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Outdoor Pools

Outdoor Pools Closed for the Season

The outdoor pools are closed for the season.  Thank you for your support in 2021.

 

Locations & Hours of Operation

Swimming sessions include admission and exit times. Your swim session can be booked up to 2 days in advance by visiting Leisure Online or calling 306-975-2855 (phone lines are open 9 a.m. - 6 p.m. daily). If you do not arrive within 15 minutes from the start of your booked session time, your spot will be given to someone waiting in line. You may only book one session per day but you may join the walk-in line-up as often as you wish.

Locations Swim Schedule

George Ward Pool
1915 5th St E
306-975-3350
Open June 25 - August 20

PUBLIC SWIM
Jun 25-Jun 30: Mon to Fri 1:15 pm-3:00 pm; 3:30 pm-5:30 pm; 6:00 pm-8:00 pm
Jun 26-27: Sat & Sun 12:30 pm-2:45 pm; 3:15 pm-5:30 pm
Jul 2; Aug 3-Aug 6: Mon to Fri 2:30 pm-5:30 pm
Jul 3-Aug 15: Sat & Sun 1:30 pm-4:30 pm; 4:30 pm-7:00 pm
Jul 5-Jul 30: Mon to Fri 2:00 pm-4:00 pm
Aug 9-Aug 20: Mon to Fri 3:00 pm-5:30 pm
Jul 1 & Aug 2: 1:30 pm-3:30 pm; 4:00 pm-6:00 pm
PARENT & TOT
Jun 25-Jun 30: Mon to Fri 12:00 pm-1:00 pm
Jun 26-Jun 27: Sat & Sun 11:00 am-12:00 pm; 6:00 pm-7:00 pm
Jul 2; Aug 3-Aug 6: Mon to Fri 12:00 pm-2:00 pm
Jul 3-Aug 15: Sat & Sun 11:00 am-1:00 pm
Jul 5-Jul 30: Mon to Fri 12:30 pm -1:30 pm
Aug 9-Aug 20: Mon to Fri 12:30 pm-2:30 pm
Jul 1 & Aug 2: 11:00 am-1:00 pm
LANE SWIM
Jun 25-Jun 30; Jul 2; Aug 3-Aug 6: Mon to Fri 12:00 pm-1:00 pm
Jul 2; Aug 3-Aug 6: Mon to Fri 1:00 pm-2:00 pm 
Jul 5-Aug 20: Mon to Fri 12:30 pm-1:30 pm (Cancelled Aug 2-Aug 6)
Jul 5-Jul 30: Mon to Fri 4:30 pm-5:30 pm
Aug 3-Aug 20: Mon to Fri 6:00 pm-7:00 pm
Aug 3-Aug 13: Mon to Fri 7:00 pm-8:00 pm
Aug 9-Aug 20: Mon to Fri 1:30 pm-2:30 pm
Jun 26-Aug 15: Sat & Sun 11:00 am-12:00 pm
Jun 26-Jun 27: Sat & Sun 6:00 pm-7:00 pm
Jul 3-Aug 15: Sat & Sun 12:00 pm-1:00 pm
Jul 1 & Aug 2: 11:00 am-12:00 pm; 12:00 pm-1:00 pm
AQUA FITNESS
Jul 2-Aug 20: Mon to Fri 12:40 pm-1:25 pm (Cancelled Aug 2)
Jul 5-Jul 30: Mon to Fri 4:40 pm-5:25 pm

Riversdale Pool
822 Ave H S
306-975-3353
Open June 7 - August 29

PUBLIC SWIM
Jun 7-Jun 30, Mon to Fri 1:15 pm-3:00 pm; 3:30 pm-5:30 pm; 6:00 pm-8:00 pm
Jul 2; Aug 3-Aug 6; Aug 23-Aug 27, Mon to Fri 1:30 pm-4:30 pm; 5:00 pm-8:00 pm
Jul 5-Jul 30; Aug 9 -Aug 20, Mon to Fri 2:00 pm-4:45 pm; 5:15 pm-8:00 pm
Sat & Sun 1:30 pm-4:00 pm; 4:30 pm-7:00 pm
Jul 1 & Aug 2: 1:30 pm-3:30 pm; 4:00 pm-6:00 pm

FAMILY SWIM
Jun 12-Aug 28, Sat & Sun 11:00 am-1:00 pm 
Jul 1 & Aug 2: 11:00 am-1:00 pm

PARENT & TOT SWIM
Jun 7-Jun 30; Jul 2; Aug 3-Aug 6; Aug 23-Aug 27, Mon to Fri 12:00 pm-1:00 pm
Jul 5-Jul 30; Aug 9-Aug 20, Mon to Fri 12:30 pm-1:30 pm

LANE SWIM
Jun 7-Jun 30; Jul 2; Aug 3- 6; Aug 23-Aug 27, Mon to Fri 12:00 pm-1:00 pm
July 5-July 30; Aug 9-Aug 20, Mon to Fri 12:30 pm-1:30 pm
Sat & Sun 11:00 am-12:00 pm; 12:00 pm-1:00 pm
Jul 1 & Aug 2: 11:00 am-12:00 pm; 12:00 pm-1:00 pm

