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Rio Grande Park

Rio Grande Park is the City of Aspen's largest park within city limits and is home to a professional size rugby field, the skate park, Theatre Aspen, basketball courts, the John Denver Sanctuary, and Aspen's Recycle Center. This multi-functional park is used for major special and athletic events and is just north of the downtown core off of Mill Street and Rio Grande Place. You can find picnic tables, benches, water fountains, a children’s play beach, and other park amenities throughout the park.

Location: Rio Grande Place off of Mill St

Park Amenities

Art Feature

Basketball Court


Drinking Water

Picnic Tables


Trail Access

Special Features

Skateboard Park

13,000 feet of skate terrain