Swimming Pools

Indoor & Outdoor Locations

Ridge Pools

Address

Located in the Ridge Recreation Center
6613 S. Ward Street, Littleton, CO 80127
303-409-2333

Hours

Daily Admission Prices and Frequent Use Passes


Ridge Pools follow the Ridge Recreation Center’s holiday hours/closures.
Closed: Easter, Thanksgiving Day, Dec. 25
Modified Hours: Jan. 1, Memorial Day, July 4, Labor Day, Dec. 24, Dec. 31
A swimming instructor teaching a group of children.

Pool amenities include:
3 separate pools, see details below
Locker rooms
Family changing cabanas

Additional services include:
Swim Lessons
Birthday Parties
Rentals
Drop-in Aqua Fitness
Water Walking
Competitive Teams
Specialty Classes
Lifeguarding Courses

Lap Lane Pool in Ridge Recreation Center

Ridge – Lap Pool

25 meters x 25 yards, featuring lap swimming.

  • 10 lane x 8 lane lap pool
  • Hydraulic chair lift
  • 1 and 3 meter diving boards
  • Pool depth is 3 1/2 – 13 feet
  • Bleachers on pool deck
A pool with a playscape, large slide and water features in Ridge Recreation Center's activity pool.

Ridge – Activity Pool

Leisure and activity pool with play features – fun for all ages! The current channel is a feature used for both play and exercise.

  • Current channel
  • Floor geysers
  • Bubble bench
  • Chairs on pool deck
  • Hydraulic chair lift
  • Fenced outdoor sundeck
  • Children’s play structure with tot slides
  • Body flume slide with splash down area
  • Zero depth “beach style” and stair entry
  • Splash Pad located outside the Activity Pool, adding an indoor/outdoor experience to the pool.
Warm Therapy Pool in Ridge Recreation Center

Ridge – Warm Therapy Pool

Designed for patrons needing warmer temperature for therapeutic necessity. Children are NOT permitted in this pool unless accompanied by a therapist or parent AND are using the pool for therapeutic needs. Please be considerate of our patrons with therapeutic needs and enjoy your leisure activities in our activity and lap pools.

  • Pool depth is 3 – 5 feet
  • Hydraulic chair lift and dual access hand rails
Lifeguard guarding pool and children swimming.

Pool amenities include:
25 meter indoor pool
One meter diving board
Hydraulic pool lift
Chairs and bleachers on pool deck
Locker rooms
Family changing cabana

Additional services include:
Swim Lessons
Birthday Parties
Rentals

Lilley Gulch Pool

Address

Located in the Lilley Gulch Recreation Center
6147 S. Holland Way, Littleton, CO 80123
303-409-2500

Hours

Daily Admission Prices and Frequent Use Passes


Lilley Gulch Pool follows the Lilley Gulch Recreation Center’s holiday closures.
Closed: Jan. 1, Easter, Memorial Day, July 4, Labor Day, Thanksgiving & Friday after, Dec. 24, Dec. 25, Dec. 31

Outdoor Pools

Will open for the season on Saturday, May 25, 2024, weather permitting.

Please review our Pool Rules for an enjoyable visit.

Outdoor Pools - Hours, Prices and Rentals

Drop-in Hours

Open daily, May 25 – August 11, 2024 from 10:30 a.m. – 5 p.m. at all four outdoor pool locations.

Delayed opening times for 6th Avenue West Pool due to swim meets:

  • Saturday, June 8 – facility opens at 11 a.m.
  • Saturday, June 21 – facility opens at 12 p.m.
  • Saturday, June 29 – facility opens at 12 p.m.

Pricing, Rentals and other Resources

Outdoor Pools Weather Policy:

  • Pools will close for 30 minute periods from last thunder or lightning.
  • Open swim will be cancelled on days where the expected high temperature is 65° or less for the day.
  • Classes take exception to the 65 degree weather rule, and you will be contacted if your Foothills swim class will be cancelled due to weather or other conditions.

Locations

6th Avenue West Pool

400 Holman Way
Golden, CO 80401
303-278-1000
6th Avenue West Park Info
Diving pool with diving board, drop slide, and deck level flume slide.

Pool amenities include:
Body flume slide with splash down area
Drop slide
Lap lanes
1-meter diving board
Hydraulic chair lift
Concession stand
Poolside Shade Rentals
Children’s play structure with tot slide
Swim accessories in proshop

Columbine West Pool

7046 S. Webster Street
Littleton, CO 80128
303-978-9300
Columbine West Park Info
Children playing in the zero depth entry area of Columbine West Pool.

