Activity & Facility Status Updates

We hope everyone is doing well. During these unprecedented times, the Aspen Recreation Department staff is working together with the proper authorities to reopen some of our facilities and programming for your use.

  • City of Aspen Day Camp
    Updated on Thursday, June 18, 2020 @ 1:16pm
    Current Status Open with groups of ten children. Currently all families must register on the waitlist and staff will move let them know when they are moved off.
    Availability Many area summer camps are already open. Please see this list of other programs in the area, https://bit.ly/2UtH2VJ
    Activity: Camps
    Facility: Hosted at Aspen Elementary School
  • Lap Swimming & Water Aerobics
    Updated on Friday, July 31, 2020 @ 2:15pm
    Current Status Lap swimming & Water Aerobics will begin on August 10.
    Availability On August 10th Lap Swimming will begin Monday through Saturday. Times will be by the hour, 6 people per hour. Please register the time you would like to attend - no drop-ins.

    Cost: 1 punch for lap swimming session, please purchase the COVID-19 punch pass prior to arriving. Please see the swimming page for all the information.

    The week of August 10th water aerobics classes will begin Tuesday and Thursday morning. Times will be by the hour, 6 people per hour. Please register the time you would like to attend - no drop-ins.

    Cost: 1 punch for each Water aerobics class, please purchase the COVID-19 punch pass prior to arriving.
  • Family Swimming Pool
    Updated on Thursday, July 9, 2020 @ 1:20pm
    Current Status Currently closed. The Family Pool will be closed for important repairs.
    Availability Outdoor pools are available in Snowmass and Basalt. snowmassrecreation.com
    Activity: Swimming
    Facilities: Swimming Pool / ARC Family Pool
  • Swimming -Swim Team
    Updated on Monday, June 8, 2020 @ 2:57pm
    Current Status Projected open June 15th.
    Activity: Swimming
    Facilities: Aspen Recreation Center / 6 lap lanes in ARC
  • Swimming – Masters (in house adults)
    Updated on Wednesday, July 22, 2020 @ 11:57am
    Current Status Projected June 15th open with swim organizations.

    Aspen Master Swim Team resumes on August 10 for a week. Click the link below to learn how to register.
    Availability Other Swimming options in the RFV: The Snowmass Recreation Center and the Basalt Recreation Center.
    Activity: Swimming
    Facilities: Aspen Recreation Center / Swimming Pool / 6 lap lanes in ARC
  • Tennis Lessons and Clinics
    Updated on Tuesday, June 16, 2020 @ 3:21pm
    Current Status The Aspen Tennis Club is open to the public with 6 courts. Please see rules on the website.
    Adult and Youth Clinics started on June 22nd, reservations only. No drop-ins.
    Availability Daily clinics available for kids and adults. Register for clinics now.
    To view a pdf of all the classes, aspenrecreation.com/__data/tennis-clinic-schedule-2020.pdf
    Activity: Tennis
  • Pickleball Courts
    Updated on Monday, June 8, 2020 @ 3:02pm
    Current Status Open to public.

    -Single / doubles 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.
  • Aspen Youth Center
    Updated on Monday, June 8, 2020 @ 3:07pm
    Current Status Registration Open; Group sizes may be limited due to Public Health Orders. Please checkout https://www.facebook.com/AspenYouthCenter for the latest updates
    Availability For a list of other youth activities, click link below.
    Facilities: Aspen Recreation Center / Aspen Youth Center
  • Ice Skating for Skating Clubs & Junior Hockey
    Updated on Monday, June 8, 2020 @ 3:27pm
    Current Status Opens June 15th with ice organizations (for example Aspen Jr Hockey, Revolutions, Aspen Skating Club).
    Activities: Figure Skating / Hockey
    Facilities: Aspen Recreation Center / Lewis Ice Arena / Lewis ice arena
  • Athletic - Adult Coed Kickball
    Updated on Thursday, July 9, 2020 @ 4:49pm
    Current Status Registration is open from 6/22 - 7/10: NO TEAMS SIGNED UP SO WE WERE NOT ABLE TO CREATE A LEAGUE

    If you have questions please email alex.schrempf@cityofaspen.com

    Rules are Official USA Kickball Rules with Aspen Recreation COVID-19 Rules Modifications, and all games are provided one umpire. Teams are recommended to provide their own jerseys with face coverings included, and players are encouraged to wear rubber cleats. No metal cleats are allowed.

    Play is July 12 - August 16 on Sundays.
    Activity: Kickball
    Facilities: Lower Moore Field / Lower Moore or Rotary
  • Athletic 3rd Party Organizations Using Fields
    Updated on Thursday, July 9, 2020 @ 5:07pm
    Current Status Currently open for field reservations. A new Public Health Order was released on June 4, 2020 that allows organized rec league sports to begin with max of 25 participants and social distancing. Please contact Desiree.whitehead@cityofaspen.com to submit a safety checklist and to reserve fields.
    Facility: athletic fields
  • Outdoor Fitness Classes- on parks/ fields
    Updated on Thursday, July 9, 2020 @ 3:52pm
    Current Status Classes are starting June 29th for a soft opening of a few classes per week on Red Brick Lawn. More fitness classes will begin in the coming weeks. Participants must pre register and NO DROP INS will be allowed. Please see the website for all the details.
    Activity: Fitness & Wellness
    Facilities: Iselin Field / Red Brick Lawn
  • Basketball Courts
    Updated on Monday, June 8, 2020 @ 5:05pm
    Current Status The Basketball courts are open.
    Activity: Basketball
    Facilities: Rio Grande Park / Tot Lot Park / Yellow Brick School / Rio Grande Yellow Brick & Tot Lot
  • Volleyball Courts
    Updated on Monday, June 8, 2020 @ 5:04pm
    Current Status Koch and Willoughby are open for Volleyball
    Facilities: Koch Park / Willoughby/Lift 1 / Koch Park & Willoughby Park
  • Playgrounds
    Updated on Monday, June 8, 2020 @ 5:10pm
    Current Status All of the playgrounds in Aspen are currently open.
  • Skate Park
    Updated on Monday, June 8, 2020 @ 8:44pm
    Current Status Open to the public as of 6/4
  • Archery Range
    Updated on Monday, June 8, 2020 @ 5:02pm
    Current Status Open to the public, please maintain social distancing.
  • Sailing Camp
    Updated on Monday, June 15, 2020 @ 3:56pm
    Current Status Postponed for the 2020 season. Look for registration information in March of 2021.
    Activities: Camps / Sailing
    Facility: Ruedi Reservoir
  • Mountain Biking Clinics
    Updated on Monday, June 8, 2020 @ 4:38pm
    Current Status TBD
  • Rock Climbing Clinics Indoor / Outdoor
    Updated on Monday, June 8, 2020 @ 4:42pm
    Current Status Will not take place this summer for safety reasons
  • Weight/Cardio Room
    Updated on Thursday, July 9, 2020 @ 12:31pm
    Current Status We are working diligently on a safe reentry plan for public uses of the lap pool, ice rink and weight room. We appreciate your patience as we plan safe ways to reopen these amenities.
  • Public Use of Lewis Ice Arena
    Updated on Thursday, July 9, 2020 @ 12:34pm
    Current Status We are working diligently on a safe reentry plan for public uses of the ice rink and weight room. We appreciate your patience as we plan safe ways to reopen these amenities.