Current/Upcoming Activities

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Registration Forms:
Youth Sports Registration Form
Adult Sports Registration Form
Activities Wavier
Craft Fair Application
Community Golf Classic

Girls Youth Basketball: This basketball league is for 3rd and 4th graders and 5th and 6th graders begins with practices starting the first or second week of October. This program will be held at the Administration Building and the Grand Valley Recreation Center.

  • Fee: $55
  • Deadline: September 15th, 2017
  • Requirements: Ages 8+, shoes, *basketball shoes are encouraged but if not available, use of whatever athletic shoe is fine

7th Annual Community Golf Classic: This event is held each year to raise funds to assist the Parachute/Battlement Mesa Park & Recreation District in the construction of our new Community Park to serve the needs of residents, friends and guest throughout the district. September 30th, 2017!

Adult Co-ed Fall VolleyballFor those 16 years old and older, both men and women. We have two sessions for this program which are both held at the Grand Valley Recreation Center. The first is the fall session which begins in October through November. Further information is explained below.

  • Fee: $175/team
  • Fall Deadline: October, 6th, 2017
  • Requirements: 16 and over, 6 players minimum per team

Tiny Tot BasketballFor little ones, 4 years old up to the 2nd grade will be held in November and ending before the December holiday season festivities. No uniform fee is required. This will be held on two times during the week after school at the gymnasium at Bea Underwood Elementary School in Parachute. Due to limited space our cap on participants is 25. As a result spaces fill up quickly, so don’t hesitate to come sign them up!

  • Fee: $30 (Includes a tee shirt!)
  • Deadline: October 27th, 2017
  • Requirements: Ages 4 and up through 2nd grade, athletics shoes

35th Annual Craft Fair: The 35th Annual Craft Fair will be held on Saturday, November 18th, 2017 at the Grand Valley High School in Parachute. This is the BIG one! 135+ talented, vendors will be showing and selling their hand crafted items! There is such a wonderful display of unique and one of a kind items, from which to choose!  Great Christmas gifts, or for other gift giving and/or for yourself! Please mark November 18th, 2017 on your calendars and come over to shop! There is concession stand at the event, yummy baked goods, kettle corn is offered at both entrance doors and a festive atmosphere! This Fair is well worth the drive to Parachute!

Start of 2018 Programs

Adult Co-ed Winter VolleyballFor those 16 years old and older, both men and women. We have two sessions for this program which are both held at the Grand Valley Recreation Center. Winter is the second session which starts in January. Further information is explained below.

  • Fee: $175/team
  • Winter Deadline: December 29th, 2017
  • Requirements: 16 and over, 6 players minimum per team

Boys’ Youth BasketballThis is a program held in January through March. Practices are held at the Administration Building and at the Grand Valley Recreation Center while league games are played in town on a Saturday or two. Games are held out of the town for the other Saturdays in the “season.” For kids 3rd grade through 6th grade.

  • Fee: $55
  • Deadline: January 2nd, 2018
  • Requirements: Ages 8+, shoes, *basketball shoes are encouraged but if not available, use of whatever athletic shoe is fine

Snowman Building Contest: This is for residential and for business. Snowmen must be built by 10:00 am, January, 2018. No snow? BE CREATIVE!

  • Fee: FREE! No waiver needed!
  • Deadline: January, 2018
  • Address list will be posted on January, 2018

Spring Soccer: Soccer has two seasons, our first is during the spring. This is for youth ages 8 through 13, boys and girls. Games will be played up and down the valley, and furthermore, games with also be held in Parachute.

  • Fee: $55
  • Deadline: February 2, 2018
  • Requirements: Ages 8+, shoes, *basketball shoes are encouraged but if not available, use of whatever shoe is fine

Youth WrestlingYouth wrestling is for kids 4 years old through 6th grade, boys and girls. There will be a tournament held in Parachute, also! This program runs from late March into the first week end in May.

  • Fee: $75
  • Deadline: February 23, 2018
  • Requirements: Singlets are provided, wrestling shoes are required, and we have a few that were donated for kids.

Youth Baseball/Softball: Boys and girls of all ages get to participate in this traveling baseball/softball league! Teams will travel to local towns to play, as well as host, games with local towns near Parachute. A great way for kids to learn the value of teamwork and the basics of the game! It will be a lot of fun for both the kids and the parents! Coaches wanted are always wanted!

  • Fee: $55
  • Deadline: April 14th, 2017
  • Requirements: Ages 8+, cleats and a glove

Tee Ball/Coach Pitch: Young boys and girls will learn how to play the game of baseball in this fun program. The younger, newer players will be able to hit off a tee. In addition, the older, more experienced players will learn to hit an underhand toss. The basics of fielding, running, and throwing will be taught. All practices and games will be held in Parachute down at Callahan Ball Fields. Coaches are always wanted!

  • Fee: $30 (Includes a tee shirt!)
  • Deadline: April 14th, 2017
  • Requirements: Ages 4-8 and a glove; if they do not have one we have some that they can borrow for the day and return.

Adult Coed Softball: Adult coed softball will be held in June and July. This is a recreational league. Games are held either on one or two nights a week depending on how many team register.

  • Fee: $250/team
  • Deadline: May 25th, 2018
  • Requirements: 16 and over, 9 players minimum per team

British Soccer Camp: Parachute/Battlement Mesa Park and Recreation once again this summer has partnered with British Challenger Soccer Camp. This will take place TBD, and will be held at the Callahan ball fields down town by Cottonwood Park. #1 SOCCER CAMP IN USA AND CANADA!

Register or find more information HERE

First Kicks:

  • Ages: 3 years olds
  • Time: 11 am-12 pm
  • Price: $86

Mini Soccer:

  • Ages: 4-6 year olds
  • Time: 9:00-10:30 am
  • Price: $101

Half Day:

  • Ages: 6-16 year olds
  • Time: 9 am-12 pm
  • Price: $136

Golden Goal:

  • Ages: 6-16 year olds
  • Time: 1-3 pm
  • Price: $45

The “Golden Goal” session is a fun packed add on session that runs Monday- Thursday and is open to the 9-12 pm campers only. Please provide your child with lunch- Challenger Sports coaches will supervise the children over the break between sessions.

Fall Soccer: This is the second season for soccer which is still for youth ages 8 through 13, boys and girls. Games will played up and down the valley, along with games being held in Parachute.

  • Fee: $55
  • Deadline: June, 2018
  • Requirements: Ages 8+, shoes, *basketball shoes are encouraged but if not available, use of whatever shoe is fine

Tiny Tot Soccer: This program is designed so younger kids can learn the basics of soccer (dribbling, passing, shooting, etc.) at their pace. The program is a lot of fun for both parents and kids. Parent participation is more than welcomed and encouraged!  The soccer fields and goals are very small and easy for the kids to use!

  • Fee: $30 (Includes a tee shirt!)
  • Deadline: August, 2018
  • Requirements: Ages 4-8, shin guards, cleats are not required at this level, but can be used.