Aspen Recreation Center (a.k.a. the "ARC")

The Yoga/Fitness Room is Currently Closed
The Climbing Tower is Currently Closed Closed due to Covid-19 restrictions.
The Birthday Room is Currently Closed Closed due to Covid-19 restrictions.

ARC Advisory Committee

The Aspen Recreation Advisory Committee's mission is to create and enhance quality recreational opportunities for youth, locals, and visitors to Aspen.


Meeting Time 1st Tuesday of every month
Location Aspen Recreation Center, Green Room

View Committee Info »

Aspen Recreation Center Info

Status Updates

  • Construction in Aquatic Area update 1/15
    Updated on Thursday, December 31, 2020 @ 9:40am
    Current Status Construction Update: ARC Pool Update January 15th

    The slide stair repair project is almost complete. At this time we anticipate getting the swimming schedule back to a normal schedule on Wednesday 1/20 -- with Master Swim and Water Aerobics resuming. Monday and Tuesday the pool will continue to have the shortened schedule. There will still be some construction noise and disturbance from the slide stair repair project. We are very sorry for the inconvenience and we understand that pool time is very important to the community. Thank you.

    Open with restrictions. Monday - Saturday. 

    Click the appropriate link below to register for the following workout choices:

    Leisure Pool, register here 

    Lap Lane Sessions, register here

    Master Swim (intermediate), register here

    Water Aerobics, register here

    Reserve a session now
  • Try a Live Virtual Classes for Pass Holders
    Updated on Monday, January 4, 2021 @ 5:36pm
    Current Status New! Spin Classes are back at the Aspen Recreation Center and Virtual Fitness Classes for pass holders.
    Availability LIVE Virtual Classes: students can sign up via SignUp Genius and you will get their Zoom link via the SignUp as well as in their confirmation email. No password needed. When you log in, you will be held in a "waiting room" until the instructor lets you into the class. Students can log in 15 minutes before the class and have 5 minutes after the start of class to be login.

    Click here to see the virtual fitness classes offered to passholders with the Aspen Recreation Department. 

    https://www.aspenrecreation.com/activities/virtual-fitness-classes/adult 

    Register for a class now
  • Public Skate - Reserve a spot
    Updated on Tuesday, November 17, 2020 @ 10:12am
    Current Status Reserve a spot for Pubic Skating at the Aspen Recreation Center.

    Please note there are NO rental skates available, you must bring your own equipment. Please no instruction and skating will be in a counter clockwise circle.

    Cost is one Punch of a punch pass or included for pass holders. No daily admissions at this time.
  • How to Register for Lap Swimming, Leisure Pool, Master Swim and Water Aerobics
    Updated on Friday, November 27, 2020 @ 1:01pm
    Current Status Please register for the activity you are interested in, registration is required. 20 visit punch passes are on sale. Classes and sessions cost 1 punch. NO drop-ins or daily admission at this time.

    Click the appropriate link below to register for the following workout choices:

    Leisure Pool, register here   (Limited to 10 people from a maximum of two households per session)
    Lap Lane Sessions, register here

    Master Swim (intermediate), register here 

    Water Aerobics, register here 

    COST: Active membership or 20 visit punch pass - you can not purchase passes at the locations. Please purchase online.

    Face coverings are required at all times in the facilities.

    Sign Up Genius
  • How to Register for Cardio Room and Weight Room Sessions
    Updated on Friday, November 27, 2020 @ 7:14am
    Current Status Please register for the activity you are interested in, registration is required. 20 visit punch passes are on sale on the website. Classes and sessions cost 1 punch. NO drop-ins or daily admission at this time.
    Availability Sign up for the piece of equipment you want (you will use that machine for the full hour). Please preclean and post clean your machines. You must have a mask on at all times. You may only register for a single one hour session per day, per activity. Come into the building dressed and ready for cardio. Lockers continue to be unavailable.

     How to Sign Up:

    Cardio Sessions - reserve a time and piece of equipment.

    Weight Room - reserve a time and equipment area.

  • How to Register for Fitness Classes and Climbing Wall Sessions at The Red Brick
    Updated on Tuesday, November 10, 2020 @ 1:01pm
    Current Status Please register for the activity you are interested in, registration is required. 20 visit punch passes are on sale and COVID-19 punch pass can also be used until 12/30/2020. Classes and sessions cost 1 punch. NO drop-ins or daily admission at this time.

