Within the Aspen Parks and Recreation Department, we offer many different camps to keep kids busy and having fun. We're always on top of current and fun activities to keep things exciting and new. As well as camps, we offer resources for different childcare programs to help parents feel secure and informed about who is caring for their children. Stop by The Red Brick Recreation Center or call us at (970) 920-5140 if you have further questions.
General Camp Information
Youth will participate in a state-licensed program with qualified counselors. City of Aspen Day Camp is a State of Colorado licensed program and follows all State Regulations. For rules and regulations, please visit: cdhs.state.co.us
All campers need the following supplies for camp every day!
- 2 Snacks
- Close-Toed Shoes
- Proper Clothing
- Filled water bottle with closable cap
Day Camp Registration
Registration forms are accepted with payment at the Red Brick Recreation Center, 110 E. Hallam and/or the Aspen Recreation Center, 0861 Maroon Creek Road. Payment is due at time of registration. Phone reservations are accepted with Visa or MasterCard. You may also register online at aspenrecreation.net. All registration forms must be completed and turned in at registration.
*** Registration must be completed 24 Hrs before attending. Space is limited so sign up early to avoid disappointment***
Proof of Residency Requirement
To receive proof of residency, one of the following must be presented from the primary caretaker of the child you are registering! This must be sent in with Registration forms (1) business day before attending.
- Tax Assessment
- Drivers License from Pitkin, Garfield, and Eagle County Zip Codes:
81611, 81612, 81650, 81652, 81649, 81620, 81615, 81621, 81601, 81647, 81655, 81637, 81623, 81642, 81623, 81602, 81632, 80423, 81654, 81656, 81636, 81635, 81621, 81645, 81631, 80463, 80426, 81658, 81657
- Vehicle Registration from Pitkin, Garfield and Eagle Counties
- Listing in Aspen Phone Directory
- Pay stub from business operation in Pitkin County
Refunds & Cancellations
All cancellations must be made 48 hours in advance in order to receive credit for another day. Please call the day camp message system at (970) 429-2087 and leave a message, or (970) 920-5140 for more
Comments, Concerns or Complaints
Aspen City Day Camp is enrolled in a childcare program that is licensed by the Colorado Department of Human Services. The license indicates that the program has met the required standards of the operation of a childcare facility. If you have not done so, please ask to see the license. We want to hear from you if you have questions or concerns about your child’s care. We will make every effort to resolve any issues or concerns you have about the program.
Complaints regarding suspected licensing violations must be reported to:
Colorado Department of Human Services, Division of Child Care
1575 Sherman Street
Denver, CO 80203-1714
Complaints regarding the actual program should be reported to the Camp Director or the Operations Manager:
Camp Director: Desiree Whitehead, 970-920-5140
Operations Manager: Susan Arenella, 970-920-5140