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Upcoming Swimming Facility Closures »

The Swimming Pool will be closed from Saturday, October 8, 2016 - Sunday, October 9, 2016 The Aspen Swim Club is hosting a swim meet at the ARC on Saturday, October 8th, 2016 and Sunday, October 9th, 2016. The entire aquatics area will be closed to the public during the meet. This closure includes the hot tub, family pool, steam room, and sauna. We apologize for any inconvenience this causes you. Good luck swimmers!!!

Swimming Info

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Locations + Costs & Hours

Available @ the following locations: (Click the links to see more info about that facility or click the + icon to view basic info for that facility)

The Swimming Pool @ the ARC

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Address
0861 Maroon Creek Rd
Aspen, CO 81611
Costs
Admission Required Daily Admission / Fun Pass
    Hours
  • Year-Round
    Monday - Friday6:00am - 9:00pm
    Saturday9:00am - 8:00pm
    Sunday11:00am - 6:00pm
  • Twilight Hours
    Monday - SaturdayLast 90 Minutes of Operation
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Classes / Lessons   Youth

Swimming Combo Level 1 / 2 - October Ages: 5 and up Tuesdays @ 4:30pm (Lesson)
General Info
Ages › 5 and up
Dates › October 4 – October 25
Times
Tuesdays › 4:30pm - 5:15pm
Costs
Class Fee › $40 ($34 Online)
Registration Deadline › October 1st
Swimming Combo Level 1 / 2 - October Info
This class meets on Tuesday afternoons.  Level 1 class is designed to teach children how to enjoy the water safely. Students will learn basic skills such as front and back floats, kicking, and glides with the assistance of an instructor. Level 2 class focuses on developing the fundamental skills of swimming that will lead to independence in the water. Students will learn to float, glide, and kick...
Swimming Combo Level 3 / 4 - October Ages: 5 and up Tuesdays @ 3:30pm (Lesson)
General Info
Ages › 5 and up
Dates › October 4 – October 25
Times
Tuesdays › 3:30pm - 4:15pm
Costs
Lesson Fee › $40 ($34 Online)
Registration Deadline › October 1st
Swimming Combo Level 3 / 4 - October Info
This class meets on Tuesday afternoons.  Level 3 class centers on stroke readiness. Students will begin front and back crawl, elementary backstroke, and diving. They will also learn life-saving swim techniques such as treading water and survival floating.  Level 4 class helps students improve their swimming strokes. Students will become efficient at rotary breathing (breathing to the side) durin...
Swimming Level 1 - October Ages: 5 and up Saturdays @ 9:30am (Lesson)
General Info
Ages › 5 and up
Dates › October 8 – October 29
Times
Saturdays › 9:30am - 10:15am
Costs
Lesson Fee › $40 ($34 Online)
Registration Deadline › October 1st
Swimming Level 1 - October Info
This class meets on Saturday mornings. Level 1 class is designed to teach children how to enjoy the water safely. Students will learn basic skills such as front and back floats, kicking, and glides with the assistance of an instructor.  If necessary, we are able to give a brief swim evaluation prior to the start of the class to determine your child's ability level. Parents are welcome to obs...
Swimming Level 2 - October Ages: 5 and up Saturdays @ 9:30am (Lesson)
General Info
Ages › 5 and up
Dates › October 8 – October 29
Times
Saturdays › 9:30am - 10:15am
Costs
Lesson Fee › $40 ($34 Online)
Registration Deadline › October 1st (Aspen Recreation Center admission required)
Swimming Level 2 - October Info
This class meets on Saturday mornings.  Level 2 class focuses on developing the fundamental skills of swimming that will lead to independence in the water. Students will learn to float, glide, and kick without the assistance of an instructor. They will also begin to use their arms and legs in a consistent manner, focusing on using the correct motions in the water.   If necessary, we are able to...
Swimming Level 3 - October Ages: 5 and up Saturdays @ 9:30am (Lesson)
General Info
Ages › 5 and up
Dates › October 8 – October 29
Times
Saturdays › 9:30am - 10:15am
Costs
Lesson Fee › $40 ($34 Online)
Registration Deadline › October 1st
Swimming Level 3 - October Info
This class meets on Saturday mornings. Level 3 class centers on stroke readiness. Students will begin front and back crawl, elementary backstroke, and diving. They will also learn life-saving swim techniques such as treading water and survival floating.   If necessary, we are able to give a brief swim evaluation Prior to the start of the class to determine your child's ability level. Parents a...
Swimming Level 4 - October Ages: 5 and up Saturdays @ 9:30am (Lesson)
General Info
Ages › 5 and up
Dates › October 8 – October 29
Times
Saturdays › 9:30am - 10:15am
Costs
Lesson Fee › $40 ($34 Online)
Registration Deadline › October 1st
Swimming Level 4 - October Info
This class meets on Saturday mornings. Level 4 class helps students improve their swimming strokes. Students will become efficient at rotary breathing (breathing to the side) during the front crawl. They will also continue to learn breaststroke, backstroke, butterfly, and develop diving skills. Students will practice distance swimming, starting with 25 yards of each stroke.   If necessary, we a...
Swimming Parent Tot Level 1- October Ages: 6 months - 15 months Saturdays @ 10:30am (Lesson)
General Info
Ages › 6 months - 15 months
Dates › October 8 – October 29
Times
Saturdays › 10:30am - 11:00am
Costs
Lesson Fee › $40 ($34 Online)
Registration Deadline › October 1st
Swimming Parent Tot Level 1- October Info
