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Recreation

City Park Pool#

City Park Pool is located in City Park. Enjoy the park surroundings and Sheldon Lake for fishing and an outdoor pool. City Park Pool is the best place to be during those hot summer days in Fort Collins. City Park Pool provides you with a water park experience right in your own backyard. Admission is charged for everyone entering City Park Pool.

City Park Pool Rules

Open Swim (first come first serve, 500 capacity) 
Monday-Sunday: 11 a.m.-6 p.m.

Twilight Swim
Wednesdays: 6-8 p.m.

Adult Fitness Swim
Monday-Friday: 9:30-11 a.m.

Aqua Fitness Aqua Power Walking
Monday/Wednesday/Friday: 9:30-10:30 a.m. 

Pooch Plunge 
Sunday, August 22: 4-6 p.m. 

City Park Pool is open seasonally from May-August each summer. Dates may vary based on the calendar year. 

  Youth (2-17 years) Adult (18-59 years) Senior (60 years and up)
Single Admission $6.00 $7.00 $6.00
Twilight Swim Admission
(Wednesday 6-8 p.m.)
$4.00 $4.00 $4.00

Cash and card are accepted, checks are not accepted.

City Park Pool Passes

Youth (2-17)

  • 10-admission: $48.00
  • 25-admission: $120.00

Adult (18-59)

  • 10-admission: $56.00
  • 25-admission: $140.00

Senior (60+)

  • 10-admission: $48.00
  • 25-admission: $120.00

*Any remaining visits on these passes after the last day of the season may be used at EPIC & Mulberry Pool through 12/31. Visits do NOT carry over to the following year. City of Fort Collins multi day and annual Recreation Passes are not valid at City Park Pool. Silver Sneakers or Renew Active Passes are not accepted.

Date Holiday Facility Hours
May 31 Memorial Day Open 11 a.m.-6 p.m.
July 4 Independence Day Open 11 a.m.-6 p.m.
July 5 Independence Day Observed Normal hours of operation
  • Outdoor pool
  • 30-foot drop slide
  • Open curly slide
  • Lazy river, shallow water, geysers
  • Large play structure
  • Picnic area
  • Located next to Sheldon Lake

City Park Pool will not open for Open Swim if the temperature is not forecasted to reach 65° by opening. We will re-evaluate the forecast later to determine if a late opening at is possible.

City Park Pool Swim Lessons and Aqua Fitness Classes will be canceled if the temperature is not forecasted to reach 65° by the start of the class.

Any time lightning is visible, thunder is heard, or a storm warning has been issued for the City Park area; the pool area will be cleared and closed for a minimum of 30 minutes. Rain may not affect pool operations.

Reduced facility admission is available for groups at Edora Pool Ice Center, Mulberry Pool, and City Park Pool. To learn more about these rates and submit an inquiry about a rental please select the button below.

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Aqua Fitness

Aqua Fitness Programs are excellent for those looking to be active with minimal impact.

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Aquatics Programs

Aquatics Programs range from group learn to swim classes, for all levels, as well as, programs to get you ready for your next adventure snorkeling or kayaking!

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Private Swim Lessons

Private swim lessons and waitlist are full for summer, check back for updates.

Wanting to improve your skills in a private setting? Fill out the Private Swim Lesson Waitlist Request Form, to be added to the waitlist. Requests are first come, first served.

Rental Information#

Rate & Fees

Rental/Birthday Party Inquiry

Interested in renting space at this facility? Submit a rental inquiry using the button below.

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Virtual Tour

Virtual Tour

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