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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

View Address / Hours / Costs
Address
0861 Maroon Creek Rd
Aspen, CO 81611
Costs
Admission Required Daily Admission / Recreation 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
  • Holiday Hours
    Christmas Eve6:00am - 6:00pm
    Christmas DayClosed
    New Year's Eve6:00am - 6:00pm
    New Year's Day9:00am - 6:00pm
    Memorial Day9:00am - 6:00pm
    July 4th12:00pm - 5:00pm
    Labor Day9:00am - 6:00pm
    Thanksgiving DayClosed
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Classes / Lessons   Youth

Swim Class Descriptions
Contacts
Candace Sipsey
970.544.4106
Tillie Hooker
970.544.4109
Details
PreSchool Aquatics Preschool Level 1 is designed for children 3 years of age. They will learn to be safe in the water and develop beginner swim skills such as blowing bubbles, floating, gliding, and beginning arm and leg movement in a fun environment with their instructor.  Exit Assessment: With Support -Enter water independently and travel at least 5 yards, submerge mouth and blow bubbles and mov...
Swim Lessons
Details
Registration for January swim lessons has closed.  Registration for February swim lessons will begin Monday, January 6th to Monday, January 27th with classes beginning Saturday, February 1st.  The Aspen Recreation Center is also happy to offer private swim lessons! Follow the link on the swimming home page or call 970.544.4100 for more information. 
Swimming Combo Level 1 / 2 - February Ages: 5 and up Tuesdays @ 4:30pm (Lesson)
General Info
Ages › 5 and up
Dates › February 4 – February 25
Times
Tuesdays › 4:30pm - 5:15pm
Costs & Other Info
Class Fee › $42 ($40 Online)
Registration Deadline › January 27th
Details
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 - February Ages: 5 and up Tuesdays @ 3:30pm (Lesson)
General Info
Ages › 5 and up
Dates › February 4 – February 25
Times
Tuesdays › 3:30pm - 4:15pm
Costs & Other Info
Class Fee › $42 ($40 Online)
Registration Deadline › January 27th
Details
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) during ...
Swimming Level 1 - February Ages: 5 and up Saturdays @ 9:30am (Lesson)
General Info
Ages › 5 and up
Dates › February 1 – February 22
Times
Saturdays › 9:30am - 10:15am
Costs & Other Info
Class Fee › $42 ($40 Online)
Registration Deadline › January 27th
Details
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. Due to staffing concerns, we do not accept drop-ins for any of our group or private lessons.  If necessary, we are able to give a brief swim evaluation prior to...
Swimming Level 2 - February Ages: 5 and up Saturdays @ 9:30am (Lesson)
General Info
Ages › 5 and up
Dates › February 1 – February 22
Times
Saturdays › 9:30am - 10:15am
Costs & Other Info
Class Fee › $42 ($40 Online)
Registration Deadline › January 27th
Details
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.  Due to staffing concerns, we do ...
Swimming Level 3 - February Ages: 5 and up Saturdays @ 9:30am (Lesson)
General Info
Ages › 5 and up
Dates › February 1 – February 22
Times
Saturdays › 9:30am - 10:15am
Costs & Other Info
Class Fee › $42 ($40 Online)
Registration Deadline › January 27th
Details
 If necessary, we are able to give a brief swim evaluation The Aspen Recreation Center Reserves The Right To Cancel Or Modify Classes Due To Insufficient Registration. There Must Be A Minimum Of 2 Students Registered For The Class By The Registration Deadline In Order To Hold The Class. A Full Refund Will Be Issued If A Program Is Cancelled.
Swimming Level 4 - February Ages: 5 and up Saturdays @ 9:30am (Lesson)
General Info
Ages › 5 and up
Dates › February 1 – February 22
Times
Saturdays › 9:30am - 10:15am
Costs & Other Info
Class Fee › $42 ($40 Online)
Registration Deadline › January 27th
Details
 If necessary, we are able to give a brief swim evaluation The Aspen Recreation Center Reserves The Right To Cancel Or Modify Classes Due To Insufficient Registration. There Must Be A Minimum Of 2 Students Registered For The Class By The Registration Deadline In Order To Hold The Class. A Full Refund Will Be Issued If A Program Is Cancelled.
Swimming Parent Tot Level 1 - February Ages: 6months - 15months Saturdays @ 10:30am (Lesson)
General Info
Ages › 6months - 15months
Dates › February 1 – February 22
Times
Saturdays › 10:30am - 11:00am
Costs & Other Info
Class Fee › $42 ($40 Online)
Registration Deadline › January 27th
Details
This class meets on Saturday mornings.  Parent Tot 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. Due to staffing concerns, we do not allow drop-ins for any of our group or private swim lessons.  If necessary, we are able to give a brief swim evaluation 
