Aspen Recreation Center (ARC)

The Climbing Tower is currently closed and will be closed from 12:00am Saturday, September 7 - 8:00pm Sunday, September 22 The Climbing Tower will be closed for maintenance from 9/7 - 9/22, reopening on 9/23. We are sorry for the inconvenience.
The Women's Locker Room is currently closed and will be closed from 12:00am Saturday, September 7 - 8:00pm Sunday, September 22 The locker rooms will be closed for renovation and repair. Reopening on Monday, 9/23/19. We are sorry for the inconvenience.
The Men's Locker Room is currently closed and will be closed from Saturday, September 7, 2019 - Saturday, September 28, 2019 Construction will continue on the men's locker room until 9/28. STARTING 9/23: Please use the family bathrooms on level 2 or the Ice Pros locker room on level 1. Thank you for your understanding.
The Aspen Recreation Center (aka “The ARC”) is Aspen’s premier recreation center. The facility provides a variety of recreational opportunities for people of all ages — from rock climbing to hockey and youth classes to weight & cardio rooms.
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0861 Maroon Creek Rd
Aspen, CO 81611
  • 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
    12/31/20196:00am - 6:00pm
    1/1/20209:00am - 6:00pm
    Memorial Day9:00am - 6:00pm
    July 4th12:00pm - 5:00pm
    Labor Day9:00am - 6:00pm
Admission RequiredDaily Admission / Recreation Pass
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ARC Features & Facilities
ARC Amenities
  • Limited Bathing Suits & Swim Gear Shop
  • Lock Rental for Lockers
  • Locker Room
  • Public WiFi
  • Snack Bar
  • Towel Rental
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Red Brick Recreation Center

The Red Brick Recreation Center has been a cornerstone of Aspen Recreation for years and continues to offer a wide variety of fun activities for all ages. Facility rentals are also available for family reunions, birthdays parties, and more!
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110 East Hallam St (Suite 135)
Aspen, CO 81611
  • Summer (April 22 - November 4)
    Monday - Thursday8:30am - 6:00pm
    Friday8:30am - 3:00pm
    Saturday & SundayCLOSED
  • Winter (November 5 - April 21)
    Monday & Wednesday8:30am - 9:00pm
    Tuesday & Thursday8:30am - 8:00pm
    Friday8:30am - 3:00pm
    Saturday (Starts December 1st)5pm-9pm
  • Holiday Hours
    Christmas DayClosed
    New Year's DayClosed
    July 4thClosed
Admission RequiredDaily Admission / Recreation Pass / Aerial Arts Pass
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Red Brick Features & Facilities
Red Brick Amenities
  • Climbing Shoe & Harness Rental
  • Locker Room
  • Showers
  • Slackline
  • Towel Rental
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Cozy Point Ranch

The Cozy Point Ranch is one of Aspen’s last year-round working ranches and the only public equestrian center. We’re combining our pioneer ranching history with a new sustainable farming ethic to carry our 120 year old legacy through the coming century.
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210 Juniper Hill Road
Aspen, CO 81611
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Features & Facilities
  • Arenas - 150 x 270 foot Outdoor
  • Arenas - 65 x 150 foot Outdoor
  • Arenas - 85 x 235 foot Indoor Heated
  • Employee housing units - four families
  • Equestrian Facilities - 19 small paddocks
  • Equestrian Facilities - 2 large pastures
  • Equestrian Facilities - 29 indoor heated stalls
  • Equestrian Facilities - 4 larger shared paddocks
  • Historic Barn - one of the oldest intact historic barns of the late 1800’s in the valley

Facility Rentals

Got a special event coming up? A birthday, anniversary, or company event? Many of our facilities are available for rent for your next gathering at affordable prices!
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Aspen Recreation Center »


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 »

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Red Brick Recreation Center »


Let us take care of all the work while you sit back and enjoy the party! The Red Brick is ideal for a birthday party with access to our inflatables, geometric shapes, tumble track, sumo wrestling suits, trapeze, balloons, climbing and more! Availability is limited to non-programmed hours. 

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Cozy Point Ranch »

The Ranch can serve as your base for exploring the Colorado high country on horseback or your permanent year round recreational home. Visit us here and then stop by in person. We’re open to the public every day of the year.

What's Happening…

ARC Maintenance Info | Closures & Open Hours
The ARC will be undergoing annual maintenance and renovations from Saturday, September 7 - Sunday, September 22, 2019.  ...
Parking Info for the ARC, starting in mid Sept.
Attention Aspen Recreation Center visitors: From mid September through the end of October there will be several events a...
Red Brick Recreation Center - Summer Hours
 Red Brick Recreation Center Hours change to summer hours starting on 4/22. SUMMER (APRIL 22 - NOVEMBER 4) Monday - Thur...
2019 Fall / Winter Youth Activity Guide
Check out what programming we offer for kids in our Youth Activity Guide. This fall we offer the City of Aspen afterscho...
At the Iselin Pickleball Courts there is a charge for the pickleball courts between 8:00am and 12:00pm, Monday - Saturda...
Plan your Holiday Party with Us!
PLAN YOUR HOLIDAY PARTY WITH US! The Aspen Recreation Department has four venues to choose from. Let us help you find th...
Outdoor Movies at the ARC! Free
Starting in September, come watch outdoor movies at the Aspen Recreation Center on our Inflatable Movie Screen. Join us ...
Text Messaging Program - Stay Informed
Would you like to be notified of upcoming events, classes, updates programming or teacher changes by text message?  Sign...
Aspen parkrun - Free 5K
A free, weekly, timed 5k run starting each Saturday at 9 am from the Aspen Golf & Tennis Club. Everyone is welcome, no r...
Birthday Parties with the Aspen Recreation Department
Rent the Birthday Room at the Aspen Recreation Center and have access to the room for 2 hours, as well as admission into...
Private Swim Lessons Available
Private Swim Lessons are available, NEW book online! Half-hour lessons range from $35 to $50 depending on the instructor...