Today we want to discuss the best gyms in Jackson as well as everything we know about working out near you. Our goal is to get you in and out as quick as we can.
Our first section will be all about the best gyms in Jackson. Once they are out of the way we will mention all the places you can go for spinning or indoor cycling classes, plus the best boxing and MMA gyms in town.
The best pilates and yoga studios in your area definitely will need to get a shout out. Plus we will discuss other subjects on working out like bootcamps and barre exercises.
For those who prefer to work out under the sun instead of the gym we have a lengthy list of outdoor recreation areas for you to choose from. And to wrap everything up we will list the best local stores to buy home gym equipment and sporting goods.
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Best Gyms In Jackson
When you are ready to work out the best gyms in are:
- Baptist Healthplex at 717 Manship St
- The Club at 970 Lakeland Dr
- Quest Fitness Club at 1693 Lakeover Rd
- Planet Fitness at 5250 Interstate 55 N
- Orangetheory Fitness at 102 District Blvd E #105
- Anytime Fitness at 4924 I-55 N #107
- Planet Fitness at 3029 US-80 E, Pearl
- Focus Fit at 5709 US-80, Pearl
- Madison Healthplex Performance Center at 501 Baptist Dr
- Baptist Healthplex at 102 Clinton Pkwy, Clinton
- Clinton Family YMCA at 400 Lindale St, Clinton
- Club4 Fitness Lake Harbour at 511 Lake Harbour Dr, Ridgeland
- The Hangout at 125 Dyess Rd, Ridgeland
- Flowood Family YMCA at 690 Liberty Rd, Flowood
If you are trying to find a 24 hour gym near you then Anytime Fitness will get the job done. For both a basketball court and pool head to Baptist Healthplex in Clinton or any of the YMCA’s.
You can also find a pool at Baptist Healthplex Jackson, The Club, Madison Healthplex Performance Center, and Club4 Fitness Lake Harbour. The Hangout is the best rock climbing gym in your area.
Just about all of the above have zumba or cardio dance classes. If you want a gym with childcare go to the YMCA’s or Madison Healthplex.
By the way you don’t just need to take our word for it because Baptist Healthplex in Clinton was voted the Best Fitness Center in 2020 by readers of Mississippi Magazine.
Spinning & Indoor Cycling Classes Near You
We don’t know of any dedicated spinning or indoor cycling studios here. However you can find spin classes at many of the above local gyms like Baptist Healthplex Jackson, The Club, Madison Healthplex, Baptist Healthplex in Clinton, and Club4 Fitness in Lake Harbour.
Boxing & MMA Gyms
You can find cardio fighting classes at many places, but if you want to get really technical you need to visit boxing and MMA gyms in your area like:
- Boxers Rebellion Fighting Arts and Fitness at 856 State St Suite E
- Gracie South Jiu Jitsu & Kickboxing at 551 Ridgecrest Dr, Madison
- Marshall Arts MMA Academy at 6530 Old Canton Rd, Ridgeland
- Jason Griffin’s Tiger Rock Martial Arts at 125 Dyess Rd, Ridgeland
You can find more boxing cardio classes at Baptist Healthplex Jackson, The Club, Focus Fit, Club4 Fitness in Lake Harbour from our main list.
Yoga & Pilates Studios In Jackson
You can also head to one of these yoga or pilates studios near you:
- StudiOm Yoga at 665 Duling Ave
- Pilates of Jackson at 1491 Canton Mart Rd
- Tara Yoga at 200 Park Circle Suite 4, Flowood
- Soul Synergy Center at 5490 Castlewoods Court D, Flowood
Plus all of these gyms from our main Jackson list have yoga and pilates: Baptist Healthplex, The Club, Madison Healthplex Performance Center, Clinton Family YMCA and Flowood Family YMCA. There are also yoga classes at Anytime Fitness and Baptist Healthplex in Clinton.
We don’t know if you prefer vinyasa, hatha flow, hot, bikram, power, ashtanga or other popular techniques so look around the links to those studios and find the right one for your needs.
Those who need a little extra motivation can get it by going to workout bootcamps and the Burn Boot Camp in Madison is one we recommend. Orangetheory Fitness also has local bootcamps.
Pure Barre located at 4500 I-55 N #235-A is a dedicated barre exercise studio near you. In addition these top gyms in your area also have barre exercise classes: Madison Healthplex Performance Center, Clinton Family YMCA, and Flowood Family YMCA.
Best Places For Outdoor Recreation Near You
Now you know about the best gyms in Jackson, but if you prefer to work out under the sun these outdoor recreation areas are great for hiking, running, or riding bikes:
- LeFleur’s Bluff State Park
- Mayes Lake
- Mississippi Petrified Forest
- The Oaks
- Pearl River
- Winner’s Circle Park
- Parham Bridges’ Park
- Mynelle Gardens Arboretum & Botanical Center
- Reservoir Botanical Gardens
- Roosevelt State Park
- Chisha Foka Multi-Use Trail
Where To Buy Sporting Goods In Jackson
When you need some new gear or equipment try one of these sporting goods stores in your area:
- Buffalo Peak Outfitters at 4500 I-55, N #115
- Hibbett Sports at 1220 E Northside Dr #190
- Lululemon Athletica at 4500 I-55 N #120
- Nevada Bob’s at 4800 I-55 N #12A
- Bass Pro Shops at 100 Bass Pro Dr, Pearl
- Dick’s Sporting Goods at 175 Grandview Blvd, Madison
- Academy Sports + Outdoors at 1951 Main St, Madison
- Sportique at 677 Pear Orchard Rd, Ridgeland
Home Gym Equipment
The above list will probably also have some but you can also buy home gym equipment at:
- Fitness Expo at 5725 Old Canton Rd
- Indian Cycle Fitness & Outdoor at 677 S Pear Orchard Rd, Ridgeland
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Enjoy Working Out At Jackson Gyms
Well guys, for now that is all that we have to share with you. After reading about all of those gyms, spinning classes, yoga studios, outdoor recreation spots, and places to buy equipment for working out near you you should feel a lot better about what comes next. We will be back often to update this page so that these lists stay fresh.
Please share your own local fitness tips or let us know if we got anything wrong in the comments. Have fun visiting the best gyms in Jackson or working out in whichever way you prefer.