Swimming Parent Tot Level 2 - February Ages: 15 months - 3 years Saturdays @ 9:30am (Lesson)
General Info
Ages › 15 months - 3 years
Dates › February 1 – February 22
Times
Saturdays › 9:30am - 10:00am
Costs & Other Info
Class Fee › $42 ($40 Online)
Registration Deadline › January 27th
Details
This class meets on Saturday mornings.  Parent Tot Level 2 is for children ages 15 months to 3 years . They will learn to be comfortable performing basic movements in the water through play with their parents. Due to staffing concerns, we do not allow drop-ins for any of our group or private swim lessons.  If necessary, we are able to give a brief swim evaluation 
Swimming Preschool Level 1 - February Ages: 3-5 Saturdays @ 10:30am (Lesson)
General Info
Ages › 3-5
Dates › February 1 – February 22
Times
Saturdays › 10:30am - 11:00am
Costs & Other Info
Class Fee › $42 ($40 Online)
Registration Deadline › January 27th
Details
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.  Due to staffing concerns, we do not allow drop-ins for any of our group or private swim lessons.  If necessary, we are able to give a brief swim evaluation The Aspen Recreation Center Reserves The Right To Cancel Or Modify Cl...
Swimming Preschool Level 1 - February Ages: 3-5 Mondays @ 3:45pm (Lesson)
General Info
Ages › 3-5
Dates › February 3 – February 24
Times
Mondays › 3:45pm - 4:15pm
Costs & Other Info
Class Fee › $42 ($40 Online)
Registration Deadline › January 27th
Details
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.  Due to staffing concerns, we do not allow drop-ins for any of our group or private swim lessons.  If necessary, we are able to give a brief swim evaluation The Aspen Recreation Center Reserves The Right To Cancel Or Modify Cl...
Swimming Preschool Level 2 - February Ages: 3-5 Saturdays @ 10:30am (Lesson)
General Info
Ages › 3-5
Dates › February 1 – February 22
Times
Saturdays › 10:30am - 11:00am
Costs & Other Info
Class Fee › $42 ($40 Online)
Registration Deadline › January 27th
Details
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.  Due to staffing concerns, we do not allow drop-ins for any of our group or private swim lessons.  If necessary, we are able to give a brief swim evaluation The Aspen Recreation Center Reserves The Right To Cancel Or Modify ...
Swimming Preschool Level 2 - February Ages: 3-5 Mondays @ 4:30pm (Lesson)
General Info
Ages › 3-5
Dates › February 3 – February 24
Times
Mondays › 4:30pm - 5:00pm
Costs & Other Info
Class Fee › $42 ($40 Online)
Registration Deadline › January 27th
Details
Preschool Level 2 class is for children 3-5 years old. This class helps children improve upon their beginner swim skills and prepare to advance to our Level 1-4 swim program.  Due to staffing concerns, we do not allow drop-ins for any of our group or private swim lessons.  If necessary, we are able to give a brief swim evaluation The Aspen Recreation Center Reserves The Right To Cancel Or Modify ...
Swimming Private Lessons (Lesson)
General Info
Costs & Other Info
Level 2 teachers › $50
Level 1 teachers › $35
Contacts
Erin Hutchings / Operations Manager
970-544-4105
Tillie Hooker / Program Coordinator
970.544.4109
Details
We have 2 tiers of private swim lesson teachers; Level 1 and Level 2 Current Private Lesson Instructor Level 2 teachers: Erin, Tillie, & Victoria Private Lesson Instructor Level 2: $50 for half hour Level 2 Instructors have 10 plus years' experience teaching swim lessons and aquatics programs such as swim team and water safety classes. They possess a current WSI certification with the American Re...
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Leagues Youth

Swim Team Mondays / Tuesdays / Wednesdays / Thursdays / Fridays / Saturdays @ 4:00pm / 8:30am
This league is not currently active; it ended on .
General Info
Times
Mondays › 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Tuesdays › 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Wednesdays › 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Thursdays › 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Fridays › 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Saturdays › 8:30am - 11:00am
Details
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 https://www.teamunify.com/Home.jsp?team=coasc Swim practice is held at the Aspen Recreation Center. 

Water Slide Height Requirement: Riders must be at least 48 inches tall - no exceptions!

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.

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

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