Public Swimming

  • Please note we do not accept cash. We accept debit, credit and gift card only.
  • Public Swim hours may be changed due to holidays, swim meets, rentals or staff shortage. Cancellations/Changes will be posted one week prior when possible.
 Lane Swim

 A minimum of 4 lanes are available for this popular swim time. Circle swim is enforced to accommodate more swimmers. Children must be able to swim lengths confidently.

Open Swim (Public Swim)

This is a great time for the whole family to come and enjoy our pools.

Please note:

  • Children 7 years of age and younger will not be admitted to the pool unless they are directly supervised in the pool by a responsible parent or guardian, 16 years of age and older. Direct supervision is defined as "within arm's reach". Maximum 2 children to 1 guardian required.
  • Children between the ages of 8 and 9 years, who cannot pass a swim test to the lifeguard's satisfaction, must be directly supervised by a responsible parent or guardian, 16 years of age and older. Maximum 4 children to 1 guardian.

 Public Swim Schedules

CHD Recreation Complex Pool | 905.683.6582

Apr 15 - Jun 30 Lane SwimOpen SwimParent & Preschool Swim 
(small pool only)
 Monday

6:00 am - 9:00 am
9:00 am - 3:00 pm*
9:00 pm - 9:55 pm

3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Tuesday

6:00 am - 9:00 am
9:00 am - 3:00 pm*
9:00 pm - 9:55 pm

3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Wednesday 6:00 am - 9:00 am
9:00 am - 3:00 pm*
 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm  11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Thursday 6:00 am - 9:00 am
9:00 am - 3:00 pm*
9:00 pm - 9:55 pm
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Friday

6:00 am - 9:00 am
9:00 am - 3:00 pm*
9:00 pm - 9:55 pm

3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Saturday

n/a

1:00 pm - 4:00 pm n/a
Sunday

n/a

1:00 pm - 4:00 pm n/a

*Shared pool use with programs

Cancellations: June 8 and 9 (CHDRC) - swim meet


Dunbarton Indoor Pool | 905.831.1260

Apr 15 - Jun 30Lane SwimOpen SwimFemale Swim*
Monday

8:00 pm - 9:00 pm

7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

n/a

Wednesday

8:00 pm - 9:00 pm

7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

n/a

Saturday n/a n/a 4:15 pm - 5:15 pm

*Female Only Swim is available from April 20 - June 22

Cancellations: 


Summer Schedule

CHD Recreation Complex Pool | 905.683.6582

July 2 - Aug 30 Lane SwimOpen Swim
 Monday

6:00 am - 8:30 am*
9:00 am - 1:00 pm*
4:00 pm - 7:00 pm**
9:00 pm - 9:55 pm

1:00 - 4:00 pm
7:00 - 9:00 pm

Tuesday

6:00 am - 8:30 am
9:00 am - 1:00 pm*
4:00 pm - 7:00 pm**
9:00 pm - 9:55 pm

1:00 - 4:00 pm
7:00 - 9:00 pm

Wednesday 6:00 am - 8:30 am*
9:00 am - 1:00 pm*
4:00 pm - 7:00 pm**
9:00 pm - 9:55 pm
1:00 - 4:00 pm
7:00 - 9:00 pm
Thursday 6:00 am - 8:30 am
9:00 am - 1:00 pm*
4:00 pm - 7:00 pm**
9:00 pm - 9:55 pm
1:00 - 4:00 pm
7:00 - 9:00 pm
Friday

6:00 am - 8:30 am*
9:00 am - 1:00 pm*
4:00 pm - 7:00 pm**
9:00 pm - 9:55 pm

1:00 - 4:00 pm
7:00 - 9:00 pm
Saturday

n/a

1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Sunday

n/a

1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

*Shared pool use with programs. 4 lanes + diving well available. ** at least 2 lanes available

Small pool is open during open swim times. | Aquafit program runs on Mon/Wed/Fri from 7:30 am – 8:30 am

Cancellations: August 4 (both pools) - Civic Holiday


Dunbarton Indoor Pool | 905.831.1260

Apr 15 - Jun 30Open Swim
Monday

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Tuesday

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Wednesday 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Thursday

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Friday 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

*Aquafit program runs on Tue/Thu from 7:00 pm - 7:55 pm

Cancellations: August 4 (both pools) - Civic Holiday

 Public Swim Fees

Swimming is available on pay-as-you-go basis, 10 pass, or as part of a membership.
Swim PassesSingle Use10 Pass

Youth 4 - 17 yrs

$2.97

$25.24

Adult 18+

$4.56

$38.76

Senior 65+

$2.97

$25.24

Family

$10.00

$85.00

Please note: Prices listed do not include HST.

 Public Swim Information

  • Children 7 years of age and younger must be directly supervised (regardless of swimming ability) in the pool, by a responsible guardian 16 years of age or older. Direct supervision is defined as “within arm’s reach”. Maximum of 2 children to 1 guardian.
  • Children between the ages of 8 and 9 who cannot pass a swim test to the lifeguard’s satisfaction must be supervised by a responsible guardian, 16 years of age or older, maximum of 4 children per guardian. For the swim test children must swim 10 metres of the pool, tread water for 30 seconds, swim 15 metres of the pool.
  • All swimmers who are not toilet trained are required to wear diapers that are designed for pool use.
  • Children 7 years of age and younger cannot be left unattended on the deck.
  • All participants must change from street clothes to a clean, appropriate swimwear that is suitable for a public family environment. Additionally, participants may choose to wear long sleeved shirts or t-shirts, shorts or tight fitted leggings over their swimsuit. Clothing must allow the swimmer to participate safely.
  • Appropriate bathing suit attire is required in the pool and on the pool deck. Street clothes and shoes will not be permitted on the deck or in the shower area. Patrons wearing street clothes are welcome to watch from the viewing area.
  • People with serious medical conditions should be accompanied by an individual knowledgeable of their condition and responsible for their direct supervision.
  • No unauthorized coaching or teaching in the pool.
  • Recreational swimming hours may be changed due to swim meets or rentals. Changes to pool schedules will be posted one week prior to change if possible.
  • Help prevent pool foulings by feeding your child after swimming or at least one hour before swimming.
  • Shower before entering or re-entering the pool.
  • All persons entering the pool area must pay admission.
  • Change room stalls may not be reserved, nor may clothing be left in the stalls. Use a lock to secure your valuables in the facility lockers.
  • The use of electronic recording devices including cell phones and cameras are prohibited in the change rooms and washrooms of all City of Pickering facilities.