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

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


Address › 0861 Maroon Creek Rd » View Map


  • 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


Admission Required Recreation Pass


  • Limited Bathing Suits & Swim Gear Shop
  • 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 »

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. || (970) 544-4100

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