Kids at Play

Summer is soon coming to an end and school will be back in session. What better way to say good-bye to the warm summer months than to soak up the outdoors with the range of parks and playgrounds in the city, indoor and outdoor games for children to play, and a variety of local outdoor recreation experiences that will bring joy to all.

  1. Triangle Park


    Willits Fountain in Triangle Park is a great way for kiddos to cool off mid-valley. Splash, and then grab lunch at Sure Thing Burger.

  2. Photo By: Glenwood Hot Springs Pool

    Glenwood Hot Springs Resort


    Have you floated the Shoshone Chutes at the Glenwood Hot Springs Pool yet? If not, now's the time to go.

  3. ACES at Rock Bottom Ranch


    Basalt's Rock Bottom Ranch is offering new Ranch Experiences for families on Thursdays at 10:30 a.m. Pair with a self-guided tour of the grounds for a great educational morning.



    Check out what's happening at Handmakery, downtown Carbondale's art studio for children, and make your own masterpiece.

  5. Snowmass Base Village Development


    Grab tickets to the Flynn Creek Circus, featuring aerialists, contortionists, acrobats, and more in Snowmass Base Village on August 20-22.

  6. Glenwood Springs Parks and Recreation Department


    Check out the terrific river beach at Veltus Park in Glenwood Springs.

  7. Sopris Alpaca Farm


    Hand feed alpacas at Sopris Alpaca Farm in Silt.

  8. Monkey House Carbondale


    Let the kids test their climbing skills at Monkey House Carbondale.

  9. Crown Mountain Park


    Check out the amazing BMX scene at Crown Mountain Park in El Jebel.

  10. Gianinetti Park


    Enjoy the shady playground at Carbondale's Gianinetti Park.