About Us

PRFC is a community focused facility open to the public and offers recreation and fitness opportunities for all ages in a friendly and supportive atmosphere. With our focus clearly on you, our team is dedicated to helping you to enjoy the recreation opportunities and leisure activities available at our center and to achieve your fitness goals. Come as you are: find your fun, find your fit!

The center comprises 27,000 square feet of recreation, fitness, activity room and amenity space. Our multi-use sport courts accommodate basketball, volleyball and pickleball for individual practice, open gym and league play. Practice your swing or pitch in indoor batting cages.

In the fitness area, enjoy top-of-the-line cardio equipment, strength and functional fitness equipment and exercise classes. Personal training and small group training will also be available to deliver an exceptional experience to help you achieve your goals safely and successfully. Bring your family – kids’ programs include boot camp, taekwondo, youth sports performance and tumbling.

Two multi-use activity rooms are available for rental by facility members and community organizations.

Our cozy Kids’ Corner for members or day visitors will provide care for children 6 weeks to 12 years old. You can have complete peace of mind knowing that your little ones are well cared for while you work out, take a class or enjoy the recreational facilities.

Access to the amenities within the center is available through drop-in fee (recreation or recreation/fitness), monthly recreation pass or All Access membership, which also includes Powell Wellness Center. A Fitness membership is available for use of the fitness amenities within PRFC. For complete details, please visit the Recreation and Membership pages.

Everything you might want and need for your family’s recreation and fitness is offered right here! Be sure and check our calendar for new activities!

Meet PRFC director Christine Kauffmann
Christine joined the Culpeper Wellness Foundation as a group fitness instructor and personal trainer in 2017. With more than 10 years of experience as a health and wellness coach, she is passionate about supporting others on their wellness journeys, with particular interest in reducing risk for chronic illness. She has taught a diverse array of adult and youth fitness classes from Country Heat cardio to P90X cardio & strength to homeschool youth fitness. Christine’s certifications include: personal training and group exercise (American Council on Exercise), fitness nutrition, and corrective exercise. Prior to becoming PRFC director, she actively supported many operational, logistical and administrative aspects of the recreation center’s 2022 opening and first year of operations, including staff training and customer service.


Your recreation choices

  • Two full-size multi-purpose courts for basketball, volleyball and pickleball
  • Two indoor multi-sport cages for baseball, lacrosse and other sports
  • Two large class/program rooms
  • Kids’ Corner child care for members


Your fitness choices

Give us a call at 540-825-0000 or stop by 19002 Crossroad Parkway; we’d be happy to show you around the facility!

Community first

PATH Recreation & Fitness Center is managed by the Culpeper Wellness Foundation, a Culpeper-based non profit that works to improve community health and promote community wellness in Culpeper, Orange and Madison counties. The Foundation also manages Powell Wellness Center and the Free Clinic of Culpeper.

With PATH Recreation & Fitness Center, we are excited to support healthy & fun lifestyle activities and a strong and social recreation community!


The Foundation’s partnerships with service organizations support the availability of health, wellness and fitness opportunities for disadvantaged youth and those in need in the communities served. In addition to offering many free programs throughout the year, we offer a limited number of scholarships for income eligible families to ensure that everyone has the opportunity to participate in the fitness and recreation programs we offer. These scholarships are made available through the generosity of our friends and donors.

Please take a look at our scholarship application form to learn more. This form may be downloaded for printing or picked up at the PRFC front desk.

100 percent of any profits earned at Culpeper Wellness Foundation facilities is used to further the organization’s mission of wellness, fitness and recreation for our friends and neighbors in Culpeper, Orange and Madison counties.

We look forward to hearing from you at any time!

PATH Recreation & Fitness Center: 540-825-0000

Email: prfc@culpeperwellness.org

P.S. – Did you know we’re on the Culpeper Trolley route? CLICK HERE to check out the schedule!

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Hours of operation:

Monday – Thursday:
5:00 am – 9:00 pm

Friday: 5:00 am – 8:00 pm

Saturday and Sunday:
8:00 am – 3:00 pm

Contact Us

19002 Crossroad Parkway
Culpeper, VA 22701

(540) 825-0000