Douglas H. Buck Community Center

This 54,000 square foot recreation center built in 2005 is filled with activities to accommodate multiple generations and theraputic recreation. It is within a few blocks of the Littleton light-rail station, old town Littleton, and the historic Littleton court house.


  • Rentable Classrooms
  • Performance Arts Stage/Wet Crafts Room
  • Commercial Kitchen suitable for catered events
  • Lounge with Billiards, paperback library & craft sales
  • Locks sold at front desk
  • Weigh and Win kiosk- FREE with cash rewards

Indoor Pool

General Pool Hours

Mon-Fri: 5:00 am - 8:30 pm

Saturday: 6:30 am - 5:45 pm

Sunday: 8:00 am - 5:45 pm

Open Swim

For open and lap swim hours, see the Buck Monthly Pool Schedule on the right. Try New Aqua Zumba class..

Rules & Regulations

The following pool regulations are for the safety of all our patrons in the pool area.
1. Children ages 6 and younger are not permitted in the Hot Tub.
2. Children ages 7-12 must be accompanied by an adult in the hot tubs at all times.
3. Children ages 7-12 must have an adult in the pool area.
4. Children 6 and younger must have an adult in the water with them unless they pass a swim test.

5. Children under 6, and individuals requiring the flotation devices, must be within arms' reach of a responsible party, 14 years or older.
6. Stamps and or wristbands will be provided for non-participating parents supervising children over the age of 6 not requiring a flotation device.
7. Swim diapers are required for those not potty trained.


Babysitting Hours

7:45 am - 12 pm
4:00 - 7:30 pm
8:00 am - 12:00 pm

1 Hour Drop-in Fee

1 child $3.75 ($2.75 Resident)

Nursery Punch Cards

  • 20 hr punch card: $65 ($50 Resident)
  • 40 hr punch card: $120 ($90 Resident)
  • 60 hr punch card: $165 ($125 Resident)


  • Monthly Pass: $25 ($20 Resident)
  • Annual Pass : $150 ($120 Resident)
    (Added onto an Adult, Senior, or Family Annual Pass)


Douglas H. Buck Community Recreation Center
2004 W. Powers Ave.
Littleton, CO 80120
Contact Becky Richmond at

View Larger Map


Recreation Center Hours
Monday-Friday: 5 am-10 pm
Saturday: 6:30 am-6 pm
Sunday: 8 am-6 pm

Recreation Center Holiday Hours
Thanksgiving 5 am – 3 pm
Day after Thanksgiving Normal Hours
Christmas Eve 5 am – 3 pm
Christmas Day Closed
New Years Eve 5 am – 3 pm
New Years Day Normal Hours

Admission Fees

Drop-in daily admission and passes include pool, gym, weight room, drop-in pickleball, track, indoor cycling and drop-in fitness classes. Does not include specialty classes, i.e. pilates, yoga, martial arts, weight training or swim lessons.
Valid South Suburban ID card required for Resident Rates as applicable.ID Card Fee: $5 ($4 Resident) ID cards are valid for 2 years.
Resident Fee
Youth $4.00 $5.25
Adult $5.25 $7.25
Senior $4.25 $5.50
Household* $14.00 $19.00
Add'l child per household* $3.00 $4.00

*Household consists of 2 adults and 3 children under 21 years old living at home.