Dacono offers endless access to recreational opportunities. Located in the heart of the Front Range, the Rocky Mountains are the perfect setting to enjoy four seasons of outdoor recreation. The city adopted a formal Parks, Trails, and Outdoor Recreation Plan in 2008 outlining the city’s future vision and acquisition of parks, trails and recreational amenities.
Recreational programming is offered through the Carbon Valley Park and Recreation District. The Carbon Valley Park and Recreation District (CVPRD) formed in 1983, is a special district serving Dacono, Firestone and Frederick and surrounding areas of Carbon Valley. CVPRD includes a recreation center, gymnastics center and Senior Center that provides youth/adult sports, Youth Night Out, fitness/wellness programs, aquatics facility, swim lessons, competitive gymnastics, Silver Sneakers programs and more.