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Thursday, January 16th, 2014

We are starting Saturday night climbing at the RED BRICK.  January 25th from 5:30-8:30PM for the rest of the season

Fitness: Cycling Clinics & Lessons

Thursday, May 30th, 2013

Join Aspen Parks & Recreation Center in June for a range of mountain biking lessons and bike maintenance clinics.

NEW!  Bike Maintenance 101

These sessions will cover the basics of “Bike Maintenance” such as simple tail side fixes, broken chains, flats and bent derailleur…etc.June 18 and 20
Time: 600pm-7:30pm
For more information please call 970.544.4100

NEW! Beginner Mountain Biker Skills Class
Interested in becoming a great mountain biker? Join this beginner’s skill clinic TODAY!!! This clinic will cover basic introduction to the mechanics of the bike and the skills of mountain biking.
June 20 and 22
Time: 10:00am-11:30am
Fee: $30
For more information please call 970.544.4100

Don’t forget to join the 500 Mile Club!
Bike, swim, run,  lift or even strike a yoga pose to the finish line. This club includes a speaker series, prizes at major mile markers, gear to help in your success and much more for just $10!
Start tracking your miles
For additional information please call 970.544.4100

Aspen Tennis Club Open House

Thursday, May 23rd, 2013

Aspen Tennis Club is open for business! Free Tennis All Day Sunday May 26 from 9:00am – 5:00pm Come meet the staff and bring your tennis racquet for some fun tennis. We will have a free serving clinic, ball machine usage, game courts and open courts for hitting starting at 12pm – 3pm.

Adults, juniors and families are invited.

We will be open for reservations or private lessons starting May 27. Adult Clinics begin June 3 and Youth clinics begin June 10.

Call 970-429-2869 or go online to check out all the activities or reserve a court.

We Love Summer!

Wednesday, April 24th, 2013

We LOVE Summer and want you to come climb, swim, skate and play all summer long!

Summer passes are now available for just $99 youth and $169 adult. These passes are valid June 1- August 31 and give you access to all the great activities and amenities Aspen Recreation can offer! Get our of the heat and zoom down our 2-story waterslide, climb up our auto-belay climbing tower, or enjoy a wide variety of fitness classes. You can have fun all summer long!

These passes are only available online at

TetraBrazil Soccer Camp

Wednesday, April 17th, 2013

Sign up today for the TetraBrazil Soccer Camp held June 17- June 21 at Iselin Turf Field

TetraBrazil camps and team clinics will inspire players to practice and improve their ball control, foot skills and moves that Brazilian soccer is famous for.  With our unique programs combining learning and fun players are grouped according to age and ability.  From there we will challenge players to raise their game and reach new heights within an excellent learning environment.

All camps feature:

•             Brazilian Coaching Staff

•             Free Camp T-Shirt

•             Free Soccer Ball

•             Free Soccer Poster

•             New TetraBrazil Skills Curriculum

Just look at what every camper can receive!

Start Smart – 3-5yrs Sports Development Program

Friday, April 12th, 2013

The Start Smart Sports Development Program is a developmentally appropriate introductory sports program for children 3-5 years old.  The program prepares children for organized sports, in a fun non-threatening environment.

The Start Smart Sports Development Program prepares children and their parents for organized sports without the threat of competition or the fear of getting hurt.  Age appropriate equipment from Franklin Sports® and Hasbro® is used in teaching throwing, catching, batting and kicking.

Benefits of Participation

  • Builds confidence and self-esteem in children
  • Fun and positive early experience in sports
  • Helps prepare kids for future sports participation
  • Helps prepare kids and parents for specific sports
  • Quality time together for parent and child
  • Helps parents learn how to support and teach their child

When: Tuesdays, April 23rd – May 28th @ Aspen Elementary Gym.

Time: 5:15-6:15pm        Fee: $65/child      $60/child online registration.

PARENTS/Guardians MUST be present and participate with their child.  20 children maximum*

Enroll at or call (970) 920-5140.

2013 Aspen Recreation Fun Guide

Saturday, March 23rd, 2013

Here is your 2013 Aspen Recreation FUN Guide:

Minikicker Soccer Camp

Monday, February 4th, 2013

City of Aspen Recreation is proud to offer Challenger Sports NEW MiniKickers Program in association with the Challenger Soccer Academy

MiniKickers is a new and exciting program that teaches basic soccer skills while developing strength, balance, coordination, listening skills and teamwork. Our professional, qualified British coaches will ensure your child has a positive soccer experience.

Soccer experts, child development professionals and experienced coaches, have devised the MiniKickers curriculum. Weekly 45-minute soccer classes for a period of 6 weeks!

JOIN US TODAY and become a part of our TEAM CUBS and TEAM LIONS as you learn new skills and have fun with our fantastic Challenger Sports Soccer Coaches.

Space is limited in each class, so SIGN UP TODAY!

LOCATION: Iselin Field

Mondays April 8-May 13
Ages 3-5

Costs just $75 for 6 weeks of soccer!

Register online at or contact Grant Hall 720-204-4053,

Join the 500 Mile Fitness Club

Monday, January 28th, 2013

500 Mile Club – Make 2013 Count

Do you have what it takes to reach 500 miles in a year? Put yourself to the test. Bike, swim, run or even strike a yoga pose to the finish line.

  • Bike, Swim, Run= Mile for mile
  • Yoga/Pilates/Stretch Class= 2 miles for an hour class
  • 1 hr Cardio Fitness Class= 4 miles

This program will include a speaker series, prizes at major mile markers and gear to help in your success. Also watch for special mile days.  Turn in your miles monthly to the front desk at the Red Brick or Aspen Recreation Center so we can help you achieve your goal. Just $30 to join.

Have fun with this and remember to Make 2013 Count!  Click here for the sign-up form and tracking sheet.

Adult Basketball League – Sign up Now

Monday, January 14th, 2013

Sign up now for the adult basketball league with the the Recreation Department!  Season starts January 2013(Second week) and runs until mid-March 2013. League will play on Tuesdays & Wednesdays from 7-10pm at the Aspen High School Skier Dome.  $730 per team.

If you are an individual looking to get on a team please contact us at the Red Brick Recreation Department to be placed on a Free Agent list. We then provide Team Managers with the list if they need more players. Another good way to get on a team is to attend drop in Basketball nights. (No Guarantees of getting on a Team) (970) 920-5140.

register online