Colchester Parks & Recreation


"Optimizing the Experience of Living"


Colchester Parks & Recreation Mission Statement

"To enhance the life of all Colchester residents by providing a variety of leisure time activities through exceptional programs, facilities, customer service, and leadership that exceeds community expectations."


Program Registrations
Registration Form
Browse our current program offerings or register for programs online. Need help logging in? Click here for detailed instructions using the online system.
The summer brochure is out and sign ups have begun! Click here to view a digital copy of the brochure - there are plenty of programs for all ages!
Download and print a registration form that you can mail, fax, or drop off at our office.
Full Programs:
  • Archery Camp (Both Sessions)
  • Basic Cooking & Baking Camp (Both Sessions)
  • Explorer Camp (All sessions)
  • Farmhouse Center: Equestrian and Sports Camps (All sessions full)
  • Fishing Camp (Both Sessions)
  • Information Technology Camp
  • Learn to Sail (Session B)
  • Lights, Camera, Action! Film Camp
  • Northern Lights 5-Day Adventure Camp
  • Northern Lights 3-Day Adventure Camp
  • P.S.A. Camp
  • Secrets in the Sand Camp
  • Spanish Language Camp
  • Start Smart Soccer
  • Taekwon-Do Camp
  • Wacky Science Camp
  • Water Adventure Camp
  • Woods, Water, Wildlife

[We are taking waitlists for

all FULL camps and programs]

Cancelled Programs:
  • Adult Beginner Golf
  • Amazing Essenital Oils
  • Beginner French Lessons
  • Covered Bridge Tour
  • Fun Summer Camp with Ms. Tina (Sessions A & B)
  • Jr. Lifeguarding Camp
  • Sterling Pond Youth Hike
  • Summer Aromatherapy
  • Tennis Tots Session B
  • Young Rembrandts Pastel Drawing Workshop
  • Youth Tennis Clinic (Session A)
Updates & Announcements
Colchester beaches are open! Test results show the water is safe for swimming. Click here to visit the Water Quality Coordinator's website.
Make a difference by volunteering! Colchester Parks & Recreation has many opportunities for those looking to become more involved in their community. Learn more here.
L.I.F.E. stands for "Learning Is For Everyone." Click on to learn more about these expanding learning opportunites, or for info how to become an instructor. FALL BROCHURE DUE ON ON AUG. 5th!
Unfortunately, this year's triathlon was cancelled due to weather. Athletes who were present on Sunday were emailed a letter to follow-up. You can also view the letter on the Triathlon website.
Colchester Parks & Rec has discounted tickets to Great Escape & Six Flags New England available for purchase at our office! Click here to learn about our discounted price!
Youth Sports
Congratulations to all players on a great season! Check back in the fall for info about the 2014 season.
The season is in full swing and all of our teams are practicing twice a week! Games will begin May 3rd.
We are still accepting late registrations for this season (in-office only). Forms for the Hershey Meet and VRPA Meet can be found here.
Special Events
Four bands will visit the Bayside waterfront this summer to provide a variety of musical tunes for your enjoyment! These are FREE EVENTS!
Registration is now open for this year's Muck It Up! This outdoor challenge will take place on Sept. 13, 2014. Click here to register.
Colchester Parks
Rossetti Natural Area & Beach
With 22 acres of natural beauty, Lake Champlain Waterfront, and rugged forest, Bayside Park is one of Colchester's most popular parks. You can also find the 2014 Pavilion Use Request Form here.
With 64.5 acres of all purpose recreation amenities, Airport Park is ideal for all manner of outdoor activites, from team-based sporting events, to the walking trail, to the relaxing picnic areas, and much more!
47-acres of undeveloped wetland, wooded area, and beach, conserving the area's natural amenities.
The Colchester Causeway and Bike Path was featured on The Weather Channel in a segment about the Island Line. Check it out at their website here.
The Colchester Causeway, part of the Island Line Bike Path, was included in the trail's induction into the Hall of Fame!
Help us to provide the programming YOU want in the parks that YOU love! Take our survey and let us know how we're doing and what you'd like to see from us in the future!
Get the latest news and updates on Parks & Rec programs and Special Events by connecting with us on Facebook! There's also a Colchester Triathlon page.



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