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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 Aspen Ice Garden

View Address / Costs
Address
233 W Hyman Ave
Aspen, CO 81611
Costs
Admission Required
Drop-in Hockey › $14.00
Freestyle Session › $11.00
Locker Rental › $25.00 (3 month, 6 month or 12 month)
Skate Sharpening - Overnight › $7.00
Skate Sharpening - Same Day › $10.00
Stick & Puck › $14
Skate Rental › $3
Ice Rental › $283.00 (per hour)

The Lewis Ice Arena @ the ARC

View Address / Hours / Costs
Address
0861 Maroon Creek Rd
Aspen, CO 81611
Costs
Admission Required Daily Admission / Recreation Pass
Drop-in Hockey › $14.00
Freestyle Session › $11.00
Locker Rental › $25.00 (3 month, 6 month, or 12 month)
Public Skating › FREE for pass-holders
Skate Rental › FREE for pass-holders / $3.00
Skate Sharpening - Overnight › $7.00
Skate Sharpening - Same Day › $10.00
Stick & Puck › $14.00
Ice Rental › $283 (per hour)
    Hours
  • Year-Round
    Monday - Friday6:00am - 9:00pm
    Saturday9:00am - 8:00pm
    Sunday11:00am - 6:00pm
  • Twilight Hours
    Monday - SaturdayLast 90 Minutes of Operation

The Winter Wonderland - Whoa Nelly Sledding Hill @ the ARC

View Address / Hours / Costs
Address
0861 Maroon Creek Rd
Aspen, CO 81611
Costs
FREE! (with your own equipment)
Sled Rental › $5 (waiver must be signed by adult 18+)
    Hours
  • Year-Round
    Monday - Friday6:00am - 9:00pm
    Saturday9:00am - 8:00pm
    Sunday11:00am - 6:00pm
  • Twilight Hours
    Monday - SaturdayLast 90 Minutes of Operation

Adult Public Skate:

Public skate is not only for kids!

Practice your skating skills in the middle of the rink or enjoy the feel of your skates gliding across the ice as you take laps around the edge of the rink.

Aspen Ice Garden › Additional Info

The iconic Aspen Ice Garden has been a part of Aspen’s history for the past 55 years. The Ice Garden is conveniently located in the downtown core of Aspen. It is host to both local figure skating clubs, Aspen Junior Hockey, Adult Recreational Hockey Leagues, adult women’s hockey, Aspen Curling Club, and Annual Winterskol broomball event. Stop by and play some drop-in hockey. The Ice Garden is also home to the Aspen Antiques and Fine Arts Fair and the Art Aspen - special events held every summer. Stop by the historical Ice Garden. There’s sure to be something worth watching! Call for more information. 970-920-5141.

Aspen Ice Garden Schedule

Lewis Ice Arena › Additional Info

Just up the hill on Maroon Creek Road, the Lewis Ice Arena is located within the Aspen Rec Center (ARC). The Lewis Ice Arena is an official 200’ x 85’ NHL size rink. Come join the fun at the Lewis Ice Arena for one of our Public Skating sessions. With a seating capacity of 400, the Lewis Ice Arena is host to our annual figure skating shows, high school hockey games, figure skating clubs and home to Aspen Junior Hockey. During the summer, the Lewis is the only rink open for ice skating in Aspen and is host to various hockey camps, Public Skate, drop-in hockey, and various adult leagues. Call 970-544-4117 for more information.

Lewis Ice Arena Schedule

Winter Wonderland - Whoa Nelly Sledding Hill › Additional Info

All hours of operation are weather dependent!

The sledding hill is OPEN!

The Aspen Recreation Center’s Winter Wonderland features great outdoor sledding that is perfect for après ski or just an afternoon family outing.

Take a ride on the “Whoa Nelly” Sledding Hill. Grab your friends and hang on to your hats! See who can race down the hill first – winner gets his or her sled carried back up the hill by the other racers!

Whether you have fresh new snow or are sledding down the dips and jumps created by other sledders, you’re going to have fun. Bring your own equipment and sled for FREE! Otherwise, rent a sled from us for only $5.