Parks & Recreation
Classes available now. Classes will be offered outside temporarily for the first half of the fall season until the recreation centers reopen. See flyer for more information on what classes are being offered at this location.
Looking for a class? Please view our Program Guide.
Carmel Valley Recreation Center offers free open play during the designated hours below. The hours on the calendar are for when the gym is open for Basketball, Pickleball, and Badminton. Please be sure to click on the actual activity for the correct day to view exact hours of that activity. For best results, please view the schedule from a desktop computer.
*Please note, times are subject to change.
The Carmel Valley Recreation Center and pool were built in 1999 and were dedicated the same year.
From Interstate 5 south exit on Del Mar Heights Road. Turn left and travel east to El Camino Real where there is a traffic light. Turn right on El Camino Real. Turn left on Townsgate Drive. The park and facility are on the right.
From Interstate 5 north take the Carmel Valley Road exit. Turn right at the end of the exit and travel to El Camino Real. Turn left on El Camino Real and go to Townsgate Drive. Turn right on Townsgate Drive. The park and facility are on the right.
The center is accessible by bus via SDMTS Route 89 (weekdays only).