FitArlington - Promoting a Culture of Fitness


Places to PlayWant to be active, but don't know where to go? Just follow the links below to find great parks, gyms, pools, tennis courts, ice rinks, playgrounds, and more!



basketball courts
Basketball Courts
 ice skating
Ice Skating Rinks
 fitness facilities
Fitness Facilities
 sports field
Sports Fields
Tennis Courts


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Arlington County Parks and Recreation Resources
Arlington has 65 outdoor basketball courts.

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Arlington County Parks and Recreation Fitness Facilities
No matter what your level of fitness, Arlington County has six fitness rooms in community centers that you can enjoy for a nominal annual fee.

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Kettler Capitals IcePlex
Public skate times, skating lessons, pick-up and league hockey, plus watch the Capitals practice.

Pentagon Row
Enjoy outdoor ice skating at Pentagon Row from November through March.

Arlington County Parks and Recreation Parks
Arlington County has 1,296 acres of public spaces including 377 acres managed by Arlington Public Schools. Each park location has its own unique setting with a variety of features and amenities. Come out and enjoy one of Arlington's beautiful parks today! For a complete listing of Arlington Parks, click here.

Potomac Overlook Park
On the Potomac Palisades in north Arlington, Potomac Overlook offers 70 acres of peaceful woodland.

Upton Hill Regional Park
Upton Hill Regional Park offers visitors a wooded oasis in the heart of Arlington. A large outdoor swimming pool complex is a sparkling attraction in this wooded, urban park, which straddles the boundary line between Arlington and Fairfax counties. The deluxe miniature golf course boasts one of the longest mini golf holes in the world and the batting cages include baseball and softball cages.

Arlington County Parks and Recreation Playgrounds
Round up the kids and head outdoors for some fun! There is sure to be a playground in your immediate vicinity!

Arlington County Parks and Recreation Pools
There are three indoor pools which are located at local high schools - Wakefield, Washington-Lee and Yorktown. Whether you are interested in simply taking a dip, learning to swim or competing, we have a variety of programs from which to choose.  

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Arlington County Parks and Recreation Sports Fields
Find your local community field as well as fields available to reserve.

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Arlington County Parks and Recreation Tennis Courts
Arlington offers 84 public tennis courts for your use.

Arlington County Parks and Recreation Trails
Hike, bike, stroll and roll on Arlington's trails! Arlington has 36 miles of multi-use trails and 50 miles of connecting bicycle routes can take you where you want to go!

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