    Click the appropriate link below to register for the following workout choices:

    Red Brick Recreation Center: 
    Fitness Classes, register here 
    Climbing Wall Sessions, register here
    Must be 12 and older to use the climbing wall for bouldering. No rental equipment available, please bring your own shoes. Only liquid chalk allowed at this time, please no chalk bags with powdered chalk.

    COST: Active membership, 20 visit punch pass or Covid 10-punch pass - you can not purchase passes at the locations. Please purchase online.

    Face coverings are required at all times in the facilities.

Location

Address › 0861 Maroon Creek Rd » View Map

    Hours

  • Covid-19 Reopening Hours
    Monday - SaturdayBy Reservation Only
  • Holiday Hours
    Christmas Eve7:00am - 1:00pm
    Christmas DayClosed
    New Year's Eve7:00am - 1:00pm
    New Year's Day9:00am - 6:00pm
    Thanksgiving DayClosed
    Day After Thanksgiving7am - 1pm

Costs

Admission Required Recreation Pass

Amenities

  • Locker Room
  • Public WiFi

Sports & Activities

Additional Aspen Recreation Center Info

*The Recreation Center is opened to membership pass holders and punch pass holders for the time being, we are not selling daily admissions. There is access to select activities by reservation only for: lap swimming, weight room sessions, cardio room sessions, family/leisure pool, master swim and water aerobics.* The locker rooms are open for use, everything must be completed within your reservation time frame.

The Aspen Recreation Center, also known as the “ARC”, provides a variety of recreational opportunities for people of all ages. Try rock climbing for the first time, join a pick-up game of hockey, participate in mom-and-me ice skating classes, learn how to play the guitar, experience tots and youth art classes, attend mixed martial arts and karate classes, take swim lessons, or just kick back and float for hours in our lazy river.

Enjoy our state-of-the-art fitness center featuring an aerobic studio, a media-enhanced cardio room, and a weight room. Our cardio room includes elliptical trainers, treadmills, several types of stationary bikes, stair climbers, and a rowing machine, each with its own television so you can enjoy your favorite shows while you work out. The weight room includes a wide variety of different resistance machines for toning and strengthening each part of your body.

Rental/Reservation Info » 970-544-4105

Imagine a party to be remembered! You can rent the Aspen Recreation Center just for you and your friends to skate, climb, swim and more! The Aspen Recreation Center also offers special large group rates making it easy and affordable to get everyone together.

Schedule Your Next Event Today! Call (970) 544-4105 or email Erin Hutchings » Erin.Hutchings@cityofaspen.com

Iselin Tennis Court Rental/Reservation Info

Birthday Room Rental/Reservation Info

Birthday Room Rental Fee  › $150

Please call (970) 544-4100 to check availability and reserve the Birthday Room today! 

Please call "The Pantry", our food vendor, at (970) 306-3568 to request any additional food & drink items. You are welcome to bring your own birthday cake and ice cream!

Renters are expected to clean the room after the party so that it is ready to go for the next user. Trash cans and a vacuum will be provided.  

NEW! We are now offering the Aspen Youth Center as an option for your next party! Center includes foosball, air hockey, pool tables, ping pong, and use of the gymnasium! Party attendees also have the options of climbing, swimming, and or ice skating (check in advance for climbing and skating hours). 2 hours for $350 up to 20 kids.
Minimum age requirement for use of the Youth Center is 9 years old and parents or guardians must always be in attendance.

NEW! For an additional $20 - $50, let us help you take some of the stress out of party planning!

Choose from 7 different party themes or color scheme or, create your own! We will set it all up as well as take it all down. You also have the option to add a party project or party favor.

Let us order and pick up a personalized birthday cake! Various sizes and flavors available.

Add-ons available for either party room.


Please call the Aspen Recreation Center at 970-544-4100 for more information.

Iselin Pickleball Courts Rental/Reservation Info

Until further notice the outdoor pickleball courts will be on a first come first served basis from dawn to dusk. At this time there is no indoor pickleball on the schedule due to COVID-19 restrictions.

COVID-19 Public Health Guidelines must be followed to avoid closure. Please respect Pitkin County Health Orders. RULES BELOW:

  • Singles / Doubles play with members of the same household recommended.
  • Players are not permitted if they are sick or have been exposed per CDC guidelines.
  • Maintain proper social distancing (6 feet apart) at all times.
  • Players will ONLY use their own equipment.
  • Players will return ball with foot or racquet/paddle only.
  • Please do not linger on courts or in the parking lot before or after play.
  • Play will be limited to one hour per court.
  • Maximum 20 guests at any time.

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