Feather River College

Partners in Education

Through this partnership, LAFC is able to offer a variety of courses in Life-Long Health and Fitness. These courses are designed to promote healthy living through regular exercise and proper nutrition. They also provide support for continuing education in related fields. Courses include Cardio Fitness, Core Training, Free Weight Strength Training, Aerobics, Full Body Circuit Training, High-Intensity Interval Training, Dance Fitness , Pilates, Yoga, Indoor Cycling and Line Dancing Classes. To assist in focusing each person’s fitness efforts, LAFC incorporates Body Composition Analysis using state-of-the-art hi-tech analytical scales and computer software programs. 

WiFi and DirecTV


The Staff at LAFC hopes you will visit our facility soon and let us show you how the "biggest" little gym in Northern California can meet your fitness needs.

Our facility is nestled in the small town of Chester, California near beautiful Lake Almanor and snow-covered Mt. Lassen.  

We focus on maintaining a clean, comfortable environment with  a complete compliment of well maintained equipment to meet your fitness needs.  

Give us a call, we have a reasonably priced membership plan just right for you.

Our friendly staff of Lake Almanor Fitness is eager to help you get started toward your fitness goals, and on to a healthier, happier, new you.

Just visiting the area?  Drop-Ins are always welcome!  
Call (530) 258-3900

Lake Almanor Fitness Center 
Chester, CA

Fitness for  Every"BODY"

Stand-up tanning booth available to members and the general public. 

You have fitness goals. We have the resources to make them a reality. As a new member, you will be offered a fFREE orientation session with our friendly staff. This orientation will familiarize you with each piece of exercise equipment and help insure you will achieve your fitness goals. Check out all that we offer.

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Wendy Cheli
Body Composition
Analysis Specialist
Office Manager



Shawnee Walters

Mondays & Wednesdays

  Alternate Mon &Wed            

(Zumba will resume back to the 630 pm slot come Summer. )     


Mary Austin

Tuesdays 4:30-5:30 pm       


Shannon Medici-Brinkman                   Tuesdays                    5:00-6:00 pm

Dance Fitness


LAFC Services

We’re a fully-equipped, clean, and friendly fitness facility with a strong commitment towards personalized service and individual attention for those seeking to achieve a healthier lifestyle. 

  • New Member Orientation
  • Complete line of cardiovascular equipment
  • Full-body variable resistance circuit equipment
  • Aerobic studio
  • Free weights
  • Group Exercise classes
  • Body Composition Analysis
  • Stand-Up Tanning Booth
  • Whole Body Vibration Machine
  • After-School Children's Exercise