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Aspen Recreation Center

861 Maroon Creek Rd, Aspen, CO 81611-3361
+1 970-544-4100
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Disappointed with lack of information

Love spending time here with my family. So much that we inquired about getting a monthly pass... read more

Reviewed 11 October 2017
Aspen, Colorado
via mobile
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 27 March 2017
Chicago, Illinois
via mobile
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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 guitar, tots and youth art classes, Martial Arts and Karate classes, 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, media-enhanced Cardio room with elliptical trainers, treadmills, several types of stationary bikes, as well as stair climbers, a rowing machine, and a television on each machine so you can enjoy your favorite shows while you work out. The weight room includes a number of different resistance machines for weight training.
  • Excellent71%
  • Very good17%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“climbing wall” (9 reviews)
“ice rink” (8 reviews)
“day pass” (5 reviews)
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861 Maroon Creek Rd, Aspen, CO 81611-3361
+1 970-544-4100

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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 27 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 18 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 14 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 22 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 Lisa B
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 20 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 9 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
Reviewed 7 December 2015

We were in town for an ice skating competition at the Lewis ice arena, which is part of the Aspen Rec Center, so we spent the majority of a weekend here. The rec center offers nice amenities and while a bit pricey ($15 for visitors)...More

1  Thank ColoMama33
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