Aspen Recreation Center (ARC)

The Aspen Recreation Center (aka “The ARC”) is Aspen’s premier recreation center. The facility provides a variety of recreational opportunities for people of all ages — from rock climbing to hockey and youth classes to weight & cardio rooms.
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Address
0861 Maroon Creek Rd
Aspen, CO 81611
    Hours
  • Year-Round
    Monday - Friday6:00am - 9:00pm
    Saturday9:00am - 8:00pm
    Sunday11:00am - 6:00pm
  • Twilight Hours
    Monday - SaturdayLast 90 Minutes of Operation
Costs
Admission RequiredDaily Admission / Fun Pass
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ARC Facilities
ARC Amenities
  • Limited Bathing Suits & Swim Gear Shop
  • Lock Rental for Lockers
  • Locker Room
  • Public WiFi
  • Snack Bar
  • Towel Rental
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Red Brick Recreation Center

The Red Brick Recreation Center has been a cornerstone of Aspen Recreation for years and continues to offer a wide variety of fun activities for all ages. Facility rentals are also available for family reunions, birthdays parties, and more!
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Address
110 East Hallam St (Suite 135)
Aspen, CO 81611
    Hours
  • Summer (May - October)
    Monday - Thursday8:30am - 6:00pm
    Friday8:30am - 3:00pm
    Saturday & SundayCLOSED
  • Winter (November - April)
    Monday & Wednesday8:30am - 9:00pm
    Tuesday & Thursday8:30am - 8:00pm
    Friday8:30am - 3:00pm
    SaturdayCLOSED
    SundayCLOSED
Costs
Admission RequiredDaily Admission / Fun Pass
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Red Brick Facilities
Red Brick Amenities
  • Climbing Shoe & Harness Rental
  • Locker Room
  • Showers
  • Towel Rental
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Lifeguard Certification Class

Lifeguard Certification Class

The ARC is offering a Blended Learning Lifeguard Certification Course through the American Red Cross consisting of online classes and in-water practice.

Dates:

  • Registration begins: May 1st, 2015
  • Prerequisite Testing*: May 21st, 6pm @ the ARC
  • Online Coursework Completed: May 22nd - June 4th
  • In-Water Practice/Testing: June 5th: 6pm - 9pm
  • June 6th: 9am - 5pm
  • June 7th: 11am - 6pm

Cost: $185 paid to the ARC at registration

$35 paid to the American Red Cross upon registration

*Must be 15 years old on the day class begins and pass the prerequisites of swimming 300 yards and completing the brick test.

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Register Now for MAY Swimming Lessons

Register Now for MAY Swimming Lessons

Registration is now open for Tuesday and Saturday swimming lessons in May!

Reserve your child's spot by signing up today.

Due to staffing concerns, we do not allow drop-ins for any of our group swimming lessons.

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Kayaking is Happening at the ARC - Tuesday Nights!

Kayaking is Happening at the ARC - Tuesday Nights!

Kayaking Roll Sessions are starting again at the ARC Pool on Tuesday, March 3rd!

  • First Session: 6:30 - 7:30pm
  • Second Session: 7:30 - 8:30pm 

Cost: Admission + $5

You must bring your own equipment!

Maximum of 15 boats per session. First come, first served. 

Classes are offered during this open roll sessions through the Aspen Kayaking Academy. Please call (970) 925-4433 to request a class or visit their website at http://www.aspenkayakacademy.com.

Facility Rentals

Got a special event coming up? A birthday, anniversary, or company event? Many of our facilities are available for rent for your next gathering at affordable prices!