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    Aquatics

    From swim lessons to spraygrounds, lifeguard training to water slide, Lynchburg Parks & Recreation's Aquatics program offers summertime fun and learning for the whole family. Read about our programs below, and follow the links for more information. 

    AQUATIC FUN

    Miller Park Pool

    Stop by for a swim, slide down the spiral water slide, take a jump off the diving boards, wade in the kiddy pool, or just lounge.
    Season opens weekends starting May 25. Opens daily starting June 9 through August 17.
    Hours: 
    M - Sa           12:00pm - 6:00pm
    Sun                  1:00pm - 5:00pm

    Admission Fees:

    AGE ADMISSION
    2 and under Free
    Youth Ages 3-15 $2.00*
    Adults Ages 16 & Up $3.00
    Season Pass $50.00
    Family Pass Base Rate $90.00**

    * Children 10 and under must be accompanied by an adult.
    **Valid for up to 3 family members. Each additional family member is $25.00.

    Memorial Day Weekend Celebration

    Start off your summer with a special weekend of fun at the pool in Miller Park!
    Special $5.00/person rate applies to Memorial Day weekend only. Kids 2 and under free.
    Get tickets at the Parks and Recreation Administrative Offices

    DATES HOURS
    Sunday, May 25 1:00pm - 5:00pm
    Monday, May 26 12:00pm - 6:00pm

    Lap Swim for Fitness

    For ages 16 and up. A one-time fee allows you to swim at any of the times listed below. Enjoy swimming laps to improve fitness, practice strokes, or train for a triathlon. Times may vary depending on pool special events. Check with the pool staff for up-to-date information. $40.00 LR /$55.00 

    To register, first go to our online registration page, and then click on the Aquatics tab. Choose the Fitness link to complete registration. You may also register in person M-F, 8:30 am - 5:00 pm at our main administrative offices, 2704 Concord Turnpike. Offices are closed on all City of Lynchburg holidays. Please call (434) 455-5858 for more information.  

    6/9 - 8/8 Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
    6:00  - 7:00 am X   X X X  
    9:00 - 11:00 am X X X X X  
    8:00 - 10:00 am           X


    Miller Park Pool Rentals

    Splash, slide and dive with families, coworkers and friends! Miller Park Pool is available for rentals when closed to the general public. All rentals have a two-hour minimum, which includes an hour and 45 minutes of swim time. Private rentals accepted between June 7 and August 11.

    Main Pool Rental Fees:                                    $90.00 per hour
    Main Pool & Kiddie Areas Fee:                      $120.00 per hour

    To accommodate groups exceeding 125 people, there is an additional $30.00 per hour charge. Find out how to rent Miller Park Pool.

    Riverfront Park Fountain

    Riverfront Park is located near the river in downtown Lynchburg, connects to the Riverwalk trail along its northern edge. Our Riverfront Park Fountain offers a splash of fun and a great way to cool down in the summer. Open daily May 1 - October 15 from 11am-7pm. Stop by and run on through! 

    Riverside Park Sprayground

    The 1,900 square-foot sprayground at Riverside Park is the place to get wet and wild and crazy this summer! Squirting water, spitting frogs, dumping buckets and more will be running all summer long. Open daily May 1 - October 1, 11:00am - 7:00pm. FREE. 

    CLASSES & LESSONS

    The Lynchburg Parks and Recreation Aquatics program offers a range of classes and activities, including swim lessons, lifeguard training, water safety, and more. To learn more about these programs and register online, visit our online registration page.

    Contact Us

    If you have general questions about any of these programs, please contact the Administration Office at (434) 455-5858. If you would like to speak with the Supervisor for these programs you can email Maggie Mace or call (434) 455-5882.

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