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Address: 0861 Maroon Creek Road, Aspen, CO
Phone Number: 970-544-4100
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6:00 am - 8:45 pm
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 5:45 pm
Mon - Fri 6:00 am - 8:45 pm
Sat 9:00 am - 7:45 pm
Description: The Aspen Recreation Center, also known as the “ARC”, provides a variety...
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.
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This place is kid heaven

Why have I not been to this place before? The pool is amazing, the climbing wall way fun and ice skating too. Spend a day here with the kids, it is a blast!

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 12, 2015
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Grand Junction, Colorado
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Grand Junction, Colorado
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26 reviews 26 reviews
10 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015

Why have I not been to this place before? The pool is amazing, the climbing wall way fun and ice skating too. Spend a day here with the kids, it is a blast!

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Australia
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56 reviews 56 reviews
32 attraction reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015

We mostly skied, but on a day we chose not to ski this was a fun place to come and ice skate - and toboggan out back, although the toboggan slope wasn't overly challenging or fast for teenagers.

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Helsingborg, Sweden
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

Yopu can do everything in this place, ice skating, gym, climbing, swimming, its amazing! Always clean and nice staff!

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Florida
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140 reviews 140 reviews
29 attraction reviews
84 helpful votes 84 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

We were directly to the Aspen Rec Center to take our kids and grandkids sledding. What a beautiful place this is. Such a great asset to the town of Aspen. We had just received over a foot of fresh snow so downhill sledding was way too hard for a 4 and 5 year old but just being in this beautiful... More 

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Manhattan Beach, California
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148 reviews 148 reviews
60 attraction reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

My children love this place, lots of activities but their favorites are the pool and climbing wall. Pool can get crowded and sometimes the lifeguards are indifferent to the big kids walking on the little ones. This is best for kids up to about 15 or so. After that, they might be frustrated with all of the little ones.

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Makati, Philippines
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97 reviews 97 reviews
27 attraction reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

The most civilized and beautiful recreation center I have seen. How I would have enjoyed being a young kid growing up in Aspen. Indoor pool, indoor gym and all the refuge for those who want to be out of the cold. But for those with sub-10 year old children just wanting to sled on snow, there's an incredible slope in... More 

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Aspen, Colorado
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

We love the ARC! A family trip there for swimming is on our weekly to-do list. The staff there is great and the facilities are always clean.

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hiltonhead island
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014

they have a lot of things to do! Pool, wall climbing, hockey and others. This is a MUST to visit when you are here at aspen colorado

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Lake Geneva, Wisconsin
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30 reviews 30 reviews
3 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

I brought my daughter here as a surprise and we had a ball. She rock climbed for about an hour and the staff, Jerrod, was very helpful and great with all the kids. Ice skating was next and if you have your own skates, I'd advise you to bring them. We again had a great time until a face plant.... More 

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Aspen, Colorado
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73 reviews 73 reviews
23 attraction reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

Absolutely love this place. A little pricey for a day pass, but you do get to enjoy all that is on offer - fantastic pool for kids play or lane swimming, jacuzzi, sauna, climbing wall included in price and some ice skating. Make a day of it, although limited food options on site. You can come and go, so jump... More 

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Additional Information about Aspen Recreation Center

Address: Address: 0861 Maroon Creek Road, Aspen, CO
Phone Number: 970-544-4100
Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Aspen
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 5:45 pm
Monday 6:00 am - 8:45 pm
Tuesday 6:00 am - 8:45 pm
Wednesday 6:00 am - 8:45 pm
Thursday 6:00 am - 8:45 pm
Friday 6:00 am - 8:45 pm
Saturday 9:00 am - 7:45 pm

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