Tips for summer fitness

Taking your workouts outdoors is part of summer fun. Here’s how to play it safe when exercising in the heat!

Summertime & the snackin’s easy…

Whether you’re looking for your new favorite snack or inspired to eat like an Olympian, CA nutritionist Bonnie Pace has you covered!


Dive in

Where else can you cool off at so many pools in one community?


Tee off

Award-winning golf courses with something for all ages and skill levels


Rec on a new level

Mini golf, batting cages and skateboarding all at the Columbia SportsPark


Get outside!

95 miles of pathways to explore


Serving up summer

Bring your A-game to CA’s tennis courts and facilities


Entertainment galore

Free movies and concerts all summer on the Lakefront

Show Us How You’re Spending Your #ColumbiaSummer

CA Team Sound Off – Favorite #ColumbiaSummer Traditions

The Patuxent Branch trail! Start at Lake Elkhorn, walk all the way to historic Savage Mill, grab lunch and then walk back for a fantastic 11-mile round trip.” -Marty Oltmanns, CA Aquatics Director

Jackson Pond, located in Phelps Luck of Long Reach. You can walk the path around this scenic pond or soak in the view of the foliage and wildlife on its benches.” -Liz Henzey, Columbia Art Center Director

Martin Road Park, my friends and I use the field there all the time for ultimate frisbee and then sometimes use the basketball court afterwards” – Sam Kasura, Communications And Technology Specialist, C&M

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