General Pool Rules

POOL RULES

Instruction from Aquatics staff must be obeyed at all times. Please be courteous, foul language, horseplay, fighting or abusive behavior will not be tolerated.

All rules are subject to change at the discretion of pool staff. Please see a pool staff member for a more detailed description of the rules.

  • No swimming without a lifeguard on duty
  • Shower before entering the pool
  • Appropriate swimwear is required (dark shirts and sport shorts are OK if a swimsuit is underneath)
  • Children of diaper-wearing age must wear a swim diaper under their swimsuit (absolutely no regular      diapers in the pool)
  • Inflatable devices are not permitted in the pool area. This includes inflatable water wings, inflatable        rings and inflatable life jackets. *Beach balls are permitted.
  • Children age 7 and younger must be accompanied in the water and within arm's reach someone 14        years or older unless they pass a swim test.
  • Children 7-9 years old who pass a swim test may be in the pool as long as a responsible person 14        years or older is in the facility.
  • Life jackets and other personal flotation devices can only be used if child is accompanied in the              water and within arm's reach of an adult (no inflatable devices, beach balls are OK).
  • Children 8 and under are not permitted in the steam room or hot tub (this includes the stairs and            sitting on the side of the hot tub)
  • No food, gum, or drink allowed (except water and sports drinks)
  • No horseplay/fighting
  • Diving is only allowed in the deep end
  • Water weights and kickboards are for aquatics classes and adult use only
  • Life jackets and other personal flotation devices are not allowed on the slide, logs, diving board,              rope swing, or in the deep end
  • Children under 48” tall are not allowed on the big red slide or rope swing unless they pass a swim          test.
  • Swim tests will be administered every 15 minutes

HOT TUB AND STEAM ROOM RULES

Temperature varies between 99° - 104°

  • Children age 8 under are not permitted to use the hot tub or steam room. This includes sitting on the      side and stairs of the hot tub.
  • Patrons must be 14 or older to be in the steam room without an adult.
  • Patrons ages 9 -13 must be accompanied in the hot tub or in the steam room with an adult (adult           must know the child).
  • Steam room eucalyptus sprays automatically.
  • Please ensure two chairs are left outside the steam room at all times.

ACTIVITY POOL RULES

Temperature varies between 85° - 90°

   KIDDIE POOL RULES

  •  No climbing on amenities
  •  No sitting on the geysers or spraying the deck
  •  No climbing up the frog slide or waterfall
  •  Children 7 and younger only on the frog slide
  •  Feet first only on the frog slide
  •  No climbing on the railing

  LOG POOL RULES

  • Must start by the kiddie pool, please do not go the wrong way
  • Life jackets are NOT ALLOWED on the logs. 
  • One person at a time, if you fall off swim to the side and exit the log pool on the ladder
  • Jump over the first log or flipping on to the logs is NOT ALLOWED
  • Must start by the kiddie pool, please do not go the wrong way
  • No hanging on the rope
  • No hanging out or swimming through the log pool when the logs are being used
  • Adults may assist small children across the logs

SLIDE RULES

  • Life jackets and personal flotation devices are NOT ALLOWED on the slide
  • All riders must be 48 inches or taller or pass a swim test
  • Feet first only
  • One person at a time - please wait until the rider in front of you has reached the bottom before going
  • Parents or a responsible person age 14 or older may assist a child once they have dropped into the        slide pool.  
  • Please stand back at the depth marker and wait for the child to enter the water before assisting them
  • Clear the slide pool immediately by swimming to the stairs and exiting the pool
  • No hanging out in the slide pool
  • No stopping, rolling, or spinning on the slide

RIVER POOL RULES

  • No jumping or enter the river from the side, must enter only from the stairs in the kiddie pool
  • No sitting or standing or climbing on the river walls

Lap Pool

Temperature varies between 82° - 85°

LAP LANES

  • Two lap lane lines are in the pool at all times
  • Lap lanes are for lap swimming and water walking
  • Lap Swimmers must share lap lanes, with circle swimming
  • Lap lane availability will be limited during swim lessons and swim team times

DEEP END RULES

  • Life jackets are NOT ALLOWED in the deep end, including on the rope swing and diving board
  • Anyone under the age of 14 must complete a swim test before entering the deep end
  • No hanging out in the deep end when the rope or diving board is in use
  • Only one amenity (rope swing or diving board) will be open at a time 
  • Swimmers may not swim or hang out in the deep end when the diving board or rope swing are in            use

DIVING BOARD RULES

  • One person at a time, person must swim to the side and exit the deep end before next person jumps
  • No back flips
  • No hanging on the diving board

ROPE SWING RULES

  • Patron needs to wait behind the white line
  • One person at a time, swing out, drop, then exit the deep end
  • No swinging backwards
  • No flips