Camps  Youth

The Aspen Recreation Center is Currently Closed The Staff of the Aspen Recreation Department has been working hard on developing a reopening plan for the Recreation Centers that follows best practice COVID-19 safety measures and protocols.

The Aspen Recreation Center & Red Brick Recreation Center will have a soft reopening on October 5th, reservations will be required to use the areas that are open. Aspen Ice Garden remains closed. Please know all Recreation Passes will be extended for the amount of time left on your pass. Thank you.
The Red Brick Recreation Center is Currently Closed Indoor & Outdoor fitness classes, by reservation, are available at the Red Brick Recreation Center.
Starting on 10/5, there will be Climbing wall sessions Monday - Friday, registrations are required and you must have a membership or punch pass to participate.

The building is closed to the public, except for reserved classes or activities. The showers and lockers are closed. Thank you.

Camps Info

Status Updates

  • City of Aspen Full Day Fall Camps
    Updated on Thursday, August 27, 2020 @ 1:16pm
    Current Status This fall with the change in school plans, we too are changing the way camp will look for the time being. We are striving to partner with parents to make this school transition as smooth as possible.

    In lieu of after school club we will be offering full day camp, Monday through Friday. We feel that this will best serve our families and community.

    Registration is open and camp will be starting September 14th.
    Facility: Hosted at Aspen Elementary School
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Locations + Costs & Hours

Available @ the following locations: (Click the links to see more info about that facility or click the + icon to view basic info for that facility)

The Aspen Recreation Center

View Address / Hours / Costs
The Aspen Recreation Center is Currently Closed The Staff of the Aspen Recreation Department has been working hard on developing a reopening plan for the Recreation Centers that follows best practice COVID-19 safety measures and protocols.

The Aspen Recreation Center & Red Brick Recreation Center will have a soft reopening on October 5th, reservations will be required to use the areas that are open. Aspen Ice Garden remains closed. Please know all Recreation Passes will be extended for the amount of time left on your pass. Thank you.
Address
0861 Maroon Creek Rd
Aspen, CO 81611
Costs
Admission Required Recreation Pass
    Hours
  • Covid-19 Reopening Hours (10/5)
    Monday - SaturdayBy Reservation Only

The Red Brick Recreation Center

View Address / Hours / Costs
The Red Brick Recreation Center is Currently Closed Indoor & Outdoor fitness classes, by reservation, are available at the Red Brick Recreation Center.
Starting on 10/5, there will be Climbing wall sessions Monday - Friday, registrations are required and you must have a membership or punch pass to participate.

The building is closed to the public, except for reserved classes or activities. The showers and lockers are closed. Thank you.
Address
110 East Hallam St (Suite 135)
Aspen, CO 81611
Costs
Admission Required Recreation Pass
    Hours
  • Covid-19 Reopening Hours (10/5)
    Monday - FridayBy Reservation Only
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Camps   Youth

