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Gillett Recreation-Fitness Center




Department of Campus Recreation
Located at: 220 19th Street NE
on the BSU Campus

OPC Boathouse Located at: Diamond Point Park

Gillett Recreation-Fitness Center:
Phone: (218) 755-4135
Fax: (218) 755-4363

Phone: (218) 755-2999
Fax: (218) 755-4363

Mailing Address:
1500 Birchmont Dr. NE #29
Bemidji, MN 56601-2907

Gillett Recreation-Fitness Center

Be Active!

Recreation and Fitness for the Campus & Community

An active, fit mind is best fueled by an active, fit body and we've got everything you need achieve a physically active, healthy way of life.  The Gillett Recreation-Fitness Center offers state of the art equipment and facilities that will help you slim down, tone up, de-stress, or just plain play. 

If you are a student, meeting minimum enrollment requirements, you have free access. We also have flexible membership options for faculty, staff, alumni, and the public.

So let's get started! 


Flexible memberships available to everyone


State of the art equipment and facilities

Fitness Classes

Wide variety of fitness classes from aerobics to yoga


Health Insurance Coverage

You may be eligible for money back from your health insurance company for being a member of and working out at the Gillet Recreation-Fitness Center!

Policies & Services

  • Forms: Membership and release forms
  • Policies: Information you need to know to use our facilities
  • Services: Lockers, equipment use and rentals