm. All participants are responsible for bringing their own equipment, lunch, and water. The program fee will be $20 and does not include a lift ticket. If you do not have a season pass, you will be responsible for purchasing a lift ticket at the ski area. Please register in advance at the Rec Center front desk or online at Guide: James Weiner
Day: Friday
Date: March 9
Time: 8:30am to 3:30pm
Fee: $20

Bunny Dip

Bring a plastic bag to collect eggs, wear swimsuit and bring goggles if needed.

Ages: 3 yrs and under 1:00pm
Parents MUST accompany child in the pool

Ages: 4-6 years 1:15pm
Parents MUST accompany child in the pool

Ages: 7 and over 1:30pm
Date: March 31
Fee: $2.00.

Family Snowshoe Outing

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Winter fun for the whole family! CCMRD will be hosting a family snowshoe outing at Squaw Mountain (3.4 Miles). Transportation is available in our vans for $5 per person on a first come first serve basis or you are welcome to meet us at the trailhead. CCMRD has a handful of snowshoe rentals available ($5 per pair/reserve in advance). This event is free if you have your own snowshoes and transportation; however we request that you still register at the Rec Center front desk or online at
Guide: James Weiner
Day: Saturday
Date: April 7
Time: 10:00am
Fee: $5 Transportation


Join us in the pool and watch a movie
on our 20ft screen!

Day: 4th Saturday of the Month
Time: 6:00pm
Fee: $5 for ages 5 and older
Where: Recreation Center Pool

Happy Hour