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Parks and Recreation

West Pool

1700 Hillcrest Drive

Manager: Jeff Matthis

You can reach the pool after 5p Monday - Friday


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Home of the TWISTED TALON Water Slide!

Pool Schedule 

Lap Swim    M-F* 5:30-7a
Mon-Fri ** 6:30-7:30p
  M-F 11a-1230p
  Sa 10-11a
  Su 6:30-730p
      Sr Citizen                   Sa 11a-12N
Open Swim



*Closed after 3 pm on December 24th & December 31st
Sa 1:30-3p

2-3:30pm & 5p-6:30p

Parent & Me Open Swim M-F and Sunday 6:30-7:30p
        M-F 11a-12:30p
Rentals  Mon 7:30-9p
 Sat    12:15-1:15p
Sun 11a-2p
Sun 3:45-4:45p

 *Punch ticket or pass only

Slide Admission is $2 extra for 4yrs. thru adult. Pool may reach maximum capacity, so arrive early. Kids under the age of 7 years must ride slide with a paying teen or adult and be accompanied by a paying adult in the water at all times.

Hourly Rental Fees with Slide
  • $200 for 1-25 bathers
  • $235 for 26-50 bathers

Rentals are typically 1 hour in pool with 1 hour in the Party Room to follow.  Longer rentals are available.  For additional information, to check on availability or to schedule your next pool rental, contact 258-2017.

Lesson Schedule

SwimAmerica Lessons

Swim lessons are offered through the Alaska SwimAmerica Lesson Program Monday - Thursday.  For additional information or to register for classes, call or fax 258-SWIM (7946).

Parent & Me Open Swim

Parent & Me Open Swims are available for families with young children (3 and under). Parents must accompany their children in the water. Space is limited as the time is shared with other evening and midday lap swims. See times listed under pool schedule above.

Pool Closures

Wednesday     DEC 24th and DEC 31st Closed after 3 pm
Thursday    DEC 25th and JAN 1st Closed all day

 NOTE: Activities & times are subject to change and/or cancellation.

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    • Parks and Recreation
    • Director: John Rodda
    • 632 W 6th Avenue, Suite 630, Anchorage, AK 99501
    • 907 343-4355