Recreation

Green Ridge Recreation Center

Roanoke County, Roanoke, Virginia

The Green Ridge Recreation Center features an outdoor recreation swimming pool and terraces with a concessions area; an indoor recreation swimming pool with fitness lanes; a two-story entry lobby with lounges; a two-court basketball gymnasium; a three-lane running track; administrative staff and conference areas; three multipurpose rooms; a fitness area with views into the adjacent gymnasium and natatorium; aerobics studios; and parking for 350 cars. Having earned LEED Gold certification, the facility incorporates many sustainable design elements including site lighting designed to reduce light pollution; heat recovery from natatorium dehumidification; and exceptional natural light and views for the facility’s users.