Exercise and Fitness Resources in the Washington Heights/Inwood Area

January 2011

 

 

1. New York City Recreation Centers

 

Listing of All Manhattan Recreation Centers:

http://www.nycgovparks.org/facilities/recreationcenters

All NYC Parks Recreation Centers:

Membership: 55+ years: $10/year

18-54 years: $25/ 6 months, $50/year

6-18 years: free

 

J Hood Wright Park

174th Street and Fort Washington Ave

http://www.nycgovparks.org/facilities/recreationcenters/M099

Fitness Room (stationary bikes, treadmills, free weights)

Monday Thursday 9am - 9pm

Friday 9am 8pm

Saturday 9am 5pm

Sunday: closed

Kick boxing class Wednesday 7:30 pm

 

Highbridge Park

2301 Amsterdam Ave at 173rd Street

http://www.nycgovparks.org/facilities/recreationcenters/MX261#programs

Dance class, outdoor exercise equipment

Outdoor Pool (Summer)

 

Hansborough Recreation Center

35 West 134th Street between Lenox and 5th Ave

http://www.nycgovparks.org/facilities/recreationcenters/M131#facilities

Fitness Room, Indoor Pool, Aerobics Classes

 

Jackie Robinson Recreation Center

85 Bradhurst Ave at West 146th Street

http://www.nycgovparks.org/facilities/recreationcenters/M014#programs

Aerobics Classes, Salsa Classes, Weight Room

Outdoor Pool (summer)

 

 

 

 

 

2. Community Organizations

 

YM/YMHA

54 Nagle Ave (195th Street and Broadway)

http://www.ywashhts.org/fitnesscenter.php

Fitness Room: Membership is $300/year ($25 a month)

Fitness Classes: $95 for non members for 9 classes, $60 for members

 

Isabella Walking Works Wonders

http://www.isabella.org/Isabella/Programs/OlderAdults/Walking.aspx

212 342 9538

 

 

3. Commercial Gyms

 

Planet Fitness

http://www.planetfitness.com/clublist.aspx?zipcode=10032
177 Dykman Ave at Broadway

225th Street, River Plaza Shopping Center (next to Target)

More locations in Harlem and Bronx

Plans vary from $10-20 a month with additional registration fees

 

Lucielle Roberts

1387 St. Nicholas Ave

Plans vary from $10-20 a month with additional registration fees