Are you looking for a fresh start this spring? Wanting to find a new gym to join? Or do you just want a place to play your favorite sport? If so, take a look at our 10 places to be active and see how Mt. Pleasant has something for everyone!
Relish in the positive and motivational environment at Morey Courts. Members enjoy the extensive fitness center, and access to courts for sports like basketball and volleyball. Morey courts also offers two indoor tennis and 3 racquetball courts. Take fitness a step further with personal training, clinics, or by bringing a friend with day passes for visitors.
The Student Activity Center (S.A.C.)
You don’t have to be a Central Michigan student to take full advantage of the Student Activity Center (S.A.C.). Members of the S.A.C. can access 6 billiard tables, an indoor track, and 6 full length courts for basketball, volleyball, and more! They also offer an aquatic center for swim lessons, or leisurely swimming, along with 2 saunas and spa. And let’s not forget ULanes Bowling with 12 lanes, shoe rentals and glow bowl.
If you are someone looking for a fun and upbeat way to get healthy then visit Off-Broadway Performing Arts Studio. They offer Zumba dance fitness classes to get you moving and grooving. Zumba combines fast and slow rhythms and resistance training to help your body while having a good time dancing. Stop by the Off- Broadway studio for a class schedule today!
Mt. Pleasant Hot Yoga
Looking to heat things up? Mt. Pleasant Hot Yoga offers a diverse range of classes to help anyone and everyone enjoy the benefits of yoga. Not only are they equipped with a spacious studio, but they offer both men and women’s locker rooms, complete with showers. You may also rent or purchase yoga mats and towels.
Are you someone who looks for excitement? Central Michigan University’s rock climbing wall provides limitless opportunities for anyone interested in heart-stirring recreational experiences that promote fitness and boost self-esteem. The climbing wall is available Monday through Thursday evenings and by reservation Friday through Sunday.
Working with Morey Courts Recreation Center, McLaren Fitness offers everything from knowledgeable staff to the latest exercise equipment. They also offer group fitness classes! Located off of Central Michigan University’s campus this facility will give their members the individual attention they deserve.
For the exercise enthusiast who also requires flexibility and convenience, then Endurance Fitness Mount Pleasant is the place for you. They offer top-of-the-line exercise equipment and one-on-one personal training. Only have time for a workout at night? Endurance Fitness is open 24 hours.
MP Fit Club
One of the most unique fitness locations in Mt. Pleasant is MP Fit Club. They offer all fitness classes designed to push limits. You will not find typical exercise equipment in this gym. Instead there are instructor lead classes that will have you jumping in and out of tires, on top of boxes, pulling ropes, doing pushups and more. If you are looking to revolutionize your fitness routine, check out MP Fit Club!
The Mt. Pleasant area offers many parks in and out of the city. The city parks are intertwined with the GKB River Trail, offering miles of paved trail that run along the Chippewa River. The city parks are great for someone who likes to enjoy a run outside with a great view. The Isabella County parks are also great for someone who enjoys a more rustic environment. Deerfield Nature Park features more of the Chippewa River, the famous covered bridge, disc golf courses and many wooded trails.
Did you know the average golfer who walks an 18 whole course while carrying their clubs burns up to 1,500 calories? Even though golf is a slower paced game, it is a sport that can get your blood pumping. Luckily the Mt. Pleasant area is home to many different golf courses. Whether you are a beginner looking to get started or a true golf veteran who strives for a challenge, Mt. Pleasant has the course for you.