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Aspen Recreation Center

Open Now: 6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Open today: 6:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Awesome facility

Very cool place to visit especially if the weather is not cooperating outside. Large and clean... read more

Reviewed 12 July 2018
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Top notch facilities

Lots to do here. Our hotel gave us free passes. A fun indoor day of swimming at their indoor water... read more

Reviewed 28 March 2017
Chicago, Illinois
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  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
11 Jul 2018
“Awesome facility”
10 Oct 2017
“Disappointed with lack of information ”
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, Mom and me Ice skating classes, learn how to play the...more
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861 Maroon Creek Rd, Aspen, CO 81611-3361
+1 970-544-4100
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 5 August 2015 via mobile

Great place to go on a rainy day. Can take the free bus there. Lazy river and water slide were big hits--though the latter does not open until after lessons are done (noon). Pool is kept very warm. Discounts for residents. Bring your own towels...More

3  Thank Ledzep8
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 19 May 2013

I suppose if you came in the morning and spent the entire day it might not be criminal. However, if you want to take a family of four for a swim for a couple of hours it's $65. The Roaring Fork Valley is an expensive...More

2  Thank terrapinproud
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Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

Very cool place to visit especially if the weather is not cooperating outside. Large and clean facility including full-sized hockey rink, with ice-skating available. Full-size rock climbing wall, professional level. The pool area is huge, with a lazy river, big waterslide, and area for little...More

Thank Toro9
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

Love spending time here with my family. So much that we inquired about getting a monthly pass. There was a special deal that worked well for us but when we asked about we were told we can sign up after they reopen. There was no...More

Thank jennfrett
Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

Lots to do here. Our hotel gave us free passes. A fun indoor day of swimming at their indoor water park. We didn't have time to ice skate.

Thank kander-family
Reviewed 19 March 2017

One of the gold rings for a ski bum is gaining access to a hot tub. My son was getting pre-college instruction in the fine art of belonging anywhere. Aspen was a particular challenge for the car camping father/son spring breakers. The bonding time in...More

Thank David H
Reviewed 15 December 2016

Wish we were staying longer and could have enjoyed all the different options this place offers. As it was we just went sledding. Only $5 to rent a sled and head out back to the sledding hill. We went before school had let out for...More

Thank CastrovilleTX
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

The ARC has just about everything you could want for indoor (and some outdoor) recreation pursuits. Built by the city of Aspen about 10 years ago, this place is fantastic! It has dedicated lanes for lap swimming, a lazy river and water slide for the...More

Thank LisaB157
Reviewed 5 August 2016

We were staying in Aspen a few days and gave the kids a break from hiking and headed here for some "kid fun" .. We have 3 kiddos (3,5,10) it cost the 5 of us almost $90 for a day pass to play in the...More

2  Thank meamaam
Reviewed 21 July 2016 via mobile

We stopped on arrival for a bathroom stop. After walking around discovered the Ice rink and a climbing wall. After returning to the parking lot their is a paved trail to take a shirt hike. Overall would say don't bother.

Thank bsorge
Reviewed 10 June 2016 via mobile

We brought kids here while visiting over summer. Great indoor ice skating ring. $18 day pass plus $3 skate rental fee. Very friendly staff. Snack shop. They also have indoor pool with lazy river and rock climbing. Great indoor activities for rainy days or just...More

1  Thank MellyTravel2
Reviewed 28 December 2015

A very good recreation center with some great facilities. The staff was always nice and the facilities are well maintained and always clean. There's plenty for everyone to find something including ice rink, pool, hot tubs, steam room and sauna, cardio room and weights room,...More

1  Thank komandant_dom
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