One of the newest assets to Meeker is the Meeker Recreation Center, located at 101 Ute Road. This amazing 25,000 square foot center was opened in 2007, and features a family aquatics area with a 4-lane lap pool, whirlpool, leisure pool with splash toys, water slide, zero-depth entry, and a lazy river. There is also a modern fitness and exercise room with cardio and strength equipment, studio for dance and fitness classes, classroom for enrichment programs, locker rooms and a lounge. This great facility provides year-round recreational and leisure opportunities for children, youth, adults and seniors.
Founded in 1981, the ERBM Recreation & Park District is a non-profit recreation organization whose mission is to create opportunities for recreational, cultural and park activities for the residents of, and visitors to, Eastern Rio Blanco County. ERBM strives to provide programs that encourage healthy lifestyles and that contribute to creating a livable community. For over 30 years, ERBM has been the primary resource for recreational opportunities for children, families and adults in Eastern Rio Blanco County. ERBM has a strong tradition of improving the quality of recreation while working to meet the needs of our community.
The ERBM Recreation & Park District is governed by a five member elected volunteer Board of Directors and managed by a staff of 35 full and part time employees. ERBM Recreation & Park District also employs many seasonal employees and enjoys a large volunteer base of support.