Parks & Recreation

Mission Statement

"Optimizing the Experience of Living"

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.

Online Registration

Browse our current program offerings and register online using WebTrac!  View the Program Registration page for more details on registering for programs and to view the current seasonal brochure.

2018 Causeway Race Results

Results from the 2018 Causeway 5K Race are now available on

Colchester Causeway Updates

A wind and thunderstorm hit Colchester on 5/4/18 and dealt significant damage to the Colchester Causeway Path.  We will post updates as soon as information is available.  For your safety, please abide by the warning signs along the Causeway.

Check this site for details and follow our social media @ColchesterRec for updates too.



  • Engineering, LEGOs, & Rocketry B (NEW WEEK: 7/16 - 7/20)
  • Lights, Camera, Action! Film Camp (8/20 - 8/24)

Changes to Brochure

  • Adult Sunrise Hike: Moved from 7/21 to 7/14

Full Programs

  • Beginner Pickleball Lessons (6/6 - 6/20)
  • Pickleball Level II Lessons (7/11 - 7/25)
  • Start Smart Soccer (6/19 - 7/24)

Full Summer Camps

  • Basketball Camp (7/23 - 7/27)
  • Bayside Beach CHAMPions (8/20 - 8/24)
  • Cooking Cadets (8/6 - 8/10)
  • Engineering, LEGOs, & Rocketry A (6/25 - 6/29)
  • Game On! Coding Camp (7/16 - 7/20)
  • Junior Ranger Camp (7/23 - 7/27)
  • Mad Scientist Camp (7/30 - 8/3)
  • Mermaids & Mermen (6/25 - 6/29)
  • Tennis Academy [Session B] (7/16 - 7/20)
  • Tennis Academy [Session D] (8/13 - 8/17)

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  1. Work to Begin on Colchester Causeway

    The Colchester Causeway Path will be CLOSED Monday, June 18 until further notice for repairs. Read on...
  2. Mosquitos-Yes They Are Worse This Year

    This notice recently went out through the general Town Notify Me system, but we are sharing to inform park visitors of the increased mosquito population this season. Read on...
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