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
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

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.

Aquatics Exclusive Use Parties & 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.

Locations include: Ridge Recreation Center Pools, Deer Creek & Weaver Hollow Outdoor Pools, Lilley Gulch Recreation Center Pool, Columbine West & 6th Avenue West Outdoor Pools.

Poolside Shade Rentals (summer only)

Available by reservation during open swim times at Deer Creek and Weaver Hollow Pool.
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.

Serves a maximum of 8 people.
8 admissions included/cabana rental.

Shelter available for rent at outdoor pool.

Shelters

Each 16×16 shelter is open on all sides. Picnic table(s) included*

Serves approximately 15 people.
15 admissions included.

*Deer Creek Pool has 1 picnic table
*Weaver Hollow Pool has 2 picnic tables

No refunds due to inclement weather. Rescheduling will be based on availability.
Cabanas NOT available if not reserved.
Shelter reservations are eligible for group admission rates.

Working on your Merit Badge?

Scouts can complete lifesaving skills at one of our pools – $3.50 per person.
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.

Outdoor Pools

Outdoor Pools Weather Policy: Safety is our top priority, and we will close in case of severe weather, but will re-open 30 minutes after severe weather passes. If the weather is below 65 degrees and the forecast calls for 65 degrees or below, we will not open. 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.

Outdoor Pools are closed for the season and will reopen in 2023.

6th Avenue West Pool

400 Holman Way, Golden, CO 80401
303.278.1000 | Park Info
6th Avenue West Pool is receiving repairs and updates as part of a two-phase process which began in spring 2022. During the repairs in the earlier part of 2022, our contractor found a problem with the Dive Pool, requiring additional repairs that will not be addressed until the major construction phase. The major reconstruction and improvements of the site will begin at the end of the 2022 pool season including repairing the Dive Pool. These improvements are part of the voter-approved 2020 mill levy continuation. View improvement project information
Children in swim team practice.
Pool amenities include:
25 meter outdoor pool
6 lap lanes
Concession stand
Wading Pool

Columbine West Pool

7046 S. Webster Street, Littleton, CO 80128
303.978.9300 | Park Info
Columbine West Pool is receiving repairs and updates as part of a two-phase process which began in spring 2022. During the repairs in the earlier part of 2022, our contractor found a problem with the Wading Pool deeming it unusable. The major reconstruction and improvements of the site will begin at the end of the 2022 pool season, including a new zero depth entry play area that will replace the Wading Pool. These improvements are part of the voter-approved 2020 mill levy continuation. View improvement project information
A child jumps off the high board at an outdoor pool.
Pool amenities include:
25 meter outdoor pool
Diving well with 1 and 3 meter diving boards
Concession stand
Lap lanes

Deer Creek Pool

8637 S. Garrison Street, Littleton, CO 80128
720.981.8393 | 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 | 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

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!