Swimming Pools

Indoor & Outdoor Locations

Ridge Pools


Located in the Ridge Recreation Center
6613 S. Ward Street, Littleton, CO 80127


Drop-in is open to the public without a reservation.

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, 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
Drop-in Aqua Fitness
Water Walking
Competitive Teams
Specialty Classes
Lifeguarding Courses

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

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

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
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

Lilley Gulch Pool


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


Drop-in is open to the public without a reservation.

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

  • 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.
  • Masks
    • Any fully vaccinated individual* may go without a mask in any setting, unless the setting requires otherwise.
    • We recommend wearing a mask in all Foothills facilities for unvaccinated individuals and those who are not yet fully vaccinated, ages 11 and older.
    • *People are considered fully vaccinated 2 weeks after their second dose in a 2-dose series, or 2 weeks after a single-dose vaccine.
    • Everyone should remove masks when entering the water and swimming.
  • Please come in your swimsuit, limit personal belongings and have your own water bottle.
  • We strongly encourage you to shower at home before and after you visit the facility.

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.

  • 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 horseplay on play features.
  • Flotation devices, goggles and masks are NOT ALLOWED on diving boards or slides.
  • Swim diapers or plastic pants required if not toilet trained.
  • No smoking inside fenced areas.
  • 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

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.
For more information, please call the pool location you’re interested in renting.

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.


Each 10×10 cabana has 3 sides, 2 lounge chairs, 2 chairs and a small table. Serves a maximum of 8 people. Sides slide open to rent an additional cabana for larger groups. Multiple cabana rentals based on availability.
Rentals are 2 hours long.


Each 16×16 shelter is open on all sides
Serves approximately 16 people.
Picnic table(s) included*
Rentals are 2 hours long.

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

Rental Times

Monday-Sunday:  10:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.  |  1-3 p.m.  |  3:30-5:30 p.m.

Rental Rates

Shelters: $30, Non-District $40

Cabanas: $20, Non-District $30

No refunds due to inclement weather. Rescheduling will be based on availability.
Rental does not include admission fee. 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 are closed for the season.

Columbine West Pool

7046 S. Webster Street, Littleton, CO 80128
303.978.9300 | Park Info

Deer Creek Pool

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

Weaver Hollow Pool

12750 W. Stanford Avenue, Morrison, CO 80465
720.981.3108 | Park Info

6th Avenue West Pool

400 Holman Way, Golden, CO 80401
303.278.1000 | Park Info

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 Birthday Party Opportunities.

Rent our pools for your next party!