OGDEN SCHOOL DISTRICT

SWIMMING POOLS

801-737-8750 ~ 801-737-7920

The place to find FUN, FRIENDLY, CLEAN & SAFE SWIMMING FOR ALL!

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NEW INFORMATION & MESSAGES

The OHS Pool will be closed the evening of December 20th, for a high school event.  Thank you!

Holiday Closures for Both Pools: Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday, December 24th, 25th, 26th, and Monday and Tuesday, December 31st and January 1st.  The OHS pool reopens for regular hours on January 2nd.  The Ben Lomond Pool will also be closed the morning of January 2nd and will reopen for evening Open Swim on the 2nd. Ben Lomond regular hours resume on the 3rd.  Have a safe and fun holiday!

ALL POOL PARTIES REQUIRE A RESERVATION.  Open Swim Pool Parties and Private Facility Rental reservations include the opportunity to bring food and drink for their guests as long as the food and drink are kept at the tables and the hosts assist with clean up.  Patrons who come to the pool to host a party without a reservation will be turned away.  We recommend booking your reservation 4 to 6 weeks in advance.  Please select the "Facility Rentals and Parties" tab underneath the Ben Lomond High School logo below to make your reservation.  Thank you!

 

 

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Ben Lomond Pool

SCHOOL YEAR HOURS

AUGUST 20, 2018 to JUNE 2, 2019

 

Lap Swim

 

 

 

M-W-F
5:30AM-7:00AM
 
T & TH
5:30AM-8:00AM
 
SATURDAY
6:30AM-7:30AM

 

 

 
 
 
Open Swim
M-T-W-TH
6:00PM-8:00PM
 
SATURDAYS - WibitDay!

1:00PM-4:00PM

 

Aerobics
Mornings:
M-W-F (3 classes offered)
7:00AM-8:00AM
8:00AM-9:00AM
9:00AM-10:00AM
 
SATURDAYS
7:30AM-8:30AM
 
Evenings:
M-T-W-TH
8:00PM-9:00PM

SUMMER HOURS

JUNE 4, 2018-AUGUST 18, 2018

 

LAP SWIM

M-W-F

5:30AM - 7:00AM

T & TH

5:30AM - 9:00AM

Saturday

6:30AM - 7:30AM

 

OPEN SWIM

M-T-W-TH

1:00PM - 4:00PM & 6:00PM - 8:00PM

Saturday- Wibit Day!

1:00PM - 4:00PM

 

AEROBICS

M-W-F

7:00AM - 8:00AM & 8:00AM-9:00AM

Saturday

7:30AM - 8:30AM

M-T-W-TH

8:00PM - 9:00PM

SWIM TEAM PREP

T & TH Mornings                                      7:00AM-8:30AM

  • Junior high and high school students and swimmers, or those interested in joining high school swim teams, are encouraged to participate. 
  • 1.5 hour workouts with a coach. 
  • Get back into swim shape or learn to perfect your strokes to be ready for the next HS Swimming Season! 
  • Tuesday and Thursday mornings beginning June 5th through August 9th. No practices the week of July 2nd through July 6th (moratorium).
  • All practices are at the Ben Lomond pool. 

Cost- $40.00, 20 punch pass.   
 

 

POOL FEES

General Admission


$3.00

General Admission covers costs to use the facility during open hours including lap swim, open swim, and water aerobics.
3 & Under, FREE- 3 & under must wear swim diaper and plastic pant over diaper


Memberships & Passes


Duration

Resident

Non-Resident

10 PUNCH PASS 1 yr. expiration

$25.00

$25.00

20 PUNCH PASS 1 yr. expiration

$40.00

$40.00

3 MONTH PASS

$40.00

$45.00

6 MONTH PASS

$75.00

$85.00

ANNUAL PASS

$140.00

$160.00

District Annual Pass (Employee I.D. Required)

$70.00

$70.00

Turn any individual pass into a family pass by adding $20 per family member. Must be spouse or dependent children.

