Rio Rancho Aquatic Center
745 Loma Colorado Blvd.
(505) 891-5230

Cabezon Outdoor Pool
2307 Cabezon Blvd. NE
(505) 892-4499

Haynes Outdoor Pool
2006 Grande Blvd.
(505) 892-8232

Rainbow Outdoor Pool
301 Southern Blvd.
(505) 891-7265


The Rio Rancho Aquatic Center offers pool and party room rentals, click on the following link: Rentals or call 505-891-5230 for more information.  

Facility, Park and Playground Closures  

The City of Rio Rancho is taking preventive measures to prevent the spread of the COVID-19 virus. Until further notice, the following facilities, playgrounds and parks through the Parks, Recreation and Community Services department are closed. 

  • All playgrounds throughout Rio Rancho
  • A Park Above, 2441 A Park Above Court
  • Cabezon Community Center, 2307 Cabezon Blvd. SE
  • Haynes Community Center, 2006 Grande Blvd. SE
  • Haynes Park, 2006 Grande Boulevard
  • Meadowlark Senior Center, 4330 Meadowlark Ln. SE
  • Rio Rancho Aquatic Center, 745 Loma Colorado Dr. NE
  • Rio Rancho Sports Complex, 3501 High Resort Boulevard
  • Sabana Grande Recreation Center, 4110 Sabana Grande Ave. SE
  • Sports Complex North, 3616 Chayote Road
  • Star Heights Recreation Center, 800 Polaris Blvd. SE

During this time, City personnel at City Hall will still provide services to citizens electronically or by phone. Other City services, such as emergency services, road repair and maintenance, utilities billing, and Development Services-related will continue to be fully operational. Please click here for more information about other City closures and operations. 

Fitness Classes

All fitness classes take place at the Rio Rancho Aquatic Center located at 745 Loma Colorado Blvd. Rio Rancho, New Mexico 87124. 

Class Membership

  • $30 a month adults up to age 54, $27 for Seniors 55 and up
  • Unlimited classes first come first served.
  • $5 drop-in fee
  • Membership fee due by the 5th of every month
  • All classes ages 15 and up
  • Classes are subject to change
The City of Rio Rancho is now accepting Silver Sneakers® and Prime Fitness Programs to be used for fitness classes or lap swimming. To check eligibility, call Marcella at (505) 891-5231 or email at 

Indoor Cycling

Whether you’re an experienced outdoor cyclist or your feet haven’t touched the pedals since you were a kid indoor group cycling has something for you. Cycling provides you with a fantastic cardiovascular workout which is key to a healthy body and strong heart. Padded cycling shorts and heart rate monitors are recommended but not required. All fitness levels are welcome. Please notice the new format for our classes below.

*Please arrive at least 5 minutes early to allow for proper bike set-up.

Class times: 
  • 9:00 a.m. - Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays 
  • 6:00 p.m. - Tuesdays and Thursdays
  • Maximum participants: 15

Circuit City

This class is the perfect combination of heart pumping cardio and resistance training. You'll hit every muscle group as you burn calories zipping through stations of different fitness equipment that may include TRX Suspension Ropes, Kettlebells, medicine balls, jump ropes, and weights. This class is ideal for both men and women of all fitness levels who want total body results in a limited amount of time.

Class times:
  • 9:00 a.m. - Tuesdays and Thursdays 
  • 6:00 p.m. - Mondays and Wednesdays
  • Maximum participants: 16


A hybrid class that combines the practice of yoga and Pilates, as well as the principals of stretch, strength training, conditioning and dynamic movement. In this hour long class you will get the benefits of muscle sculpting, core firming and fat burning from this low impact workout.. 

Class times: 
  • 10:00 a.m. - Wednesdays
  • 5:00 p.m. - Thursdays
  • Maximum participants: 15


Essentrics is a low-intensity fitness program that strengthens and lengthens all 650 muscles in the body.  This full bodytechnique works through the muscle chains, liberating and empowering the muschles and relieving them from tension in the process.  This workout draws on the flowing movements of tai chi which create health and balance.  The strengthening theories behind ballet which create long, lean, flexible muscles and the healing principles and physical therapy which create a pain free body.

Class times:
  • 5:00 p.m. - Tuesdays 
  • Maximum participants: 20


Enjoy a gentle flow in motion followed by a substantial and soothing sequence of seated poses that leave you feeling complete and nourished. Personal mats are encouraged but not required.

Class times:
  • 10:00 a.m. - Mondays and Fridays
  • Maximum participants: 15

Aqua Zumba

Known as the Zumba Pool Party, the Aqua Zumba program gives new meaning to the idea of an invigorating workout. Integrating the Zumba formula and philosophy with traditional aqua fitness disciplines, the Aqua Zumba class blends it all together into a safe, challenging, water-based workout that's cardio-conditioning, body-toning, and most of all, exhilarating beyond belief.

Class times: 
  • 10:00 a.m. - Tuesdays and Thursdays
  • Maximum participants: 30

Aqua Fitness

This low impact, high/low intensity water class is perfect for all ages and fitness levels. Class is held in the shallow water activity pool.

Class times:
  • 9:00 a.m. - Mondays and Wednesdays 
  • 7:00 p.m. - Tuesdays and Wednesdays 
  • Maximum participants: 30

Aqua Cardio

 Tone and sculpt your body with no impact to your joints.  Enjoy a safe, challenging workout that blends cardio and resistance training utilizing resistance with buoyant water weights.
Class times:
  • 9:00 a.m. - Tuesdays and Thursdays
  • Maximum participants: 30

Deep Water

This class is similar to Aqua Fitness but held in deeper water. Class is held in the competition pool. 

Class times: 
  • 9:00 a.m. -  Fridays  
  • Maximum participants: 30