Photo of equipment in a room.


With the new Bakke Recreation & Wellbeing Center under construction, the Holt Fitness Center is here to provide Lakeshore residents with a top-tier workout facility. Located on the upper floor of the Frank Holt Center, the Fitness Center is packed with strength and cardio equipment.


1650 Kronshage Drive
Madison, WI 53706


Hours of Operation

August 29 – December 22

Day of the Week Hours
Sunday - Saturday 6am - 10pm

Holt open during Home Football games.

Adjusted Hours

Date Hours
November 23 6am - 6pm
November 24 - 28 Closed
December 22 6am - 6:30am

December 23 – January 22, 2023

Date Hours
December 23 - January 16 Closed
January 17 - 22 6am - 10pm

Check back in January 2023 for updated hours.

Check back in February 2023 for updated hours.

Things to Know

  • Holt Fitness Center is located on the second floor of the Frank Holt Center.
  •  There are two entrances:
    • West side of building – Walk up staircase to second floor
    • East side of building – Entrance is on same floor as HFC
  • All current UW-Madison students have access to the space.
  • The fitness center is not supervised by Rec Well staff.
  • In case of an emergency, an emergency phone is located on-site that automatically contacts 9-1-1. An AED is also available.
  • Please clean your equipment after use with sanitation wipes provided.
  • Our staff deep clean the equipment on a weekly basis.
  • If there is an issue with the equipment, please fill out a work order using the QR code located on the equipment.
  • Men’s & women’s bathrooms are available.
  • Lost and found items will be taken to the Nicholas Recreation Center. If you think you’ve left something behind, please visit us at the Nick to retrieve it.


  • Treadmills
  • Ellipticals
  • Stationary bikes
  • Selectorized strength equipment
  • Pin-loaded weight equipment
  • Unlocked storage spaces are available for personal belongings