Pool Information

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    AUGUST 1-19 the pool is CLOSED for painting.  updated 8/5/22

    We will reopen Aug 22-Sept 2 for recreation swims, group lessons and private lessons.  See below for note regarding session 3 of group lessons.

    Pool office is currently closed until Aug 1-14.  Emails and voice messages received during time will be checked occassionally, but will be returned once we are back in the office Aug 15.  Those needing immediate attention will be returned sooner.  


    Recreation Swim

    Monday - Friday   

    1:00 - 3:00pm  &  7:30 - 9:30pm

    Cost $5.00 per person     Cash or check only. We do not have a card reader.

    Discount Punch Cards for Recreation Swim:

    $45 for 10 Swims     $85 for 20 Swims     $120 for 30 Swims

    Please note, children 8 years old or younger MUST be accompanied by an adult in the water at all times.  Non-swimmers or those wearing lifejackets, an adult must be in the water within arms reach at all times.  Barlow Pool does not provide lifejackets.  All children must be toilet trained in order to swim.


    CLOSURE ANNOUCEMENT - Updated 8/5/22

    August 1-19, Barlow Pool will be closed for all activities due to a painting project.  We will reopen for lessons and recreation swim Aug 22-Sept 2.

    If the work is completed before Aug 19, we will reopen sooner and will announce it on our website and instagram (@barlowpool)

    Session 3 Group Lessons - See new date info below!


    Group Swim Lessons

    Session 3  August 15-26  (Mon-Thurs for 2 weeks)   See new dates!

    NEW INFO FOR SESSION 3 - PLEASE NOTE!  updated 8/5/22

    Session 3 dates have been changed to August 22-Sept 1.  Everyone registered should have received an email and/or phone call on Aug 5th.  All class times will stay the same, only the session dates have been changed.  Classes will run Mon-Thur for 2 weeks.

    Current registrants that are unable to attend the new dates will be fully refunded.  Please email the aquatic director, Angela Miller, miller159@gresham.k12.or.us if you are unable to participate in Session 3 and need a refund.

    Those on the waiting lists will be notified starting Aug 15th IF room becomes available.


    Private Lessons

    30 min private = $15

    40 min private = $20

    30 min semi private = $10/child

    40 min semi private = $15/child

    Class time is dependent on the pool schedule and instructor availability.  For scheduling, please call the Aquatic Director.

    Cash or check only. We do not have a card reader.

    Private lessons are for ages 3 and above, including adults.

    Pool Rentals

    Cost $75/hour, includes 2 lifeguards and up to 25 swimmers.  

    1 hour minimum.  Rentals are mainly scheduled on weekends and available all year (pending lifeguard availability).  For scheduling, contact the Aquatic Director.


    Want to receive Barlow Pool swim information and notifications more quickly?  Email the Aquatic Director to be placed on our email list!


    Aquatic Director: Angela Miller
    Phone: 503-258-4960