Honored to be voted Culpeper’s Best Gym! (2023 Best of Your Hometown Survey)


Join today and make your health a priority

Your ALL ACCESS membership includes Powell Wellness Center and PATH Recreation & Fitness Center!

JOIN NOW to enjoy the January savings: 50% off the Join Fee! (discount included at link)

Powell Wellness Center (PWC) is the area’s premier health and wellness facility and the only certified medical fitness facility in the region. PATH Recreation & Fitness Center (PRFC) offers multi-use sport courts for basketball, volleyball and pickleball, indoor batting cages, a golf/multi-sport simulator and cardio equipment, strength and functional fitness equipment and exercise classes. In the 2023 community surveys of businesses and services in Culpeper, PRFC was voted “Best Fitness Center & Community Center” in the Best of the Best survey and “Best Recreation Facility” in the Best of Your Hometown survey.

Sign up for membership today and begin to experience the benefits that regular exercise and physical activity can bring to your overall wellbeing!


Best gym in Culpeper because there is an indoor pool, sauna, hot tub, excellent showers and women’s locker room and a variety of equipment to use. Plus an awesome staff.

Kerri, Google review for Powell Wellness Center

Excellent facility. Family friendly atmosphere. Informative staff and well qualified.

Kerri, Google review for PATH Recreation & Fitness Center


Membership benefits your health:
  • Your All Access membership includes an initial wellness assessment at Powell Wellness Center upon enrollment and an annual wellness assessment each year. Learn about the assessment
  • Powell’s unique status as a medically integrated fitness center offers specialized services to support your wellness journey.
  • Personal trainers are available at both facilities to help guide your fitness efforts. Members enjoy a member rate on personal training.
Membership offers value:
  • Your membership is ALL ACCESS! You’ll have access to all areas of Powell Wellness Center and PATH Recreation & Fitness Center (PRFC), both part of the non-profit Culpeper Wellness Foundation. PRFC’s fitness area focuses on high intensity and functional training and offers cardiovascular, strength and functional exercise equipment, group exercise classes including P90X, yoga and more, and small group & personal training. PRFC’s recreation section includes two full-size multipurpose courts for volleyball, pickleball and basketball; two indoor batting cages; and two activity rooms. The recreation center also offers youth programs and drop in child care.
  • Included in your membership are regularly scheduled aquatic and group exercise classes at PWC and group exercise classes and scheduled open court access at PATH Recreation & Fitness Center.
  • Enjoy member rates for personal training, small group training and fee-based special classes or programs at PWC and PATH Recreation & Fitness Center.


Membership offers comfort & convenience:
  • The PWC Café includes a selection of beverages including Seattle’s Best Coffee®, all natural smoothies, Gatorade® and other bottled drinks including water, Propel®, Lipton® teas, V8®, and Muscle Milk©; and a variety of healthy snacks including CLIF® bars, KIND® bars, trail mix, Chex Mix™ and Skinny Pop® popcorn.
  • At PRFC, a vending station includes Premier Protein® & OWYN™ protein beverages, Celsius® energy drinks and Gatorade® sports hydration drinks.
  • Lockers are available for our members at both facilities and cubbies and coat hooks are conveniently located. Lockers may be used on a daily, first-come first-served basis. Lockers are also available for rent; please inquire at the front desk.
  • Other services: Complimentary towel service is provided for all members at PWC, with full-sized towels available at the front reception desk, and workout towels available near the fitness desk. Limited towel service is available at PRFC. Hair dryers and personal hygiene products are available in the PWC locker rooms. PRFC offers private combined restroom/shower rooms. Both centers have weight scales, water fountains and bottle fillers.

If you have any questions about membership, please contact the membership department at 540-445-5398.

Contact Us


1005 Golf Drive
Culpeper, VA 22701


Monday-Thursday: 5:30 am – 8:00 pm
Friday: 5:30 am to 7:00 pm
Saturday & Sunday: 8:00 am to 3:00 pm


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Membership plans

To become a member, please visit the PWC or PRFC front desks or join online

Pricing below is per month for All Access membership. An initial enrollment fee is identified for each membership category.

Thank you for your interest. We look forward to seeing you in the centers!

Corporate memberships

Corporate memberships are available to businesses and organizations interested in participating in an employee wellness program in partnership with PWC. If your organization or company is interested in a corporate membership agreement, please contact a PWC membership representative at 540-445-5398 for more information and to apply.

Fitness scholarships

We offer a scholarship for the purpose of supporting a limited number of individuals in need whose health may benefit from an exercise program. Priority is given to those who have a documented medical condition and are referred by a physician to participate in the FitScripts program. Scholarship candidates must demonstrate financial hardship and be committed to fully utilizing the PWC’s services during the term of the scholarship. For consideration, please review the application and information form for scholarship (print & mail, email or submit in person) / aplicacion y informacion para una beca (imprimir y enviar por correo, enviar por correo electrónico o enviar en persona).

Contact us

We are here to support your health and wellness efforts and recreation interests! We look forward to helping you get stronger, relieve stress, become more fit and avoid injury and illness. It’s time to take care of YOU!

Please address any questions you may have to the membership department at 540-445-5398.