Aquatics Information

The Laramie Community Recreation Center offers a variety of aquatic activities and programs for people of all ages. With three pools to choose from - an indoor pool, an outdoor pool, and an eight-lane pool - the center provides everything from kayaking and paddle-boarding to water aerobics and youth water play. Please see the program guide for current American Red Cross swim lessons and safety classes, fitness classes and aquatics activities.

General Pool Hours:

Due to limited available lifeguard staff, we are operating within a block schedule and require reservations. Please check out our currently weekly pool schedule here for our Recreation Swim times, Lap Swim times, and other aquatic activities and classes. 

A brief general overview is provided below for each pool area. The 8 Lane Pool, Outdoor Leisure Pool, and activities in the Indoor Leisure Pool require reservations:

The 8 Lane Pool is currently only available for lap swim and swim lesson activities. 

  • Monday-Friday 5:30am-1:00pm; 4:30pm-7:30pm
  • Saturday 8:30am-1:00pm; 4:30-5:30pm
  • Sunday 11:30am-1:00pm; 4:30-5:30pm 

The Outdoor Leisure Pool is currently only available for Recreation Swim (weather dependent).

  • Monday-Sunday 12:00pm-5:30pm
  • Waterslide will be open 1:00-4:30pm

The Indoor Leisure Pool is currently only available for Aquatic Classes such as Water Aerobics, Therapy Activities and Swim Lessons. If the weather is bad outside, it will be opened up for Recreation Swim. Please refer to the weekly schedule for each of these activities dates and times.

Hot Tub:

  • Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday 5:30am-1:00pm; 4:30pm-7:30pm
  • Saturday 8:30am-1:00pm; 4:30-5:30pm
  • Sunday 11:30am-1:00pm; 4:30-5:30pm
  • Thursday - CLOSED for cleaning

Steam Room and Dry Sauna:

  • Monday - Friday 5:30am-7:30pm 
  • Saturday 8:30am-5:30pm 
  • Sunday 11:30am-5:30pm

Washington Park Wading Pool (weather dependent):

  • Monday-Sunday 12:30pm-4:30pm

Undine Park Splash Pad (weather dependent):

  • Monday-Sunday 11:30am-5:30pm

Aquatics Policies 

The Aquatics Division puts the safety of you and your children first. Please help us maintain a fun and safe environment by abiding by the following rules when utilizing our Aquatics areas.

  • Age restrictions
    • Children 5 and under must be accompanied by an adult in the water & within arm’s reach at all times.
    • Children under 8 must be accompanied by an adult in the water, actively supervising at all times.
    • Children 8 to 12 years must be directly supervised by an adult in the pool area.
    • Guardian must be 18 years of age
  • General information
    • No food, drink, or gum in pool facilities.
    • Glass containers and alcohol are not permitted at any time.
    • Inflatables are prohibited.
    • Anyone entering the pool must wear a swimsuit (no denim or cutoffs permitted).
    • All patrons must shower before entering the water.
    • Children under 3 or who are not toilet trained must wear a swim diaper or a diaper and snug plastic pants.
    • All diaper changing must be done in the family locker room.
    • Noodles and small toys are permitted in the indoor Leisure pool.
    • An aquatic wheel chair and aquatic lift are available for use; please ask the Aquatics Staff for assistance if needed.
  • Play features
    • All riders must enter the water feet first.
    • Walking up the slide is also prohibited.
    • Patrons must be 48" tall to use the large water slides.
  • Whirlpool, Steam and Sauna Use
    • Users must be at least 16 years old.
    • Use is limited to 15 cumulative minutes. Please allow your body time to cool down between features.
  • 8 lane pool
    • All youth swimmers must pass a 25 yard swim, and 2 minute water tread test to utilize the 8 lane pool.
    • Do not go under or over ropes separating pool areas at any time.
    • Lanes separated by lane lines are for lap swim only.
    • Kick boards are to be used by lap swimmers only.
  • Diving Board Use
    • No specialty dives.
    • Forward dives only.
    • No Lifejackets on diving board.

ACSD#1 Pool Use

View the Form for ACSD#1 School District Use of Pools

Contact Us

For additional information about aquatic programs and events, please contact the Aquatics Supervisor at (307) 721-5263.