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Recreational Swimming

We offer different types of recreational swim opportunities at Southside Aquatic Centre, including public swims, adult and child times and lane swims for you to get fit and have fun. Find details about the various programs, admission requirements and rates below. 

Admission standards must be followed. View our admission rates.

Swim Times

From July 2nd to August 25th our recreational swim times are as follows:

Public Swim

All sections of the pool are available for everyone to enjoy a leisurely swim. Admission standards and parent to child ratios apply. Please note during the summer the public swim may be shared with camps & leadership courses. 

Book a Family Swim Online

DaysTimes
Monday 2:00p.m. - 3:50p.m.
Tuesday

2:00p.m. - 3:50p.m.

7:00p.m. - 8:00p.m.

Wednesday 2:00p.m. - 3:50p.m.
Thursday

2:00p.m. - 3:50p.m.

7:00p.m. - 8:00p.m.

Friday 2:00p.m. - 3:50p.m.
Saturday 2 p.m. - 4 p.m.
Sunday 2 p.m. - 4 p.m.

Adult and Child Swim

A portion of the shallow area is available for adults with young children to enjoy a quiet swim. Pool is shared with other programming. Admissions standards and parent to child ratios apply.

Book an Adult and Child Swim Online

DaysTimes
Tuesday 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Thursday 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Lane Swim

Two or more lanes are open for swimming lengths. Lanes are set up by pace. Circle swimming is in use and will be enforced. Pool may be shared with other programming. Participants may book in advance by calling 519-421-7665 x 2701 or by clicking the button below.

Book a Lane Swim Online

DaysTimes
Monday

6:30 a.m. - 8:20 a.m.

8:20 a.m. - 9:50 a.m. (Shared)

12:10 p.m. - 12:55 p.m. (Shared)

4:10 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. (Shared)

8:15 p.m. - 9:30 p.m. (Shared)

Tuesday

6:30 a.m. - 8:20 a.m. (Shared)

8:20 a.m. - 9:50 a.m. (Shared)

12:10 p.m. - 12:55 p.m. (Shared)

8:15 p.m. - 9:30 p.m. (Shared)

Wednesday

6:30 a.m. - 8:20 a.m. 

8:20 a.m. - 9:50 a.m. (Shared)

12:10 p.m. - 12:55 p.m. (Shared)

4:10 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. (Shared)

8:15 p.m. - 9:30 p.m. (Shared)

Thursday

6:30 a.m. - 8:20 a.m. (Shared)

8:20 a.m. - 9:50 a.m. (Shared)

12:10 p.m. - 12:55 p.m. (Shared)

8:15 p.m. - 9:30 p.m. (Shared)

Friday

6:30 a.m. - 8:20 a.m.

8:20 a.m. - 9:50 a.m. (Shared)

12:10 p.m. - 12:55 p.m. (Shared)

4:10 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. (Shared)

Saturday

6:30 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.

12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. (Shared)

Sunday

6:30 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.

12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. (Shared)

Drop-in Rates

AgeRateBook of 10
Infant (0 to 1) Free N/A
Youth (1 to 17) $2.75 $24.75
Adult (18 to 59) $4 $36
Senior (60+) $3.25 $29.25

Recreational Swim Membership 

The recreational swim membership gives you access to all drop-in recreational swims (Lane Swim and Family Swim).

Age1-month3-month1-year
Youth (1 to 17) $20 $50 $182.50
Adult (18 to 59) $35 $87.50 $320
Senior (60+) $30 $75 $275

Admission Standards

All children 5 years of age or under must swim in the shallow end with a parent / guardian (12+ yrs). Children must remain under direct supervision and within arm's reach. Maximum of two children per parent / guardian (1:2).

Children 6-9 years MUST swim in the shallow end with parent / guardian (12+ yrs.) Children must remain under direct supervision and within arm's reach.  Maximum of four children per parent / guardian (1:4).

Children 6-9 years who pass the swim admission test (30 m) may swim unaccompanied, but a parent/guardian must remain in the facility for children under 10 years of age. Children who have completed the test may be asked to retake the test if aquatic staff is concerned that they cannot demonstrate the ability to maintain the swim admission standard.

Contact Us

© 2017 City of Woodstock P.O. Box 1539, 500 Dundas Street, Woodstock, ON N4S 0A7

 

Phone: 519-539-1291
Email: General Information

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