The Recreation Center 

at Garden of the Gods Collection

The Recreation Center at the Garden of the Gods Collection offers beautiful facilities, fun classes and activities that keep kids and their parents coming back for more. Our weekday Kids Care offers abundant activities and interactive personal care to children of our Members and Resort Guests Monday – Friday from 9:00 am – 12 noon and Friday evenings from 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm. Out teen room allows older kids the perfect space to spend time with friends, watch movies, play video games, foosball, pool and ping pong.

Light fare is available through the Recreation Center Snack Bar serving hot dogs, hamburgers, french fries, ice cream and a variety of beverages.

Our Recreation Center is the perfect place for your kids to experience excellent activities of their own. From swimming to tennis to basketball and more, you can be sure they’ll never be bored.

Open Memorial Day through Labor Day. The Recreation Center will open for the season on Saturday, May 20, 2017.

Member children and grandchildren age 23 and under are entitled to Recreation Center privileges if accompanied by the Member.  Babysitters and nannies accompanying children are considered members of the household.  Guests must be accompanied by their host, and the host will be charged a Recreation Center guest fee of $10 per guest for each visit.

Children under 13 years must be accompanied by an adult.

The Recreation Center includes:

  • Junior Olympic-size swimming pool and wading pools
  • Spray Garden
  • Cabanas
  • Locker rooms
  • Snack bar
  • Recreation room with games for all ages
  • Multipurpose room for social events
  • Four indoor tennis courts
  • Basketball/soccer court
  • Children’s playground

Kids Club

Fun For the Kids & Free Time for You

Family Services has come to the Club and Resort at Garden of the Gods Collection! Take advantage of the Club and Resort- enjoy lunch, a Spa treatment, take a Sports Club Fitness Class, play 9 holes of golf or even a few games of tennis while your children enjoy our extraordinary Recreation Center. With plenty of games and activities, your children will have fun while you take some time to relax. Take advantage of our daytime hours during the week for some “me time” or enjoy a date or event on Friday evening. All participating children must be potty trained and fully independent in the restroom.

Members, sign up online on the Member Central Calendar. Hotel Guests and Kissing Camels Property Owners, call the Front Desk at 719.632.5541 to make arrangments for your children during your stay.

Kissing Camels Recreation Center Kids Club Hours
Monday – Friday: 9am – 12pm
Friday Nights: 5pm – 8pm

To reserve a space for your children or grandchildren, members can sign up online via the Member Central Calendar and hotel guests please feel free to call the Front Desk at 719.632.5541 to make arrangments for your children during your stay.

  • Maximum time in Kids Club is limited to 3 hours per day.
  • All Children must be potty trained and independent in the restroom.
  • Parents and Grandparents of children in Kids Care are required to stay on the Garden of the Gods Collection complex.
  • Please note, late pickups (more than 5 minutes late after 3 hours) will be charged $2 per minute for every minute late.
  • Dinner is available for purchase on Friday evening between 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm for an additional $8 per child.
  • Walk-ins are welcome, but contingent on space availability.

Members’ Children and Grandchildren

$3 per child, per hour

Non-Member

$7 per child, per hour

Contact Alison King at 719.520.4976 or aking@ggclub.com with any questions.

Camps & Swim Team

Summer Fun Just For Kids

Keeping the little ones busy and happy can be a challenge, especially as summer approaches. The Recreation Center at the Garden of the Gods Collection offers beautiful facilities, fun classes and activities that keep kids and their parents coming back for more.

Moms, dads and little tykes alike can enjoy some indoor and outdoor fun at thes Recreation Center at the Garden of the Gods Collection! Cure your kid’s boredom with our featured camps tailored toward children of all ages and ranging from Swimming, Tennis and Golf Camps to Art, Culinary, Science, Lego’s and everything in-between. All camps offer a low child to adult ratio and are led by area professionals, ensuring the highest caliber of instruction for our Junior Members.

Members can register by viewing our Member Event Calendar and clicking on the camp according to its date. Our camps are open to the youth in our community, so please contact Alison King-Wieker directly to register at 719-520-4976 or aking@ggclub.com.

Keeping the little ones busy and happy can be a challenge, especially as summer approaches. The Recreation Center at the Garden of the Gods Collection offers beautiful facilities, fun classes and activities that keep kids and their parents coming back for more. Cure your kid’s boredom with our featured camps tailored toward children of all ages and ranging from Swimming, Tennis and Golf Camps to Art, Culinary, Science, Lego’s and everything in-between. All camps offer a low child to adult ratio and are led by area professionals, ensuring the highest caliber of instruction for our Junior Members.

May 30- June 2 | Junior Tennis Academy

June 4 – August 4 | Daily Swim Lessons & Intramural Swim League

June 9-11 | Junior Golf Academy

June 12-16 | Advanced Chef Academy

June 26-30 | 3D Printing and Design Academy

July 7-9 | Junior Golf Academy

July 10-14 | Green Beret Survival Camp 2.0

July 24- 28 | Little Fins Splash and Swim

August 1-5 | Summer Remix Academy

 

 

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Members’ children and grandchildren age 23 and under are entitled to Recreation Center privileges if accompanied by the member. Children under 13 years must be accompanied by an adult. Babysitters and nannies accompanying children are considered members of the household. Guests must be accompanied by their member host, and the host will be charged a Recreation Center guest fee of $10 per guest for each visit.

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Alison King-Wieker, Recreation and Event Manager

Alison moved from Northern California and been enjoying the mountain life of Colorado for 12 years with her husband and two young sons. Since joining the club in 2010, Alison enjoys connecting member families together and thinking of new ways for members and families to have fun at the club. She is passionate about helping in creating lifelong memories through these activities, and two of her perennial favorites are Trunk or Treat and the Christmas Tree Lighting. In addition to her work helping families have fun and make memories, Alison coaches basketball and track. She loves interacting with Members and feels there feedback is invaluable for the success of the club, she welcomes innovative ideas, comments and concerns.

(719) 520-4976        aking@ggclub.com

Scott Leifer, Director of Tennis

Scott Leifer started playing tennis at the age of seven and loves to share his passion for tennis with all the children and adults he coaches. He comes to us from the Country Club of Colorado. Scott is a stroke technician and relies on coaching mental toughness. He has molded many junior players into strong athletes and successful college students, and his life lessons turn them into great individuals who thrive in whatever endeavor they choose. These skills make him a fantastic asset to The Club and member tennis programs. Scott is happily married to his wife, Shannon, and is a father to three children: Savannah, Samson and Scarlet. He also has two dogs, Solo and Sylvie.

719-329-4012       sleifer@ggclub.com

Trish Pino, Kissing Camels Grille Manager

Trish Pino has more than three decades of hospitality experience, most recently as the food and beverage manager at Colorado Springs Country Club. She has spent her career building teams focused on excellent service and member satisfaction. Trish has always loved Colorado Springs and returned here in 1996 after spending three years in San Antonio, Texas. When not working, she enjoys spending time with her three sons and daughter-in-law, cooking, entertaining, gardening, and learning anything new. Trish is thrilled to be at The Club at Garden of the Gods and looks forward to getting to know our members and guests.

719-329-6904       ppino@ggclub.com

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