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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
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Classes / Lessons   Youth

Lifeguard Certification Class Friday / Saturday / Sunday @ 5:00pm / 9:00am (Class)
General Info
Dates › May 11 – May 13
Times
Friday › 5:00pm - 9:00pm
Saturday › 9:00am - 5:00pm
Sunday › 9:00am - 5:00pm
Costs & Other Info
Class Fee › $250
Contact
Erin Hutchings
970-544-4105
Lifeguard Certification Class Details
The ARC is offering a Blended Learning Lifeguard Certification Course through the American Red Cross consisting of online classes and in-water practice. Dates: Friday, May 11th: 5:00pm - 9:00pm Saturday, May 12th: 9:00am-5:00pm Sunday, May 13th: 9:00am-5:00pm Cost:   $250 *Must be 15 years old on the day class begins and pass the prerequisites of swimming 300 yards and completing the brick test....
Swimming Combo Level 1 / 2 - May Ages: 5 and up Tuesdays @ 4:30pm (Lesson)
General Info
Ages › 5 and up
Dates › May 8 – May 29
Times
Tuesdays › 4:30pm - 5:15pm
Costs & Other Info
Class Fee › $40 ($34 Online)
Registration Deadline › May 1st
Swimming Combo Level 1 / 2 - May 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 - May Ages: 5 and up Tuesdays @ 3:30pm (Lesson)
General Info
Ages › 5 and up
Dates › May 8 – May 29
Times
Tuesdays › 3:30pm - 4:15pm
Costs & Other Info
Class Fee › $40 ($34 Online)
Registration Deadline › May 1st
Swimming Combo Level 3 / 4 - May 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 - May Ages: 5 and up Saturdays @ 9:30am (Lesson)
General Info
Ages › 5 and up
Dates › May 5 – May 26
Times
Saturdays › 9:30am - 10:15am
Costs & Other Info
Class Fee › $40 ($34 Online)
Registration Deadline › May 1st
Swimming Level 1 - May 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 - May Ages: 5 and up Saturdays @ 9:30am (Lesson)
General Info
Ages › 5 and up
Dates › May 5 – May 26
Times
Saturdays › 9:30am - 10:15am
Costs & Other Info
Class Fee › $40 ($34 Online)
Registration Deadline › May 1st
Swimming Level 2 - May 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 - May Ages: 5 and up Saturdays @ 9:30am (Lesson)
General Info
Ages › 5 and up
Dates › May 5 – May 26
Times
Saturdays › 9:30am - 10:15am
Costs & Other Info
Class Fee › $40 ($34 Online)
Registration Deadline › May 1st
Swimming Level 3 - May Details
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. 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...
Swimming Level 4 - May Ages: 5 and up Saturdays @ 9:30am (Lesson)
General Info
Ages › 5 and up
Dates › May 5 – May 26
Times
Saturdays › 9:30am - 10:15am
Costs & Other Info
Class Fee › $40 ($34 Online)
Registration Deadline › May 1st
Swimming Level 4 - May Details
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.  Due to staffing concer...
Swimming Parent Tot Level 1 - May Ages: 6months - 15months Saturdays @ 10:30am (Lesson)
General Info
Ages › 6months - 15months
Date › May 5
Times
Saturdays › 10:30am - 11:00am
Costs & Other Info
Class Fee › $40 ($34 Online)
Registration Deadline › May 1st
Swimming Parent Tot Level 1 - May Details
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. 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 Prior to the start of the class...
Swimming Parent Tot Level 2 - May Ages: 15 months - 3 years Saturdays @ 9:30am (Lesson)
General Info
Ages › 15 months - 3 years
Dates › May 5 – May 26
Times
Saturdays › 9:30am - 10:00am
Costs & Other Info
Class Fee › $40 ($34 Online)
Registration Deadline › May 1st
Swimming Parent Tot Level 2 - May 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 Prior to the start of the class ...
Swimming Preschool Level 1 - May Ages: 3-5 Saturdays @ 10:30am (Lesson)
General Info
Ages › 3-5
Dates › May 5 – May 26
Times
Saturdays › 10:30am - 11:00am
Costs & Other Info
Class Fee › $40 ($34 Online)
Registration Deadline › May 1st
Swimming Preschool Level 1 - May Details
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.  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 Prior to the start of the cla...
Swimming Preschool Level 1 - May Ages: 3-5 Mondays @ 3:45pm (Lesson)
General Info
Ages › 3-5
Dates › May 7 – May 28
Times
Mondays › 3:45pm - 4:15pm
Costs & Other Info
Class Fee › $40 ($34 Online)
Registration Deadline › May 1st
Swimming Preschool Level 1 - May Details
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.  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 Prior to the start of the cla...
Swimming Preschool Level 2 - May Ages: 3-5 Saturdays @ 10:30am (Lesson)
General Info
Ages › 3-5
Dates › May 5 – May 26
Times
Saturdays › 10:30am - 11:00am
Costs & Other Info
Class Fee › $40 ($34 Online)
Registration Deadline › May 1st
Swimming Preschool Level 2 - May Details
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.  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 Prior to the start of the c...
Swimming Preschool Level 2 - May Ages: 3-5 Mondays @ 4:30pm (Lesson)
General Info
Ages › 3-5
Date › May 7
Times
Mondays › 4:30pm - 5:00pm
Costs & Other Info
Class Fee › $40 ($34 Online)
Registration Deadline › May 1st
Swimming Preschool Level 2 - May Details
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.  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 Prior to the start of the c...
Swimming Private Lessons (Lesson)
General Info
Costs & Other Info
per 1/2 hr - limit 2 students › $35
Lesson with Victoria - per 1/2 hour › $41
Contact
970-544-4100
Swimming Private Lessons Details
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...
Water Safety Instructor Course Thursday / Friday / Saturday / Sunday @ 5:00PM / 8:00AM (Class)
General Info
Dates › May 24 – May 27
Times
Thursday › 5:00PM - 9:00PM
Friday › 5:00PM - 9:00PM
Saturday › 8:00AM - 4:00PM
Sunday › 8:00AM - 4:00PM
Costs & Other Info
$275 › admission is required
Contact
Erin Hutchings
970-544-4105
Water Safety Instructor Course Details
The ARC is offering a Blended Learning Water Safety Instructor Course through the American Red Cross consisting of online classes and in-water practice. Dates: Thursday, May 24th: 5:00pm - 9:00pm Friday, May 25th: 5:00pm - 9:00pm Saturday, May 26th: 9:00am-5:00pm Sunday, May 27th: 9:00am-5:00pm Cost: $275 *Must be 16 years old on the day class begins and pass the following prerequisites: Swim...
Youth Glide Fit Fridays @ 3:25pm (Class)
General Info
Times
Fridays › 3:25pm - 3:55pm
Youth Glide Fit Details
It's a party in the pool. Youth Glide Fit gets kids movin' and groovin' in the pool on our floating fitness matts.
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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 - 8:30am
Wednesdays › 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Thursdays › 4:00pm - 6:00pm / 6:00am - 8:30am
Fridays › 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Saturdays › 9:00am - 11:00am
Swim Team 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 aspenswimclub.org 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.

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!

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

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

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