2016 Summer Day Camp
Come play with the Aspen Recreation Department during summer break. All camps are state licensed programs designed for youth 5-11 years old (5 years old must be attending kindergarten) to come have fun with the Recreation Department staff on the days that they don’t have school. Days will be packed full of fun & educational activities
June 3rd - August 24th
(Camp is held Monday through Friday)
JUNE 3-10: ALL CAMPS WILL MEET AT THE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL IN CAFETERIA
NO CAMP JUNE 13th & JULY 4th
Times:Drop Off: 7:30am - 9:30am
Pick Up: 3:30pm - 5:30pm
Residents: $38 per day Online
$40 per day Desk/Phone
Non-Residents: $64 per day Online
$66 per day Desk/Phone
Other fees for special activities and field trips.
Day Camp Ages: Camp welcomes youth in the Aspen Valley youth between the ages 5-11 year olds. All 5 year olds must be attending kindergarten and provide proof.
Firebirds 5-7 years* meet at Aspen Elementary School Cafeteria
Columbine 8-11 years meet at High School Cafeteria
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
Camper Supplies: All campers need the following supplies for camp every day! - Lunch - Backpack
- 2 Snacks - Sunscreen
- Close-Toed Shoes - Swimsuit
- Proper clothing - Towel
- Filled water bottle with closable cap
NEW!!!!!! We are moving to an online registration forms system. We will no longer be taking the paper registration forms. Once parents pay the one time activity fee and register for days. They will be receiving an email from Epack, our online registration site, with a link to fill out and submit the forms. These only have to be completed once a year.
*** Registration must be done 24 Hrs before attending. There is NO day of registration. ***
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. 1. Tax Assessment
2. 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
3. Vehicle Registration from Pitkin, Garfield and Eagle Counties
4. Listing in Aspen Phone Directory
5. 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 information.
Batting Cage is Open!
The ARC Batting Cage is OPEN!
Monday - Friday: 3pm-7pm
Saturday - Sunday: 11am - 5pm
Cost: $1 per token (16 pitches)
Soak in the beautiful mountain scenery all around you as you perfect your swing at our outdoor batting cages!
All batters must wear a helmet and sign one waiver for the season.
Helmets and bats are provided by the ARC.
There are two sides of the batting cage - a fast-pitch and a slow-pitch side.
No batter under the age of 16 is allowed in the fast-pitch (right side) of cage.
Hours of operation are subject to change without notice due to inclement weather and lightning.