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Hours of Operation

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Pools and Splashpads

Las Posas Park PoolSprayground

Attractions: 25 yd recreational lap pool, splash pad, picnic area 

Las Posas Pool will be open and heated year-round but may close early or preemptively due to attendance or weather. Current or anticipated closures will be posted at the pool.

Open Recreational Swim | $4 | 2 yrs & under Free

June 15 to August 20 | Open Daily 12:30 to 4:30 pm

Beginning August 21 | Saturday & Sunday 12:30 to 4:30 pm

Pool will be closed: November 12, 22, 23 and December 22 through January 2, 2019

Woodland Park Pool

Attractions: 1 m diving board, water slide*, wading pool, 25 m recreational lap pool, picnic area

*Please Note: Waterslide closed for repair.Aquatics 2009 - Woodland Park Pool

Swim test required for slide and diving board: must swim width of pool without aid. Must be 48" to ride slide. 

Open Recreational Swim | $4 | 2 yrs & under Free

August 21 - September 3 | Saturday, Sunday & Labor Day 12:30 to 4:30 pm


Annual Splash Pass Memberships

This annual membership is available for purchase and renewal online, at both pools and at the Community Center. Use at both pools for Open Rec Swim admission, aquatics events and receive discounts on all aquatics classes.

Individual: $100 (R); $150 (NR)

Family (up to 5 members): $200; $250 (NR)

Additional members: $45

Group and Private Swim Lessons

Sessions are offered during the summer and begin every two weeks and are based on the ability of each swimmer.

Click here for more information about swim lessons.

Pool & Cabana Rentals

Woodland Park Pool can be rented from May through September for birthday parties, group visits, and more. If you don't want the whole pool to yourself, you can also rent a cabana during our open recreational swim.

Click here for more information.


Splash Pads in San Marcos

Splash Pads will be open Memorial Day to Labor Day.

Parks with Splash Pads: