Columbus GA Department of Parks and Recreation

 

 
 

INFORMATION

AQUATICS

AQUATIC CENTER CLOSING FOR DECEMBER:
  Dec.7 @4:00pm: Swim Meet
  Dec.10: Drive-In Movie showing of Frozen. (We would like to invite all users to come to this event)
  Dec.17: Swim Meet hosted by Brookstone School
  Dec.24 & Dec.31: Holiday Closing
  We hope you have a great holiday season!

AQUATICS MISSION STATEMENT
To enhance the quality of life for all citizens of this community by providing passive and active recreational and competitive aquatic programming services for all age groups. It is our aim to provide aquatic facilities that are safe, accessible and aesthetically pleasing to the entire community.

INDOOR POOL INFORMATION & LOCATION
Columbus Aquatic Center
1603 Midtown Dr.
Columbus, GA 31909
(706) 225-3980
POOL HOURS
Mon. - Fri. 8:00am - 7:00pm
Sat. 10:00am - 3:00pm
Sun. CLOSED

INDOOR POOL SWIM LESSONS
Please register for all swim lessons at the Columbus Aquatic Center 706-225-3980. For the dates and times of classes, see below:
Columbus Aquatic Center Click here
Each class must have a minimum of 6 students.

 

Indoor Pool Admission Prices
Ages Muscogee County Residents Ages Non-Residents
11 & under $2.00 11 & under $4.00
12 - 17 $3.00 12 - 17 $6.00
18 - 54 $5.00 18 - 54 $10.00
55 & older $3.00 55 & older $6.00


Indoor Pool Season Pass Prices
  Muscogee County Residents Non-Residents
3 Month Single $85.00 $120.00
3 Month Senior $70.00 $100.00
3 Month Senior/Family $108.00 $143.00
3 Month Family $170.00 $180.00
6 Month Single $150.00 $180.00
6 Month Senior $130.00 $150.00
6 Month Senior/Family $180.00 $215.00
6 Month Family $200.00 $250.00
12 Month Single $200.00 $250.00
12 Month Senior $180.00 $225.00
12 Month Senior/Family $270.00 $305.00
12 Month Family $300.00 $350.00
*Customers will be asked for proof of residency via Driver's License*


OUTDOOR POOL INFORMATION & LOCATIONS
The 2016 pool season will begin on Wednesday, May 25, 2016 and run through Sunday, July 31, 2016. Please see below for hours of operation.
FACILITIES INFORMATION - Aquatics Main office
Double Churches Pool
2300 Double Churches Rd | 31904
(706) 494-7775
POOL HOURS
Wed. - Fri. 12:00pm - 6:00pm
Sat. - Sun. 11:00am - 7:30pm
Mon. - Tues. CLOSED
Psalmond Road Pool
6550 Psalmond Rd. | 31820
(706) 568-7091
POOL HOURS
Wed. - Fri. 12:00pm - 6:00pm
Sat. - Sun. 11:00am - 7:30pm
Mon. - Tues. CLOSED
Rigdon Park Pool
1600 Howe Ave | 31903
(706)687-5813
POOL HOURS
Wed. - Fri. 12:00pm - 6:00pm
Sat. - Sun. 11:00am - 7:30pm
Mon. - Tues. CLOSED
Shirley Winston Pool
5033 Steam Mill Rd | 31907
(706) 653-4967
POOL HOURS
Wed. - Fri. 12:00pm - 6:00pm
Sat. - Sun. 11:00am - 7:30pm
Mon. - Tues. CLOSED


OUTDOOR POOL SWIM LESSONS
Please register for all swim lessons at the Columbus Aquatic Center 706-225-3980. For the dates and times of classes at each location, see below:
Double Churches Pool Click here
Psalmond Road Pool Click here
Rigdon Park Pool Click here
Shirley Winston Pool Click here
Each class must have a minimum of 6 students.

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Outdoor Pool Admission Prices
Ages Muscogee County Residents Ages Non-Residents
11 & under $1.00 11 & under $2.00
12 - 17 $2.00 12 - 17 $4.00
18 - 54 $3.00 18 - 54 $6.00
55 & older $2.00 55 & older $4.00


NOTE:
For large families and groups, please be aware of our 3 to 1 ratio. Children 11 years old and younger must be accompanied by a guardian 16 years of age and older at a ratio of 3 children to 1 guardian over 16. Thank you for your compliance.

Outdoor Pool Season Pass Prices
Per Person Muscogee County Residents Per Person Non-Residents
1 $30.00 1 $45.00
2 $55.00 2 $75.00
3 $75.00 3 $95.00
4 $90.00 4 $115.00
5 $105.00 5 $120.00
*Customers will be asked for proof of residency via Driver's License*


SWIM LESSONS
Swim Lesson Sessions run for 2 weeks, Monday through Thursday, using Friday as an "Official Rain Out Make Up Day." Refunds are available up to the 3rd CLASS Period. All swim lessons MUST be paid by check or money order!

All instructors are American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor Certified or United States Swimming Coach Certified.

BE A LIFEGUARD
Any good swimmer over the age of 15 can sign up to become an American Red Cross Certified Lifeguard. This program is for all Columbus Aquatic Facilities within Parks and Recreation. For more information, contact Matt Lensch with the Columbus Parks & Recreation Aquatics Division (706) 225-3980.

OUTDOOR POOL RENTALS
Outdoor Pools are available to be rented for a private party on Monday and Tuesday or when scheduled programs are not running. The rental is a 2-hour minimum, which includes lifeguard staff. For more information about pool availability or to inquire about booking your outdoor pool party TODAY please call (706) 225-4658

BIRTHDAY PARTIES DURING PUBLIC SWIM (Outdoor Pools Only)
We now offer a Public Birthday Party package, which includes admission, a hot dog, chips, drink, and a cupcake, for each member of the birthday party.  Two tables will be reserved for you at 12pm, 2pm, or 4pm the cost of $7 per person.  Please call Parks and Recreation at (706) 225-4658 if you are interested in having a pool party this summer!