Fall Learning/Camp Full Days Ages: 5-10 Monday / Tuesday / Wednesday / Thursday / Friday @ 8:00am (Camp)
General Info
Location › Aspen Elementary School
Ages › 5-10
Times
Monday › 8:00am - 5:00pm
Tuesday › 8:00am - 5:00pm
Wednesday › 8:00am - 5:00pm
Thursday › 8:00am - 5:00pm
Friday › 8:00am - 5:00pm
Costs & Other Info
per day › $48 ($44 Online)
Details
2020 Fall Camp Program UPDATE: PROGRAM STARTS SEPTEMBER 14, 2020 Dear Parents and Families, Welcome to the 2020/2021 school year. We are looking forward to seeing you all this fall. Location: All Camps Meet at Aspen Elementary School     Day Camp Ages: Camp welcomes youth in the Aspen Valley between the ages 5-10 years old.  Drop Off: 8am - 9am- Aspen Recreation Center Main Parking Lot          Pi...
Summer Art Camps Ages: 5 1/2 to 10 years old (Camp)
General Info
Ages › 5 1/2 to 10 years old
Costs & Other Info
Camp Cost › $275 per week
Contact
Red Brick Center for the Arts
970-429-2777
Details
The Red Brick Center for the Art's mission of creating colorful community starts with the youngest of artists. During the summer the Red Brick provides week-long day camps where children explore different themes each week through a variety of mediums such as papier-mâché, ceramics, mosaic, painting, collage and more! In addition to art making, campers will venture outside for a picnic and play i...
Summer Camp Ages: 5-10 Monday / Tuesday / Wednesday / Thursday / Friday @ 8:00am (Camp)
General Info
Location › Aspen Elementary School
Ages › 5-10
Times
Monday › 8:00am - 5:00pm
Tuesday › 8:00am - 5:00pm
Wednesday › 8:00am - 5:00pm
Thursday › 8:00am - 5:00pm
Friday › 8:00am - 5:00pm
Costs & Other Info
per week - resident › $220
Contacts
Julie Kline
970-319-4242
Desiree Whitehead
970-379-7178
Details
2020 Summer Camp Info:Dear Parents and Families, Welcome back!!  We never imagined a year would start out the way it did. We have been missing you all and thinking about you throughout these weeks apart. These few weeks have been a challenge for us all, but we are so glad that we will soon be able to see you all again! This summer will not be “normal” by any means but our commitment to you and you...

General Camp Information:

Youth will participate in a state-licensed program with qualified counselors. City of Aspen Day Camp is a State of Colorado licensed program and follows all State Regulations. For rules and regulations, please visit: cdhs.state.co.us

Camper Supplies:

All campers need the following supplies for camp every day!

  • Lunch
  • Backpack
  • 2 Snacks
  • Sunscreen
  • Close-Toed Shoes
  • Swimsuit
  • Proper Clothing
  • Towel
  • Filled water bottle with closable cap

Day Camp Registration:

Once parents/guardians register for days, they will be receiving an email from Epact, our online health form and emergency records system, with a link to fill out and submit the forms. These only have to be completed once a year..

*** Registration must be completed 24 Hrs before attending. Space is limited so sign up early to avoid disappointment***

Proof of Residency Requirement:

To receive proof of residency, one of the following must be presented from the primary caretaker of the child you are registering! This must be sent in with Registration forms (1) business day before attending.

  1. Tax Assessment
  2. Drivers License from Pitkin, Garfield, and Eagle County Zip Codes:
    81611, 81612, 81650, 81652, 81649, 81620, 81615, 81621, 81601, 81647, 81655, 81637, 81623, 81642, 81623, 81602, 81632, 80423, 81654, 81656, 81636, 81635, 81621, 81645, 81631, 80463, 80426, 81658, 81657
  3. Vehicle Registration from Pitkin, Garfield and Eagle Counties
  4. Listing in Aspen Phone Directory
  5. Pay stub from business operation in Pitkin County

Refunds & Cancellations:

All cancellations must be made 48 hours in advance in order to receive credit for another day. Please call (970) 319-8446 and leave a message, or (970) 920-5140 for more information.

Comments, Concerns or Complaints:

Aspen City Day Camp is enrolled in a childcare program that is licensed by the Colorado Department of Human Services. The license indicates that the program has met the required standards of the operation of a childcare facility. If you have not done so, please ask to see the license. We want to hear from you if you have questions or concerns about your child’s care. We will make every effort to resolve any issues or concerns you have about the program.

Complaints regarding suspected licensing violations must be reported to:

Colorado Department of Human Services, Division of Child Care
1575 Sherman Street
Denver, CO 80203-1714
p. 303-866-5958

Complaints regarding the actual program should be reported to the Camp Director or the Operations Manager:

Camp Director: Julie Kline, 970-920-5140
Operations Manager: Desiree Whitehead, 970-920-5140