POOL RULES

POOL RULES

General

*Follow lifeguard instructions. Be attentive and respectful to lifeguards at all times

*Be considerate of others

*No glass or food or drink in the locker rooms or pool area

*Towel off before entering the lobby area - No dripping wet lobby area access allowed

*No one admitted under the influence of alcohol or drugs

*Diving allowed only in designated areas

*No running

*No dangerous or rough play allowed

*Guards may administer a swim test to determine the need for wearing a life vest or being restricted to shallow areas of the pool

Age Requirements

*Ages 6 and under must have an adult, chaperone, or guardian within arms-reach at all times

*Ages 7-9 must have an adult, chaperone, or guardian in the facility

*Ages 10-13 may use the facility without an adult, chaperone or guardian, but must sign-in at the front desk to give emergency contact information and perform a swim test at the request of the lifeguards

Equipment

DIVING BOARD

*Form line on concrete behind diving board stairs

*One person at a time

*One bounce only

*Next person may go once person ahead is to the side of the pool

*No catching allowed- stay off to pool side

*No gainers

*Lifeguards may not allow certain dives for any patron who does not clear the board well or dive safely

*Flotation devices are allowed

SLIDE

*One person down the slide at a time

*Must be 42" tall to ride alone

*Parents, guardians, or chaperones may accompany young children

*No catching kids at the bottom. Stay out of the white water area

*No running, standing, kneeling, tumbling, or stopping in the flume

*No head first sliding

*No life vests or floaties or swim suits with buckles or buttons that scratch the slide

WIBIT ACTION TOWER XL

*Maximum 2 people at a time

*Form a line behind the shallow/deep rope to use the Wibit

*Once people are on the top of the Wibit, the next set of people may go

*Do not position yourself underneath another person- wait until they are on the top of the Wibit

*No wrestling or rough play allowed

*Feet first entry off the cliff side

*Once at the top- exit, do not wait for a prolonged period of time

*Flotation devices may be worn

*Anyone who can climb the Wibit on their own and without the assistance of another may use the Wibit

*Anyone requiring assistance to climb the Wibit may not use it

FACILITY RENTALS AND PARTIES

PRIVATE FACILITY RENTALS

Ben Lomond Pool Party

The facility is available to rent on:

 
Friday evenings between
6:30PM & 8:30PM
 
Saturday evenings between
5:00PM & 9:00PM
 

 

Facility Rental Base Rate: $75.00/hr.
The base rate includes the facility rental with up to 75 guests. Larger parties are allowed and require more guards to maintain a safe environment. Additional fees apply with larger parties. A 2 hour minimum facility rental is required. Please see fee schedule below:
 
Up to 100 guests: $100.00/hr.
Up to 125 guests: $125.00/hr.
Up to 150 guests: $150.00/hr.
Up to 180 guests: $175.00/hr.
 
Include the Wibit Action Tower XL for additional fun!
 
$40 for the duration of your facility rental.
Recommended use for 8 years and up.
 

Please click here to make your reservation.

THERE ARE NO REFUNDS FOR RESERVATIONS OR PARTIES, HOWEVER, WITH A MINIMUM 3 WEEK NOTICE, RESERVATIONS MAY BE RE-SCHEDULED FOR A DIFFERENT DATE OR TIME.

OPEN SWIM POOL PARTIES

Open Swim Pool Parties are available at the BL Pool during most Open Swim hours.

  • Open Swim Pool Parties include tables and chairs for 16  and up to 25 people may attend.
  • Food is allowed at the tables and you can come early to decorate your area. 
  • Saturday Open Swim Pool Parties include the Wibit.
  • Reservations Required.
 
M-T-W-TH from 1PM-4PM (Summertime) OR 6PM-8PM (Year-Round):
1PM-4PM, $35 plus discounted General Admission fees for each person.
6PM-8PM, $25 plus discounted General Admission fees for each person.
 
Saturdays (year-round) from 1PM-4PM:
$35.00 plus discounted General Admission fees for each person.
 
Discounted General Admission fees:
Up to 8 people @ $2.50 each
Up to 15 people @ $2.00 each
Up to 25 people @ $1.50 each
 
25 PERSON LIMIT (this includes kids, parents, friends and relatives, both swimming and non-swimming).

 

Anyone 6 and under must have an adult/guardian within arms reach at all times. 

Reservations required.

 

Please click here to make your reservation.

