Little Elm Recreation Center

Welcome to the Little Elm Recreation Center



The Little Elm Recreation Center reopened on June 1, 2020, with limited occupancy, new operational policies, and certain restrictions to protect the health and safety of our members and team members.

Our amended policies are in cooperation with the Open Texas guidelines and recommendations found here. We reserve the right to change operations and policies based on the direction and guidance of State and local authorities.

  • Hours of the facility are Monday-Friday, 5 a.m.-8 p.m. and Saturdays, 7 a.m.-5 p.m.
  • Reservations are no longer required to use the facility.
  • The Basketball gym does not require reservations, but capacity in the gym is limited to 24 people at one time, and will follow the schedule located here.
  • GroupX schedule can be found here.
  • Reservations may only be booked online at www.reservelittleelm.com. Need help? Email lerc@littleelm.org.
  • We are currently selling Day Passes for individuals 18+ for the Fitness Area only. Annual and monthly memberships can be started by filling out the Little Elm Recreation Center Membership Agreement.
  • All annual memberships that were purchased before 6/1/20 will have 90 days added to the membership cycle.
  • Towel service is available. 
  • Only credit card transactions may be processed; no cash or checks accepted.
  • Vending machines and water fountains remain closed, but bottle filling stations are available. 
  • Read the Open Texas Guidelines for both facilities and patrons

Status of Amenities


Basketball Gym - Open

Seventy-five percent of capacty allowed in basketball gym during designated time. Members must bring their own basketball. Only four players allowed to a goal. No training, pick up games, drills, or equipment is allowed.

Fitness Floor - Open
Limit to 75% capacity. 

Game Room - Closed

GroupX Classes - Open
Limited GroupX classes are available. Visit www.littleelmgroupx.com for the GroupX class schedule. 

Kid Zone - Open
Effective Monday, July 27, morning Kid Zone will be temporarily closed. Check back for updates on when morning Kid Zone will reopen. Evening Kid Zone is open Monday - Thursday from 4:30 p.m. - 8 p.m.

Locker Rooms - Open
Locker rooms and showers are available for use, with a limit of three members in the locker room area at one time.

Pickleball - Open
Pickleball is available Monday, Wednesday, and Friday from 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m.


Restroom - Open
Restrooms are open.

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Your one stop for fitness and fun!

The two-story Recreation Center spans more than 70,000 square feet. The facility includes elements such as a large state of the art fitness area, a functional training room, group fitness rooms, full-size gym, recreation classrooms, multi-purpose room, craft room, and spacious men's and women's locker rooms.

The Little Elm Recreation Center is open to youth and adults of all ages, with something for everyone. Check out our Membership Information, Group Exercise Schedule, and Facility Reservation pages for more information!

Membership Cancellation Form - Recreation Center

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  • Recreation Center Features

  • Full-size basketball gym
  • Two full-size volleyball courts
  • Open play volleyball and pickleball, available upon request
  • 7,000 square-foot fitness room
  • Cardiovascular equipment: treadmills, bikes, ellipticals, step mills, spin bikes
  • Selectorized weight equipment: pin loaded and extremely user-friendly, free motion dual cable cross machine
  • Plate loaded / free weights: Urethane dumbbells (5 lbs - 105 lbs), bench press, multipurpose squat rack, linear leg press
  • KidZone
  • Game room
  • Group exercise rooms
  • Multipurpose room perfect for programming birthday parties, dance classes, and rentals
  • Full commercial kitchen for special events and birthday parties
  • Locker rooms with showers and lockers
  • Classrooms for programming


Services Available for Additional Fees

  • Personal training
  • Specialty group training 
  • Kids, youth, and adult recreational classes
  • Basketball and volleyball leagues