This class meets on Saturday mornings.  Parent Tot Level 1 is for children ages 6 months to 15 months. They will learn to be comfortable performing basic movements in the water through play with their parents  If necessary, we are able to give a brief swim evaluation Prior to the start of the class to determine your child's ability level. Parents are welcome to observe swim lessons from the d...
Swimming Parent Tot Level 2- October Ages: 15 months - 3 years Saturdays @ 9:30am (Lesson)
General Info
Ages › 15 months - 3 years
Dates › October 8 – October 29
Times
Saturdays › 9:30am - 10:00am
Costs
Class Fee › $40 ($34 Online)
Registration Deadline › October 1st
Swimming Parent Tot Level 2- October Info
This class meets on Saturday mornings.  Parent Tot Level 2 is for children ages 6 months to 15 months. They will learn to be comfortable performing basic movements in the water through play with their parents  If necessary, we are able to give a brief swim evaluation Prior to the start of the class to determine your child's ability level. Parents are welcome to observe swim lessons from the ...
Swimming Preschool Level 1 - October Ages: 3-5 Saturdays @ 10:30am (Lesson)
General Info
Ages › 3-5
Dates › October 8 – October 29
Times
Saturdays › 10:30am - 11:00am
Costs
Lesson Fee › $40 ($34 Online)
Registration Deadline › October 1st
Swimming Preschool Level 1 - October Info
This class meets on Saturday mornings.  Preschool Level 1 class is for children 3 years of age. They will learn to be safe in the water and develop beginner swim skills in a fun environment with their instructor.   If necessary, we are able to give a brief swim evaluation Prior to the start of the class to determine your child's ability level. Parents are welcome to observe swim lessons from ...
Swimming Preschool Level 1 - October Ages: 3-5 Mondays @ 3:45pm (Lesson)
General Info
Ages › 3-5
Dates › October 3 – October 24
Times
Mondays › 3:45pm - 4:15pm
Costs
Class Fee › $40 ($34 Online)
Registration Deadline › October 1st
Swimming Preschool Level 1 - October Info
This class meets on Monday afternoons.  Preschool Level 1 class is for children 3 years of age. They will learn to be safe in the water and develop beginner swim skills in a fun environment with their instructor.   If necessary, we are able to give a brief swim evaluation Prior to the start of the class to determine your child's ability level. Parents are welcome to observe swim lessons from ...
Swimming Preschool Level 2 - October Ages: 3-5 Saturdays @ 10:30am (Lesson)
General Info
Ages › 3-5
Dates › October 8 – October 29
Times
Saturdays › 10:30am - 11:00am
Costs
Lesson Fee › $40 ($34 Online)
Registration Deadline › October 1st
Swimming Preschool Level 2 - October Info
This class meets on Saturday mornings. Preschool Level 2 class is for children 4-5 years old. This class helps children improve upon their beginner swim skills and prepare to advance to our Level 1-4 swim program.   If necessary, we are able to give a brief swim evaluation Prior to the start of the class to determine your child's ability level. Parents are welcome to observe swim lessons from...
Swimming Preschool Level 2 - October Ages: 3-5 Mondays @ 4:30pm (Lesson)
General Info
Ages › 3-5
Dates › October 3 – October 24
Times
Mondays › 4:30pm - 5:00pm
Costs
Class Fee › $40 ($34 Online)
Registration Deadline › October 1st
Swimming Preschool Level 2 - October Info
This class meets on Monday afternoons. Preschool Level 2 class is for children 4-5 years old. This class helps children improve upon their beginner swim skills and prepare to advance to our Level 1-4 swim program.   If necessary, we are able to give a brief swim evaluation Prior to the start of the class to determine your child's ability level. Parents are welcome to observe swim lessons from...
Swimming Private Lessons (Lesson)
General Info
Costs
per 1/2 hr - limit 2 students › $35
Lesson with Victoria - per 1/2 hour › $41
Swimming Private Lessons Info
We have instructors to suit all needs from beginner to advanced swimmers. Please call 544-4100 to request a lesson, or fill out a Private Swim Lesson Request Form at the ARC front desk. An instructor will call you to arrange times and dates for the lessons. Dates and times are based on pool and instructor availability. Ages: 3 years- Adult A 10 Private Swim Lesson Punch Pass (1/2 hour each lesson...
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Leagues Youth

Swim Team Mondays / Tuesdays / Wednesdays / Thursdays / Fridays / Saturdays @ 4:00pm / 9:00am / 6:00am
General Info
Times
Mondays › 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Tuesdays › 4:00pm - 6:00pm / 6:00am - 7:30am
Wednesdays › 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Thursdays › 4:00pm - 6:00pm / 6:00am - 7:30am
Fridays › 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Saturdays › 9:00am - 11:00am
Swim Team Info
The Aspen Recreation Center is proud to host the Aspen Swim Club and Aspen High School Swim Team.  Additional information regarding the Aspen Swim Club can be found at aspenswimclub.org Swim practice is held at the Aspen Recreation Center. 

This is a public pool, which means that lap lanes may sometimes need to be shared.

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

All guests must shower before entering the pool. 

There are no shoes, food or drink allowed on the pool deck. 

For Private Swim Lessons, please fill out the request form (a link on the right) and bring to the Front Desk of the ARC. Thanks! 

A 10 Private Lesson Punch Pass is available for $299 under the Memberships Tab at aspenrecreation.net

Join the Aspen Swim Club today! For more information, please visit their website at aspenswimclub.org.  

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