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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
    12/24/20196:00am - 6:00pm
    12/25/2019Closed
    12/31/20196:00am - 6:00pm
    1/1/20209:00am - 6:00pm
    Memorial Day9:00am - 6:00pm
    July 4th12:00pm - 5:00pm
    Labor Day9:00am - 6:00pm
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Classes / Lessons

Tot Classes / Lessons

Swimming Parent Tot Level 1 - November Ages: 6 months - 15 months Saturdays @ 10:30am (Lesson)
General Info
Ages › 6 months - 15 months
Dates › November 2 – November 23
Times
Saturdays › 10:30am - 11:00am
Costs & Other Info
Class Fee › $40 ($34 Online)
Registration Deadline › October 29th
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  If necessary, we are able to give a brief swim evaluation 
Swimming Parent Tot Level 2 - November Ages: 15 months - 3 years Saturdays @ 9:30am (Lesson)
General Info
Ages › 15 months - 3 years
Dates › November 2 – November 23
Times
Saturdays › 9:30am - 10:00am
Costs & Other Info
Class Fee › $40 ($34 Online)
Registration Deadline › October 29th
Details
This class meets on Saturday mornings.  Parent Tot 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  If necessary, we are able to give a brief swim evaluation 

Youth Classes / Lessons

Swimming Combo Level 1 / 2 - November Ages: 5 and up Tuesdays @ 4:30pm (Lesson)
General Info
Ages › 5 and up
Dates › November 5 – November 26
Times
Tuesdays › 4:30pm - 5:15pm
Costs & Other Info
Class Fee › $40 ($34 Online)
Registration Deadline › October 29th
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 - November Ages: 5 and up Tuesdays @ 3:30pm (Lesson)
General Info
Ages › 5 and up
Dates › November 5 – November 26
Times
Tuesdays › 3:30pm - 4:15pm
Costs & Other Info
Class Fee › $40 ($34 Online)
Registration Deadline › October 29th
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 - November Ages: 5 and up Saturdays @ 9:30am (Lesson)
General Info
Ages › 5 and up
Dates › November 2 – November 23
Times
Saturdays › 9:30am - 10:15am
Costs & Other Info
Class Fee › $40 ($34 Online)
Registration Deadline › October 29th
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.  If necessary, we are able to give a brief swim evaluation prior to the start of the class to determine your child's ability level. Parents are welcome to observ...
Swimming Level 2 - November Ages: 5 and up Saturdays @ 9:30am (Lesson)
General Info
Ages › 5 and up
Dates › November 2 – November 23
Times
Saturdays › 9:30am - 10:15am
Costs & Other Info
Class Fee › $40 ($34 Online)
Registration Deadline › October 29th
Details
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.  Prior to the start of the class to determine your child's ability level....
Swimming Level 3 - November Ages: 5 and up Saturdays @ 9:30am (Lesson)
General Info
Ages › 5 and up
Dates › November 2 – November 23
Times
Saturdays › 9:30am - 10:15am
Costs & Other Info
Class Fee › $40 ($34 Online)
Registration Deadline › October 29th
Details
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.  Prior to the start of the class to determine your child's ability level. Parents are welcome to observe swim lessons from the deck on the first and last days of each session. All other...
Swimming Level 4 - November Ages: 5 and up Saturdays @ 9:30am (Lesson)
General Info
Ages › 5 and up
Dates › November 2 – November 23
Times
Saturdays › 9:30am - 10:15am
Costs & Other Info
Class Fee › $40 ($34 Online)
Registration Deadline › October 29th
Details
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.  Prior to the start of the class to determine your child's abi...
Swimming Parent Tot Level 1 - November Ages: 6 months - 15 months Saturdays @ 10:30am (Lesson)
General Info
Ages › 6 months - 15 months
Dates › November 2 – November 23
Times
Saturdays › 10:30am - 11:00am
Costs & Other Info
Class Fee › $40 ($34 Online)
Registration Deadline › October 29th
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  If necessary, we are able to give a brief swim evaluation 
Swimming Parent Tot Level 2 - November Ages: 15 months - 3 years Saturdays @ 9:30am (Lesson)
General Info
Ages › 15 months - 3 years
Dates › November 2 – November 23
Times
Saturdays › 9:30am - 10:00am
Costs & Other Info
Class Fee › $40 ($34 Online)
Registration Deadline › October 29th
Details
This class meets on Saturday mornings.  Parent Tot 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  If necessary, we are able to give a brief swim evaluation 
Swimming Preschool Level 1 - November Ages: 3-5 Saturdays @ 10:30am (Lesson)
General Info
Ages › 3-5
Dates › November 2 – November 23
Times
Saturdays › 10:30am - 11:00am
Costs & Other Info
Class Fee › $40 ($34 Online)
Registration Deadline › October 29th
Details
Preschool Level 1 class is for children 3 to 5 years old. They will learn to be safe in the water and develop beginner swim skills in a fun environment with their instructor.   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 3 Students Registered For The...
Swimming Preschool Level 1 - November Ages: 3-5 Mondays @ 3:45pm (Lesson)
General Info
Ages › 3-5
Dates › November 4 – November 25
Times
Mondays › 3:45pm - 4:15pm
Costs & Other Info
Class Fee › $40 ($34 Online)
Registration Deadline › October 29th
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.   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 3 Students Registered For The C...
Swimming Preschool Level 2 - November Ages: 3-5 Saturdays @ 10:30am (Lesson)
General Info
Ages › 3-5
Dates › November 2 – November 23
Times
Saturdays › 10:30am - 11:00am
Costs & Other Info
Class Fee › $40 ($34 Online)
Registration Deadline › October 29th
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.   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 3 Students Registered For The...
Swimming Preschool Level 2 - November Ages: 3-5 Mondays @ 4:30pm (Lesson)
General Info
Ages › 3-5
Dates › November 4 – November 25
Times
Mondays › 4:30pm - 5:00pm
Costs & Other Info
Class Fee › $40 ($34 Online)
Registration Deadline › October 29th
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.   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 3 Students Registered For The...
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...