 

THERE ARE NO REFUNDS FOR RESERVATIONS OR PARTIES, HOWEVER, WITH A MINIMUM 2 WEEK NOTICE, RESERVATIONS MAY BE RE-SCHEDULED FOR A DIFFERENT DATE OR TIME.

 

 

 

 

SWIMMING LESSONS

Year-Round
Group Swimming Lessons
 
 
  • Summer Sessions: June through August (M-TH lessons for 2 weeks)
  • School Year SATURDAY Morning Lessons: September through November and January through April.(4 Saturday Morning lessons)
  • School Year PM Lessons: February through May (M-W or T-TH for 1 month)
  • Class size averages a 5 to 1 student to teacher ratio.
  • For Ages 3 and up
  • Parent & Child courses available for ages 6 MO. to 3 YR.
  • Many class times and levels available year round.
  • SUMMERTIME Lessons are 30 minutes in length and range between 4 and 8 lessons depending on time of year offered.
  • SATURDAY School Year lessons times vary depending upon level.
  • Lessons are subject to cancellation based upon enrollment and instructor availability.
  • REGISTRATION REQUIRED
  • Sorry, no refunds!
  • Please click here to register

RESIDENT: $40.00

NON-RESIDENT: $45.00

(Residents live within Ogden School District boundaries)

 

Year Round
PRIVATE SWIMMING LESSONS
One, 30-minute private lesson:
Resident: $15
Non-Resident: $18
 
  • Most summer private lessons are held Monday through Thursday afternoons starting at 1PM and again at 6PM.
 
  • Most school year private lessons are held Monday & Wednesday evenings OR Tuesday & Thursday evenings between 6PM and 7PM.
 
  • Private lessons are scheduled at the front desk.  Please stop by during our regular business hours.  The next month's schedules and instructor availability should be in the "Private's Binder" at the front desk by the 20th of each month.
  • We offer single, private lessons only.  
  • DUE TO HIGH DEMAND AND INSTRUCTOR SCHEDULES,   THERE ARE NO REFUNDS! A MISSED LESSON IS NOT REFUNDABLE AND CANNOT BE RESCHEDULED. 
SPLASHBALL
                      Summer 2018 
  
  • Kids ages 8-12
  • Tuesday and Thursday, July 31st & August 2nd.
  • 12PM-1PM
  • Learn the basics of Water Polo and have lots of fun!
  • No swimming requirements for this program!
  • $20.00 
  • REGISTRATION REQUIRED (includes T-shirt).
  • Class subject to cancellation with low enrollment (fewer than 12).
  • Please click here to register.
 

POOL TEMPERATURE & LAYOUT

 

Average Temperature: 84 degrees
Depth: 3.5 ft. to 12 ft.
6 Lanes: Available during lap swim hours
Pool Capacity: 180 people
Slide: Enclosed, cork-screw
Deck Space: Available with lounge chairs and also available for pool parties
Patio: Available with tables and umbrellas. Closed during inclement weather
Locker rooms: Large women's and men's locker rooms are available. There are 4 private showers in each locker room.
Lockers are available for day use and locks are also available to rent for the day.
 

Lobby Restrooms: Large, private restrooms available with changing table.

The pool is not responsible for any lost or stolen items.

 

CONTACT & ADDRESS INFORMATION

BEN LOMOND POOL
1075 7th St.
Ogden, UT 84404

801-737-7913

POOL MANAGER:
Andrea Sweet
sweeta@ogdensd.org

MAINTENANCE MANAGER:
Bill Kerivan
kerivanb@ogdensd.org

ADMINISTRATOR:
Darwin Smith
smithdar@ogdensd.org

HOLIDAYS OBSERVED

The pool is closed or will observe partial closures on the following holidays:

Thanksgiving Day

The day after Thanksgiving

Christmas Eve

Christmas Day

The day after Christmas

New Year's Eve

New Year's Day

Memorial Day

Independence Day

Labor Day

Please check the messages board above for special event closures or openings. Thank you.


