Parkhaven Outdoor Pool and Wading Pool

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Address
7500 Mackle Rd.
Located behind the Aquatic and Community Centre, the Parkhaven Outdoor Pool is a 50-metre pool with a large shallow end next to a wading pool. There is also a large grassy area that provides plenty of space for sunbathing and recreational activities. There is also a small snack bar and a space dedicated to eating. The gate located on Mackle will serve as the entrance and exit for the outdoor pool. This pool is open to residents only.
Regular season
Beginning Friday, July 16, 2021
Weekdays: 6 am to 8:45 am and from noon to 8 pm
Weekends: 10 am to 8 pm
  • Entrance: The Parkhaven Pool entrance will now be through the pool access door at 7500 Mackle Rd. and through the locker rooms. Before entry you must be able to answer 'No' to all health questions, posted outside the entrance. You must sanitize your hands.  A mask must be worn indoors at all times, including the entry and locker rooms.
  • Exit: The exit is via the Mackle Rd. gate.
  • Locker rooms: You cannot use the locker rooms to change your clothes. Please come dressed to swim. The washrooms in the locker rooms will be available for use.
  • Capacity: The maximum number of people who can enter the Parkhaven Pool area is 200. Residents can continue to enter the facility until the maximum capacity is met. Entrance is on a first-come, first-served basis.
  • Wading pool: maximum 20 in the area
Lap lane availability: maximum 6 per lane
  • Monday to Friday
    • 6am to 8:45am * (1 lap lane available) 
    • 12pm to 3:15pm (1 lap lane available) 
    • 3:30pm to 6:45pm (3 lap lanes available) 
    • 7pm to 8pm (Mon, Wed, Fri: 3 lap lanes available; Tues, Thurs: lap swim only, 4 lap lanes available)
  • Saturday & Sunday (3 lap lanes available)
    • 10am to 8pm: Please be advised that on days that the pool usage is higher than average, or at the discretion of the pool management; we will reimplement the 90 minutes blocks.
      • Weekdays (12pm to 1:30pm, 1:45pm to 3:15, 3:30pm to 5pm, 5:15pm to 6:45pm, 7pm to 8pm)
      • Weekends (10am-11:30am, 11:45am-1:15pm, 1:30pm-3pm, 3:15pm-4:45pm, 5pm-6:30pm, 6:45pm-8pm)
*For the 6 am to 8:45am time slots:
  • The aquatic teams will also be training in the pool at that time.
  • Entrance and exit for these specific swim times will be the Mackle gates.
Regular entry fee applies. If paying cash or debit, please stop at ACC front desk to make your payment, otherwise you simply need to show a valid Fun Card or pool membership.    

MEMBERSHIP
  • Family membership (any three or more persons living in the same residence): $120
  • Couple (any two persons living in the same residence): $90
  • Individual: $60
  • Senior (age 60 or older): $40
Membership
  • Family membership (any three or more persons living in the same residence): $120
  • Couple (any two persons living in the same residence): $90
  • Individual: $60
  • Senior (age 60 or older): $40
  • The reservation system also applies to those who purchase a membership.
Price
0 - 4 yrs: $1
5 - 17 yrs: $3
18+ yrs: $4
60+: $3
Rules

COVID-19 POOL RULES

  1. Pool is open to Côte Saint-Luc residents only who must reserve their spot(s). Free with Fun Card or membership, or regular fees apply (proof of residency required).
  2. Entrance/exit via Mackle gate. Patrons must answer “No” to the posted health questions and wash or sanitize hands prior to entry.
  3. Physical distancing (2 metre rule) must be respected at all times.
  4. Face coverings are required while waiting in line, at the entrance and exit, at the canteen area, to go into building for the washrooms and anytime when proper distancing cannot be respected. Face coverings cannot be worn in the pool basin.
  5. Limit of 1 session per day, per patron. Additional bookings for the same day are walk-ins. 
  6. No access to lockers or changing room. Patrons must come dressed to swim. 
  7. No pool equipment (including life jackets) or deck chairs provided.
  8. Frisbees, balls, inflatables of any kind, etc. are not permitted.
  9. Patrons must respect the time blocks and exit the pool when the swim session ends.
  10. No food or drink permitted in the pool area. Only water is permitted.
  11. Lap Swim: 6 people per lane, 2-metre physical distancing must be respected.

GENERAL POOL RULES 

The following are not permitted within the pool or pool area: 

  1. Smoking, glass containers and alcoholic beverages. 
  2. Pushing, shoving and/or rough play. 
  3. Water wing flotations. 
  4. Diving in the shallow end. 
  5. Verbal or physical aggression of any kind towards fellow patrons or staff. 
  6. Hanging on the lane ropes. 

Guidelines & Regulations: 

  1. Children 8 years old and younger must be accompanied by a guardian to enter the facility. A guardian must be at least 15 years old. Guardians are responsible for their children at all times. 
  2. Children 8 years old and younger must be within arm’s reach of their guardian at all times. 
  3. Children 7 or 8 years old may be exempt from the rule #2 if they can pass the swim proficiency test administered by a lifeguard. 
  4. Children who are not toilet trained must wear swim diapers in the pool. 
  5. Showers are recommended before entering the pool. 
  6. Please walk around the pool and pool area. 
  7. Only certified personal flotation devices may be used if approved by a lifeguard. 
  8. Water guns, balls or toys are not permitted unless approved by a lifeguard. 
  9. Eating is permitted in designated areas and at the picnic tables. 
  10. Chairs and baby strollers must be kept at a minimum of 4 feet (1.2 metres) from the pool’s edge. 
  11. Lap lanes are reserved for lap swimmers. Swimmers must swim continuously. 
  12. Hair longer than shoulder length must be tied up. 
  13. Private swim lessons may only be conducted by personnel approved by the City. 
  14. Specialized equipment and training must be approved by a lifeguard. 
  15. The City is not responsible for injuries, damages or the loss of articles caused by or arising from participation in any program or facility sponsored by the City. 
  16. Failure to respect the pool rules, the staff and City policies may result in being removed from the Facility. If necessary, may result in being refused readmission to the Facility. 

Deep End: 

  1. Only one person on the diving board at a time; one bounce only. Once in the water, swim[Text Wrapping Break]directly to the ladder. 
  2. When the diving board and slide are not in use, swimming in the deep end may be permitted only at the authorization of the lifeguard on duty. 

Slide Rules: 

  1. Patrons must remain seated and facing forward. 
  2. Patrons must wait at the bottom of the stairs until the patron ahead of them exits the pool. 
  3. After your turn, please swim directly to the ladder.

Rentals are not permitted at this time.