Youth Basketball


NVAA Basketball League (Travel, Rec-Competitive, Boys and Girls Teams)

Estes Valley Recreation and Park District is forming travel basketball teams for 3rd, 4th, 5th and 6th grades in the Northern Valley Athletic Association. There are separate boys and girls teams. Divisions will be combined if there are not enough players in one age group.


Recreation Basketball League

The Recreation Basketball program emphasizes FUN and DEVELOPMENT physically, psychologically, and socially. The EVRPD is excited to announce it has teamed up with the Junior Nuggets! Each participant will receive two tickets to a Denver Nuggets game and a reversible Junior Nuggets jersey! Teams are formed using volunteer coaches. Each team (except Junior Jammers) practices two days a week and plays on Saturday mornings. If you are interested in coaching please contact us.

Junior Jammers (K-1st grade, Instructional)

This Saturday morning instructional program for Kindergarten and 1st Graders is co-ed and introduces youngsters to basic basketball skills and emphasizes having FUN.




Little Hoopsters (3 and 4 years old, Instructional, Parent Participation)

Little Hoopsters is part of the EVRPD's Little Athletes program for 3 and 4 year olds. Little Athletes is a developmental youth sports program that teaches children the very basic fundamentals of the sport in fun and engaging drills and games. 100% parent/guardian participation is required. Children practice one day a week. This program is Saturday’s only, for 6 weeks. Little Hoopsters helps develop coordination, motor skills, socialization skills, and introduces your child to playing with other young children and listening too and following instructions.

Denver Nuggets Skills Challenge

The January 2017 Denver Nuggets Skills Challenge has been cancelled for this season.