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Ogden High Pool

SCHOOL YEAR HOURS

 

 

AUGUST 27, 2018-JUNE 2, 2019

 

 

Lap Swim
 
M-T-W-TH-F Mornings
5:30AM-9:00AM
During high school swim season (October through January) 2 Lanes available from 5:30AM - 7:00AM.
8 Lanes available from 7:00AM-9:00AM.
 
M-W-F Afternoons
11:30AM-1:30PM
8 Lanes available
Parking limited- please give yourself time to park.  Use Tyler Avenue or the parking lots south of the pool and south of the football stadium.
 
CURRENTLY: (see Oct. 1 changes below)
M-T-W-TH Evenings
6:00PM-8:30PM
2 Lanes available from 6:00PM-7:30PM
8 Lanes available from 7:30PM-8:30PM
 

Closed Friday Evenings

SATURDAY
6:30AM-8:30AM

 

BEGINNING OCTOBER 1, 2018:

Monday Evenings
6:00PM-7:30PM
2 Lanes available 

7:30PM-9:00PM                                        8 Lanes available

 
Wendesday Evenings
6:00PM-7:30PM

2 Lanes available

 
Tuesday & Thursday Evenings
7:30PM-9:00PM

8 Lanes available

 
Closed Friday Evenings
 
SATURDAY
6:30AM-8:30AM
 
 

SUMMER HOURS

JUNE 4, 2018-AUGUST 18, 2018

Morning Lap Swim
 

 

M-T-W-TH-F
 
5:30AM-9:00AM

 

Saturday
6:30AM-8:30AM

 

 

Afternoon Lap Swim
 
M-T-W-TH-F
11:30AM-1:30PM
 
 
Evening Lap Swim
 
M-T-W
6:00PM-8:30PM

 

TH                                                  6:00PM-7:30PM

Water Polo Night
Thursdays 7:30PM-9:00PM
$5 Drop in fee or
$35 10-punch pass
(6 month expiration date)
 
 

EXPERIENCED PLAYERS AND BEGINNERS ARE WELCOME!

 

 

 

 

POOL FEES

General

Admission


$3.00

General Admission covers costs to use the facility during open hours including lap swim, open swim, or water aerobics.
3 & Under, FREE- 3 & under must wear swim diaper and plastic pant over diaper

Memberships & Passes

Duration
Resident
Non-Resident
10 PUNCH PASS
1 yr. expiration

$25.00

$25.00

20 PUNCH PASS 1 yr. expiration

$40.00

$40.00

3 MONTH PASS

$40.00

$45.00

6 MONTH PASS

$75.00

$85.00

ANNUAL PASS

$140.00

$160.00

District Annual Pass (Employee I.D. Required)

$70.00

$70.00

Turn any individual pass into a family pass by adding $20 per family member. Must be spouse or dependent children.


POOL RULES

POOL RULES
General

*Follow lifeguard instructions. Be attentive and respectful to lifeguards at all times

*Be considerate of others

*Public must enter through the front doors

*No glass or food or drink in the locker rooms or pool area

*Towel off before entering the lobby area - No dripping wet lobby area access allowed

*No one admitted under the influence of alcohol or drugs

*Diving allowed only in designated areas

*No running

*No dangerous or rough play allowed

*Guards may administer a swim test to determine the need for wearing a life vest or being restricted to shallow areas of the pool

Age Requirements

*Ages 6 and under must have an adult, chaperone, or guardian within arms-reach at all times

*Ages 7-9 must have an adult, chaperone, or guardian in the facility

*Ages 10-13 may use the facility without an adult, chaperone or guardian, but must sign-in at the front desk to give emergency contact information and perform a swim test at the request of the lifeguards

Equipment

DIVING BOARD

*Form line on concrete behind diving board stairs

*One person at a time

*One bounce only

*Next person may go once person ahead is to the side of the pool

*No catching allowed- stay off to pool side

*No gainers

*Lifeguards may not allow certain dives for any patron who does not clear the board well or dive safely

*Flotation devices are allowed


CLUB SWIM & KAYAK WATER POLO

piranha club & pre-comp teams

 

  • The Piranha Swim Team meets at the OHS pool for practices year'round.
  • Summertime morning workouts and school-year evening workouts.
  • Swimmers of all ages perfect their strokes and have the opportunity to compete in USA Swimming sanctioned swim meets.
  • Choose to swim 2 days per week or more.
  • Minimum swimming requirements are required.
  • Pre-competition team for newer swimmers now available Tuesdays and Thursdays. 
Please go to the Piranha website below for more information.

