Aquatics Facility

The Avon Recreation Department offers a diverse selection of aquatics offerings. Whether you're interested in Water Aerobics or a USA Competitive Swim Team, our trained staff and 15,000 square foot aquatics facility has something for everyone.

Aquatics Features


  • 5-lane lap pool
  • Lazy River
  • Zero-depth entry kids pool
  • 140-foot water slide
  • Aquaclimb climbing wall
  • Diving well
  • Hot tub
  • Sauna
  • Steam room
  1. Michael Labagh

    Aquatics Supervisor
    Phone: 970-748-4446

  2. Recreation Department

    Physical Address
    90 Lake Street
    P.O. Box 975
    Avon, CO 81620

    Phone: (970) 748-4060
    Fax: (970) 949-0160

Note: All pools will be closed for cleaning and maintenance, Monday, May 7th through Thursday, May 10th, 2018!


Click here to view the monthly Aquatics Schedule.

Open Swim Hours

Monday-Saturday, 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Sunday, 12:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Slide and Water Feature Hours

Monday-Saturday, 10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Sunday, 12:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Lap Swim Hours

Monday-Friday, 6:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Saturday, 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Sunday, 12:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Lap swimming is available throughout the entire day. There is no lap swimming when 5 lanes are being utilized. Please refer to the monthly Aquatics Schedule!

Space is limited Monday-Friday between 5:00 PM and 7:30 PM when swim team is in session.

General Pool Rules

  • No shoes or boots on pool deck. Please use locker rooms to change.
  • No running, pushing or horseplay.
  • No food or drink on pool deck.
  • No candy or chewing gum in pools.
  • No glass containers allowed on the pool deck or locker rooms.
  • Shower before entering the pools.
  • Diving is permitted in designated areas only.
  • Swimming suits/shorts required. No street clothes or under clothes are permitted. Swim shirts (spandex/lycra material) are permitted, no cotton!
  • Patrons with infectious or communicable diseases are not allowed in the pools.
  • No misuse of pool noodles (biting, swinging, smacking, etc.)
  • Diaper age children MUST wear a swim diaper. ($2 at Front Desk if needed)
  • Conduct that may endanger the welfare of other patrons is prohibited.

Safety Breaks

  • Safety Breaks are 10 minutes in length and are called at the top or bottom of the hour.
  • The leisure pool, slide, lazy river and dive well will be closed for use during a Safety Break.
  • Adults who are in the jacuzzi or exercising are permitted to continue using the pool area but otherwise are asked to exit the water.
  • All children must exit all pools during a Safety Break.
  • Schedule:
  • Saturdays/Weekdays while school is not in session; 12:00pm, 2:00pm, 4:00pm and 6:00pm
  • Sundays; 2:00pm, 4:00pm & 5:30pm

Age Requirements

  • Children age 4 and under must have a parent/guardian in the water with them, staying within arm’s reach at all times.
  • Children ages 5-8 years old must be ACTIVELY supervised by an adult  who is on the pool deck.

Big Slide Rules Overview

  • One rider at a time.
  • Riders must go down feet first, on their bottom.
  • Height requirement of 4 ft. (48 inches) to go down Big Slide. 
  • Parents/guardians are NOT PERMITTED to go down the slide with children.

Diving Board Rules Overview

  • One person is allowed on the board at a time.
  • Wait until the person in front of you is to the pool's edge.
  • Dives must be frontward with a forward rotation.
  • Parents/guardians are NOT PERMITTED to catch or lower children from the diving board.
  • Children wearing flotation devices are permitted to use the diving board as long as (1) a parent/guardian is present in the dive well and (2) the child must jump straight off the board.

Climbing Wall Rules Overview

  • One climber on the wall at a time.
  • Climbers must start in the water not from the pool deck. Climbers are not permitted to use the side of the pool deck to assist them in climbing.
  • Feet first entry from the wall. No flips or twists of any kind.
  • No swimming in the "Drop Zone." "Drop Zone" is 5' to each side of the wall and extends 5’ into the dive well.
  • You must be able to swim in deep water to use wall. Anyone using a flotation aide is not permitted to use the wall (i.e. water wings, life jackets, buoyant swim suits). Parents/guardians are not permitted to assist children while using the climbing wall.


To view our complete Aquatic Area rules, click here.