Mayfair Pool
1025 Ave F N
306-975-3352
Open June 15 - August 24

PUBLIC SWIM
​Mon to Fri
1:00 pm-3:00 pm; 3:30 pm-5:30 pm; 6:00 pm-8:00 pm

Sat & Sun
11:00 am-1:30 pm; 2:00 pm-4:30 pm; 5:00 pm-7:00 pm

Jul 1 & Aug 2: 11:00 am-1:00 pm; 1:30 pm-3:30 pm; 4:00 pm-6:00 pm
Aug 16-24: Mon to Fri 1:00 pm-3:45 pm, 4:15 pm-7:00 pm

Lathey Pool
815 Taylor St E
306-975-3333
June 12- August 27

PUBLIC SWIM
Mon to Fri
1:00 pm-3:00 pm; 3:30 pm-5:30 pm; 6:00 pm-8:00 pm

Sat & Sun 11:00 am-1:30 pm; 2:00 pm-4:30 pm; 5:00 pm-7:00 pm

Jul 1 & Aug 2: 11:00 am-1:00 pm; 1:30 pm-3:30 pm; 4:00 pm-6:00 pm
Aug 16-Aug 27: Mon to Fri, 1:00 pm-3:45 pm, 4:15 pm-7:00 pm

 

Admission Rates 

  Adult (19+) Youth (6-18 yrs) Preschool (0-5 yrs)** Family***
Single Admission $7.85 $4.70 FREE $15.70

Group Rates (6 or more people)

$7.35 $4.20 FREE n/a
Bulk Tickets (10 passes)* $62.80 $37.60 FREE $125.60

With the purchase of a LeisureCard you can enjoy unlimited access to the outdoor pools. Visit Admission Rates & Options for more information.

The Fine Print (*, **, ***)

*Outdoor Pool Bulk Tickets can be purchased at any of the four outdoor pools.

**Children under the age of 6 must be supervised by an adult or responsible youth at all times. To help preschool age children stay safe in and around the water, the City requires that all participants comply with the following policy: "For every two preschoolers under the age of 6, there must be one adult or responsible youth (16 years or older) within arm's length, supervising the preschoolers' water play and activity."  The best life preserver for your child is YOU!  Infants and toddlers participating in water play must wear an appropriate swim diaper.

***Family is defined as a group up to seven individuals with a maximum of two adults.

 

 

Registered Programs

Swimming lessons will be offered at all Outdoor Pools. The lessons have been modified to ensure physical distancing and small group sizes- they follow the new Canadian Red Cross Safety Guidelines for swim lessons taking place during COVID-19; please read through these guidelines if you are considering or registering for lessons this season.

Gift Cards

Give the gift of fun year-round with a Leisure Gift Card! Good for use at any Leisure Centreoutdoor poolindoor rink,  municipal golf course, plus the Saskatoon Forestry Farm Park & ZooGordon Howe Campground and Nutrien Playland at Kinsmen Park. Available for purchase at the participating facilities that are currently open.

Inclement Weather Closures

Outdoor pools will clear immediately if thunder or lightning occurs.  Outdoor pools will close if the temperature is 14 degrees or less and/or during steady rain conditions. Check Leisure Facilities Service Alerts for updates.

 Quick Answer Guide

Question Answer
Are the waterslides open? Yes, the waterslide will be open during public swim times at Mayfair Pool, Lathey Pool and Riversdale Pool.
Can I bring my own swim toys and personal floatation devices? Yes, however there are several restrictions. Mermaid tails require a swim test evaluation prior to being allowed, infant neck floats are not permitted, huge blow up toys may not be permitted depending on the swim time and capacity.
Are lockers available for use? Yes, there are a very limited number of lockers available at each pool.
Are water fountains available? No, please bring your own water to drink.
Are towel available? No. For the health and safety of our staff and patrons, the lost and found emergency towel service for patrons who forgot their towel has been discontinued.
Can I rent a BBQ? BBQs are in the process of being setup and will be available for rent shortly.
Is a public phone available? Yes.
Are basketball nets/courts available? Yes, but you must bring your own ball.
Are concessions open? Concession services will be available at Riversdale Pool and Lathey Pool. George Ward Pool and Mayfair Pool will not have concessions.
Are there admission discounts or specials? Not at this time.
Do I need to wear a mask? No. Masks are no longer required when accessing indoor public facilities.  Patrons are welcome to wear a mask for extra protection, except for when in the water.  Site staff continue to wear masks. 
Are Spectators permitted during public swimming? The Outdoor Pools are operating at limited capacity in accordance with the Government of Saskatchewan’s Public Health Orders and re-open Saskatchewan plan. Whether participating or watching, everyone in the area counts towards the program limit. Because of this, the Outdoor Pools are currently not allowing unregistered spectators during swim sessions. Anyone interested in watching their family member in the pool may register with the participant through Book a Visit and pay an admission fee.
Should children under 5 & under be registered when booking a visit even though it is free for them to enter? Yes, everyone in the areas counts towards the program limit.
Is there seating on deck? A majority of the seating has been removed from the outdoor pools.  Plesae bring your own chair or blanket to sit on.
Are the change rooms open? Yes. Try to limit your time in the change room by changing into your swim clothes before arriving at the pool, enter a few minutes prior to your activity session and exit immediately following your session.