Adult Classes / Lessons

Adult Swim Class - Beginner/Intermediate Wednesday @ 6:30am (Class)
General Info
Dates › November 6 – December 11
Times
Wednesday › 6:30am - 7:30am
Costs & Other Info
$60.00 › $51.00 Online
Contact
Erin Hutchings
970.544.4105
Details
This class takes place on Wednesdays from 6:30 - 7:30am from November 6th to December 11th for a total of 6 classes The Adult Swim Class is for beginner to intermediate swimmers. It focuses on developing the fundamental skills of swimming such as kicking, gliding, and stroke development that will provide the swimmer with comfort in the water. They will also learn technique and or build and improve...
Glide Fit Friday @ 9:30am (Class)
General Info
Times
Friday › 9:30am - 10:00am
Details
A low impact, high intensity workout. Taking place on a unique floating fitness mat, get all of the benefits of a challenging core stabilization workout on the water! There will be no class Friday, September 13th and Friday, September 20th. Classes will resume Friday, September 27th at 9:00am.
Master Swim Mondays / Thursdays @ 6:00pm (Class)
General Info
Times
Mondays › 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Thursdays › 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Costs & Other Info
ARC admission is required
Details
Looking to master the basics of lap swimming? Hoping to improve your stroke technique under the watchful eye of a talented swim coach? This is the class for you!  Class is held at the Aspen Recreation Center (ARC) - Swimming Pool. 
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...
Water Aerobics Mondays / Tuesdays / Wednesdays / Thursdays / Fridays @ 9:00am (Class)
General Info
Times
Mondays › 9:00am - 10:00am
Tuesdays › 9:00am - 10:00am
Wednesdays › 9:00am - 10:00am
Thursdays › 9:00am - 10:00am
Fridays › 9:00am - 9:30am
Costs & Other Info
ARC admission is required
Details
This class is a combination of deep water spinning, core strengthening, and aerobic exercise in the training pool. Class is held at the Aspen Recreation Center (ARC) - Swimming Pool. There will be no class on Monday, September 2nd There will be no classes Monday, September 9th - Friday, September 20th. Classes will resume on Monday, September 23rd at 9:00am

Senior Classes / Lessons

Water Aerobics Mondays / Tuesdays / Wednesdays / Thursdays / Fridays @ 9:00am (Class)
General Info
Times
Mondays › 9:00am - 10:00am
Tuesdays › 9:00am - 10:00am
Wednesdays › 9:00am - 10:00am
Thursdays › 9:00am - 10:00am
Fridays › 9:00am - 9:30am
Costs & Other Info
ARC admission is required
Details
This class is a combination of deep water spinning, core strengthening, and aerobic exercise in the training pool. Class is held at the Aspen Recreation Center (ARC) - Swimming Pool. There will be no class on Monday, September 2nd There will be no classes Monday, September 9th - Friday, September 20th. Classes will resume on Monday, September 23rd at 9:00am
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Leagues

Youth Leagues

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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