Metro Louisville Wellness Resources

Louisville Metro offers a wealth of exercise and recreational opportunities. Citizens are encouraged to take advantage of wellness programs and classes, including:

Physical Fitness and Outdoor Opportunities at Metro Parks Recreation programs keep communities happy, healthy and active. For more information on the Recreation Division of Metro Parks, call (502) 456-8186 or e-mail Metro Parks.

Adapted Leisure Activities Serving citizens of all ages with mental and/or physical disabilities.
Aquatics The year-round Mary T. Meagher Aquatic Center and several outdoor summer pools.
Athletics Youth and adult sports leagues.
Community Centers 16 facilities providing diverse recreation programs throughout our community.
Metro Arts Center Classes for children and adults in the fine and applied arts.
Senior Services Recreation for Louisville's diverse senior citizen population.
Summer Camps Artistic, environmental and sports programs for children.
Outdoor Recreation   Camping, Hiking, Kayaking, Archery, Horseback Riding and more!

Web sites of interest:

Worksite Wellness

Physical activity for Everyone: Recommendations

US Department of Health and Human Services

Bicycle and Pedestrian Information

Exercise Paths

Tennis Courts

Jewish Community Center - Jewish Community Center of Louisville provides everything from recreation to inspiration for you and your family.

Norton HealthCare - Access to health information, classes and events.

YMCA of Greater Louisville - Provides services for any youth or adult who desires to participate, regardless of their ability to pay established membership, class or program fees.

Walking Wednesdays at Crescent Hill Reservoir - Step inside the Crescent Hill Gatehouse to learn the history and innovation behind Louisville Water Company. A Louisville Water Company guide will give visitors a brief historical overview. Afterwards, take a healthy walk around the Reservoir, one of the city’s favorite walking destination. Click here for more information.