Parks & Recreation offers a wealth of recreational activities for residents of Vancouver, Clark County and the surrounding metro area. Between three community centers, visitors can participate in over 100 weekly fitness classes, try a variety of dances from ballet to swing, swim in one of two pools, learn tennis from our USPTA board-certified professionals, climb Sadri's Summit, and create works of art in our pottery and crafts studios.
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Opened in 2006, Vancouver's newest Community Center is home to an aquatic playground featuring a lazy river, 3,000 gallon spa, 3-lane lap pool and 130 foot long slide. Firstenburg's fitness center is located on the top floor with floor-to-ceiling views of the surrounding woods. An indoor track is open to the gymnasium below. The first floor game room offers foosball, ping pong and pool.
Firstenburg Community Center is located at:
700 NE 136th Ave.
Vancouver, WA 98684
Opened in 1965, Marshall Community Center is located centrally in Vancouver, across the street from Clark Community College and Hudson's Bay High School and within short walking distance of downtown Vancouver and the Fort Vancouver National Historic Site. Like Firstenburg, Marshall has a pool, fitness center and two-court gymnasium. It is also home to the Luepke Senior Center which houses many of our 50 and Better programs for the City. The Marshall Pool is currently under renovation and not open to the public.
Marshall Community Center is located at:
1000 E McLoughlin Blvd.
Vancouver, WA 98663
Voted the Pacific Northwest's Tennis Organization of the Year, this Community Center features 9 indoor and 4 outdoor tennis courts, 2 racquetball courts and a fitness room with weight-training and cardio equipment. The Vancouver Tennis Center employs seven USPTA certified professionals and offers late night hours and mixers throughout the week.
Vancouver Tennis Center is located at:
5300 E 18th St.
Vancouver, WA 98661