Pool amenities include:
Zero depth entry
Drop slide
3-meter diving platform
1-meter diving board
Lap lanes
Hydraulic chair lift
Concession stand
Poolside Shade Rentals
Children’s play structure with tot slide
Swim accessories in proshop

Deer Creek Pool

8637 S. Garrison Street
Littleton, CO 80128
720-981-8393
Deerk Creek Park Info
People playing in an outdoor pool.

Pool amenities include:
Zero depth entry
Body flume slide
Lap lanes
Concession stand
Poolside Shade Rentals
Leisure & splash down features
Swim accessories in proshop

Weaver Hollow Pool

12750 W. Stanford Avenue
Morrison, CO 80465
720-981-3108
Weaver Hollow Park Info
People playing in an outdoor pool.

Pool amenities include:
Zero depth entry
Innertube Slide
Lap lanes
Concession stand
Poolside Shade Rentals
Leisure & splash down features
Swim accessories in proshop

POOLS – What you need to know BEFORE arriving

PLEASE READ AND PREPARE FOR YOUR VISIT.

Each pool location differs, additional SPECIFIC RESTRICTIONS ARE POSTED ON SITE for pool amenities/attractions.

 

General Pool Rules, apply at all pool locations

Lifeguards are ON DUTY to enforce rules and regulations and to respond to emergencies. You are ultimately responsible for your safety and your child’s safety.

  • We ask all patrons to refrain from using a facility if exhibiting any signs of sickness and to self-monitor before arriving to a facility.
  • Youth ages 5 & under must be accompanied INTO THE WATER by a paying adult (18 or older).
  • Youth ages 6-8 must be accompanied by a paying attendee, ages 12 or older.
  • Mermaid tails and mermaid fins are not allowed.
  • Dive only in designated areas. NO diving is allowed in water less than 5 feet deep.
  • No one, regardless of age or ability, may “catch” another swimmer who is going off the diving board or big slide.
  • No rough-housing or horseplay.
  • Flotation devices, goggles and masks are NOT ALLOWED on diving boards or slides.
  • 48″ minimum height requirement to ride any flume slide.
  • Single riders only on all flume slides, expect Weaver Hollow Pool.
  • Swim diapers or plastic pants required if not toilet trained.
  • No smoking inside fenced areas.
  • ABSOLUTELY NO ALCOHOL allowed.
  • Food and gum are NOT ALLOWED in the water.

The above rules are not inclusive. Manager on Duty may enforce further rules for the safety of the patrons. Signs will be posted at each pool for specific rules pertaining to that facility.

Pool Rental Opportunities

Select an option below to view details, fees and additional information.

Aquatics Exclusive Use Parties and Rentals

Rent our Pools – consider this after hours option if you are planning a party or special event!

Reservations must be made at least 10 days in advance. Children ages 5 & under, MUST be accompanied into the water by an adult (age 18 & up) and be within arms’ reach. Rental fee includes lifeguard(s) and exclusive use of the entire pool.

Please call individual locations for inquiries and pricing:

  • Ridge Recreation Center Pools – 303-409-2333
  • Lilley Gulch Recreation Center Pool – 303-409-2500
  • 6th Avenue West Outdoor Pool, call during summer only – 303-278-1000
  • Columbine West Outdoor Pool, call during summer only – 303-978-9300
  • Deer Creek Outdoor Pool, call during summer only – 720-981-8393
  • Weaver Hollow Outdoor Pool, call during summer only – 720-981-3108

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Poolside Shade Rentals (summer only)

Available by reservation during open swim times at all four outdoor pool locations.

Reservations must be made 24 hours in advance – no same day reservations.

No refunds due to inclement weather. Rescheduling will be based on availability.

Cabanas available for rent at an outdoor pool.

Cabanas

Each 10×10 cabana has 3 sides, 2 lounge chairs, 2 chairs and a small table. Sides slide open to rent an additional cabana for larger groups. Multiple cabana rentals can be made based on availability.

Cabanas not available if not reserved.

Serves a maximum of 8 people with admissions included (per cabana rental), valid day of rental only.

Prices per Cabana:

  • Half day: $60 (non-District: $75)
    • 10:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. or  2-5 p.m.
  • All day: $90 (non-District: $120)
    • 10:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Shelter available for rent at outdoor pool.

Shelters

Each shelter is open on all sides, picnic table(s) included.

Serves approximately 15 people with admissions included (per shelter rental), valid day of rental only.

Prices per Shelter:

  • Two (2) hours: $85 (non-District: $95)
    • 10:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. or 12:45-2:45 p.m. or 3-5 p.m.
  • Four (4) hours: $115 (non-District: $135)
    • 10:30 a.m. – 2:45 p.m. or 12:45-5 p.m.
  • All day: $145 (non-District: $175)
    • 10:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Working on your Merit Badge?

Scouts can complete lifesaving skills at one of our pools – group rates available.
Reservations must be requested at least 10 days in advance.
Lifeguard assistance is an additional $15 per hour plus $15 per lap lane per hour.
Ridge Recreation Center 303.409.2333 or Lilley Gulch Recreation Center 303-409-2500.

Now Hiring Lifeguards!

Want to work with people, learn rescue skills, and teach swimming lessons?  Come be a part of our team!

Instructors and Lifeguards must be (age 15+), Head Lifeguards (age 17+). Fill out an application online now.

Call 303-409-2333 for information about Training Programs.

Have a birthday coming up? Check out our Party Opportunities.

Rent our pools for your next party!