Humboldt County Development Association, IA

Recreation & Activities

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Humboldt Recreation Center

Humboldt County is proud to be home to the Humboldt Recreation Center donated by the Ken and Marilyn Nielsen family. The Center is a tremendous asset that helps better position Humboldt County as businesses seek to attract and retain a quality workforce. The Center greatly compliments the recreational opportunities available in Humboldt County and will continue to enhance the quality of life for many years.

The Center boasts 70,000 square feet of fitness space, including:

  • 200 meter track
  • 2 full-length basketball courts (with volleyball standards)
  • 3 pickleball courts
  • Weight room
  • Treadmills and other exercise equipment
  • 2 racquetball courts
  • Sandpit volleyball courts
  • Yoga and dance studio
  • CrossFit room
  • Spin bike room
  • Sauna
  • And so much more...

For more information on the Humboldt Recreation Center please visit the Center Facebook page!

Humboldt County is also home to many trails, parks, camping, and other outdoor recreational amenities as well. For more information on the recreational amenities available in Humboldt County, please contact us at


Youth & Adult Activities

Humboldt County has a variety of activities and amenities for all ages.  Youth sports, musicals, dancing, and other activities are important to the quality of life for children and parents.  Below are just a few of the youth activities Humboldt County has to offer:


Humboldt Recreation Programs

Approximate Month Activities
January Youth Basketball
February Adult Pickleball
March Youth Handball
April Youth Outdoor Soccer & Coed Volleyball
May Youth Baseball & Softball
June Swim Team
July Adult Softball & Adult Sand Volleyball
August Youth Volleyball Clinic
September NFL Flag Football & Mini Milers (Youth XC)
October Adult Pickleball
December Adult Basketball

Be sure to check out the Humboldt Parks and Recreation website and Facebook page for up-to-date information.


Humboldt Family Aquatic Center

Follow this link for information on the aquatic center.

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