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Lake Crago Outdoor Recreation Complex


External view of the Lake Crago Outdoor Recreation Complex Building

525 Lake Crago Dr, Lakeland, FL 33805 | 863.834.2215
LakeCrago@Lakelandgov.net

Facility Hours of Operation

Monday - Friday 
8 am - 5 pm

Holiday Hours
Closing at 5 pm - Thanksgiving Eve, 11/25
Closed - Thanksgiving 11/26 & 11/27
Closed - Christmas Eve, 12/24 & Christmas Day, 12/25
Closing at 5 pm - New Year's Eve
Closed - New Year's Day, 1/1

Some programs and activities may occur outside of normal operational hours


The Lake Crago Outdoor Recreation Complex is a multiuse facility in Lake Crago Park. The facility houses classroom space, event rental space, Lakeland’s first public kayaking and canoeing facility, and an educational amphitheater. 

Lake Crago Dog Park

Lake Crago Park Hours (boat ramp)
7 am - 7 pm
Holiday Hours
Closed - Thanksgiving Day, 11/26
Closing at 4 pm - Christmas Eve, 12/24
Closed - Christmas Day, 12/25
Closing at 4 pm - New Year's Eve

  • Safety Procedures to Help Curb the Spread of the coronavirus
    • We are keeping the facility and rooms at 50% capacity to ensure proper social distancing throughout the building.
    • Patrons requested to wear masks when entering the facility and traveling through common areas. Masks may be removed once stationary as long as you are able to maintain a 6' distance from fellow patrons
    • Wellness check
      • All patrons’ temperatures will be taken prior to entering the building. If their temperature is 100.4 or above, they will not be allowed to enter.
    • Bathrooms will close several times throughout the day for staff to clean and disinfect
    • Classes
      • Will be limited to 9 participants
      • Any facility equipment used will be disinfected after class
  • Rental Spaces

    The Lake Crago Outdoor Recreation Complex has a variety of space types to accommodate all kinds of events, from meetings to parties, to kayak fishing tournaments.

    Check out the Parks & Recreation Reservations & Rentals Page for more info on the following spaces:

    Banquet Room
    Classroom
    Activity Room
    Educational Amphitheater
    Covered Patio

  • Ongoing Activities & Classes

    $5 per person per class unless noted otherwise

    SENIOR FITNESS
    Focuses on senior stability, fall prevention, and strength.
    Instructor: Chrissy Plunkett
    Mondays: 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM

    YOGA FLOW (INDOOR)
    This class will flow slowly through sun salutations and postures designed to build internal heat, slowly and gently.  Meditation and Breathwork techniques are taught to promote relaxation.
    Instructor: Amanda Marie
    Tuesdays: 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM

    SUNRISE YOGA
    Taking place on the beautiful dock at Lake Crago, this class will begin with gentle centering breath-work, followed by a gentle vinyasa flow, and ending with the most favorite savasana.  We will be setting intention and receiving support from the rising sun.
    Instructor: Alexandria Cozza
    Thursdays 6:15 AM – 7:15 AM

    BLISS YOGA (MIND, BODY & SOUL)
    This class will begin with gentle centering breath-work, followed by a gentle vinyasa flow, and ending with the most favorite savasana. We will be setting intention and receiving support from the rising/setting sun. 
    Instructor: Elizabeth Martins
    Thursdays: 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM

    POUND
    Make some noise with this full-body, cardio jam session. Inspired by the infectious energy & sweat-dripping fun of playing the drums. We welcome all fitness levels and an exhilarating atmosphere to let loose, tone up, and Rock Out!
    Instructor: Chrissy Plunkett
    Mondays 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM

    TAI-CHI FOR BEGINNERS 
    Class meets twice a week for a total of 8 classes in a session.
    Instructor: Karl Olexa
    Session Dates: November 2 - 30 (No class November 11)
    Mondays & Wednesdays 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    $40 for the session

    SOUND BOWLS & NUTRITION
    Experience various sound bowls for different organs & emotions along with essential nourishment which assists us moving forward with a stress-reduced experience in our everyday lives. Sample & Recipe included each week. (Please bring a yoga mat.)
    Instructor: Katherine Bates
    Thursdays: 6 – 7 PM
    November 19 - December 17 (no class 11/26)
    $45 for the session (4 classes)

    COMING SOON

    CIRCUIT TRAINING
    Devon Matos
    An outdoor circuit training class that has tire flips, sledgehammers, sled pull/push, sprints, etc.

    If you have an interest in teaching a class at the Lake Crago Outdoor Recreation Complex send us an email: LakeCrago@Lakelandgov.net or call: 863.834.2215

     

  • Kayak & Canoe Rentals

    More info coming soon.

  • User Check-In
    • All program participants should check in at the front counter prior to attending classes
    • Program participants will be registered in the participant program and issued an identification tag.