 

http://piranhaswimteam.net

 

KAYAK WATER POLO

 
  • Wednesday Nights from 7:30PM-9:30PM at the OHS pool beginning October 10, 2018 through April 2018.
  • $5 drop in fee OR $35 10-punch Kayak Water Polo Pass
  • Beginners and Experienced Players WELCOME!

Check out O-Town Kayakers 

on Facebook for info.

American Red Cross CERTIFICATIONS

 

 

 

LIFEGUARD TRAINING &

Re-certification

 
Calling all future lifeguards!
 
Lifeguard Training and Certification is available at the OHS and Ben Lomond pools, usually in the spring.

 

In order to qualify for enrollment all students must:
 Be 15 years of age or older by the last date of the class
 Pass a scheduled swim test in which you will be asked to
1) Swim 300 yards continuously- Freestyle or Breaststroke
2)Tread for 2 minutes using only feet
3) Swim 20 yards, retrieve 10 LB object from a depth of 12 feet and swim back to starting point

 

Once candidates qualify, they will participate in a three week class conducted on Friday evenings and Saturday mornings and afternoons. Participants who pass the skills and written tests at the completion of the training will recieve certification, valid for 2 years.
 
RECERTIFICATIONS will be conducted during the final testing day of the Lifeguard Training course. If you need to recertify, please contact the INSTRUCTOR directly or call the pool at 801-737-8751.
 
REGISTER FOR THE April/May 2018 LIFEGUARD TRAINING COURSE here.
 
 

WATER SAFETY INSTRUCTOR COURSE

Calling all future swim instructors!

Water Safety Instructor courses are held periodically through the year and are taught at the Ben Lomond pool.
 
In order to qualify for the class, candidates must be:
At least 16 years old by the last date of the course.
Be able to swim 25 yards of freestyle, backstroke, breaststroke, elementary backstroke and sidestroke, and 15 yards of butterfly.
(Candidates who cannot swim these strokes/distances are encouraged to take the class and earn a BASIC WSI Certification which allows recipients to teach beginning level swimming lessons rather than beginning through advanced levels).
 
Classes are typically held 2 weekdays per week in the afternoons and on Saturday mornings and afternoons for a total of 3 weeks. Class times and days may vary from one course to the next.
 
Participants who successfully complete the course requirements and written exam will receive their ARC WSI or BASIC WSI certifications which are valid for 2 years. Most swimming programs require certification to teach swimming lessons.
 
RECERTIFICATION Requirements include having taught at least 1 swimming course within the 2 year certification period, entering that course record with the ARC, and passing an ARC online assessment.
 
 
 

 

 

 

POOL TEMPERATURE & LAYOUT

Average Temperature: 81 degrees
Depth: 7 ft. - 12 ft.
8 Lanes: Available during most lap swim hours
Pool Capacity: 195 people
Large Deck Space: Available for stretching. We also have poolside bleachers for viewing
Locker rooms: Large women's and men's locker rooms are available. There are 4 private showers in each locker room. Lockers are available for day use and locks are also available to rent for the day.
Lobby Restrooms: Large, private restrooms available with changing table.

The pool is not responsible for any lost or stolen items.

CONTACT & ADDRESS INFORMATION

OGDEN HIGH POOL
2875 Tyler Ave.
Ogden, UT 84403

801-737-8750


POOL MANAGER:
Andrea Sweet
sweeta@ogdensd.org

MAINTENANCE MANAGER:
Bill Kerivan
kerivanb@ogdensd.org

ADMINISTRATOR:
Darwin Smith
smithdar@ogdensd.org

HOLIDAYS OBSERVED

The pool is closed or will observe partial closures on the following holidays:

Thanksgiving Day

The day after Thanksgiving

Christmas Eve

Christmas Day

The day after Christmas

New Year's Eve

New Year's Day

Memorial Day

Independence Day

Labor Day

Please check the messages board above for special event closures or openings. Thank you.