swimming pools
Anchorage Parks and Recreation

Dimond Pool

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Pool staff may be reached Monday - Friday after 5 p.m. 

(Dimond to 88th Avenue, turn north and Pool is on the left at the north end of Dimond School)

Facility Holiday Hours​​​

Interested in becoming a Lifeguard?​​

​Employment Requirements:
- Must be 16 yrs. of age to apply
- Be Red Cross Lifeguard Certified
- Successful background c​heck

Red Cross Lifeguard Certification Prerequisites:
- 300 yard continuous swim using Front Crawl, Breaststroke,     or combination of the two.  
- 10 lbs. brick retrieval under 1min 40 sec
- Tread water without arms for 2 minutes.
- Must be 15+ years of age with valid ID.​

Visit www.governmentjobs.com/careers/moa to apply
See Pool contact information to inquire


Lap Swim  

​5:30 a.m. - 7:30 a.m.   Monday - Friday  (Punch card, Pass, or exact change only​)

1 p.m. - 2 p.m.             Tuesday, Thursday

​6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.   Monday - Thursday

10:30 a.m. - 12: p.m.   Saturday

Senior Lap Swim Lap  (62 & over)

12 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.        Monday, Wednesday, Friday​

Parent and Me Swim

12 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.         Monday, Wednesday

1 p.m. - 2 p.m.                Tuesday, Thursday

6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.      Monday - Thursday​

Parent & Me Swim is available for families with young children 3 and under. Parents must accompany their children in the water. Siblings are welcome, however, space is limited to the Kiddie Pool only, as the time is shared with our Lap Swim and Water Aerobics Programs. The diving board will not be available.  See times listed above.​

​Aerobics (Adults Only)

6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.         Monday - Thursday 

11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.     Saturday (Deep-End Water Aerobics)​​​​


Lesson Schedule

SwimAmerica Lessons
Swim lessons are offered through the Alaska SwimAmerica Lesson Program Monday - Thursday.  For additional information or to register for classes, please visit their website at:  www.teamunify.com​

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

Contact Info

Dimond Pool
2909 W 88th Ave
Phone: 907-343-4508

James Reeves
​Aquatics Superintendent

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