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Swimming at Bonsor

Reservations Required

Advance reservation and payment is required. Burnaby residents have priority registration and can register in advance of non-residents for programs and activities which are in Webreg. No drop-ins.

What you need to know

  • Come dressed and ready to swim, and leave your valuables at home. There is limited access to change rooms, showers and washrooms.
  • Lockers and cubbies are not in use. Bring all belongings with you to the pool deck. We encourage you to arrive and to leave with your swim suit on.
  • Public and Family Swims are limited to 30 people. Lap swimming is limited to 12 people. AquaFit is limited to 12 people. 
  • No lap lanes during Public and Family Swims
  • Bring your own pre-filled water bottle. Waterfill stations are open for water bottle filling only. Water fountains remain closed.
  • Sauna remains closed
  • Entry into the pool area will be from the pool lobby check in desk
  • No refunds for reservations once booked

Swim Schedule

  • Effective January 4-June 27
  • Schedules are subject to change

Note: On small screen devices, tap the green arrow icons (< >) to scroll through the schedule.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
Public Swim

No drop-ins. Register online »

 

 

 

 

3:30-4:30 PM

2:30-3:30 PM

6:45-7:45 PM

 


Family Swim

No drop-ins. Register online »

6:30-7:30 PM


6:30-7:30 PM


10:30-11:30 AM

12-1 PM

Lap Swim

No drop-ins. Register online »

8-8:45 AM

10:30-11:15 AM

1-1:45 PM 

2:15-3 PM

 

8-8:45 AM

9:15-10 AM

10:30-11:15 AM

1-1:45 PM

2:15-3 PM

7-7:45 PM

8:15-9 PM

8-8:45 AM

10:30-11:15 AM

1-1:45 PM

2:15-3 PM

 

 

8-8:45 AM

9:15-10 AM

10:30-11:15 AM

1-1:45 PM

2:15-3 PM

7-7:45 PM

8:15-9 PM

8-8:45 AM

10:30-11:15 AM

11:45 AM-12:30 PM

1-1:45 PM

2:15-3 PM

8:15-9 PM

1:30-2:15 PM

2:45-3:30 PM

Parent & Child Leisure Swim

No drop-ins. Register online »

8-8:45 AM

9:15-10 AM

10:30-11:15 AM

11:45 AM-12:30 PM

1-1:45 PM

2:15-3 PM

8-8:45 AM

9:15-10 AM

10:30-11:15 AM

11:45 AM-12:30 PM

1-1:45 PM

2:15-3 PM

7-7:45 PM

8:15-9 PM

 

8-8:45 AM

9:15-10 AM

10:30-11:15 AM

11:45 AM-12:30 PM

1-1:45 PM

2:15-3 PM

 


8-8:45 AM

9:15-10 AM

10:30-11:15 AM

11:45 AM-12:30 PM

1-1:45 PM

2:15-3 PM

7-7:45 PM

8:15-9 PM

 

8-8:45 AM

9:15-10 AM

10:30-11:15 AM

11:45 AM-12:30 PM

1-1:45 PM

2:15-3 PM

 

 
8:15-9 PM 

1:30-2:15 PM

2:45-3:30 PM

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AquaFit Schedule

  • Effective April 12-June 27
  • No drop-ins. Register online »
  • All levels welcome
  • Schedules are subject to change

Note: On small screen devices, tap the green arrow icons (< >) to scroll through the schedule.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday

9:15-10 AM 

11:45 AM-12:30 PM

11:45 AM-12:30 PM

9:15-10 AM 

11:45 AM-12:30 PM

11:45 AM-12:30 PM 9:15-10 AM
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Fees

Prices do not include tax.

Preschool (3 years & under) Free
Child (4-12 years) $3.24
Teen (13-18 years) $4.86
Student (19-25 years with valid student ID) $4.86
Adult (19-64 years) $6.52
Senior (65+ years) $4.86
Family Swim  $3.24 per person
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Swimming Lessons

Register for swimming lessons this fall. Lessons are available for preschool, children and teens. Private and semi-private lessons are also available for all ages and abilities. Learn more »

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Pool Features

  • 6 lane 25 m lap pool (4 ft – 12 ft)
  • 2 ft - 4 ft shallow end
  • Leisure pool (max 8 people)
  • Sauna (closed)
  • Whirlpool (max 4 people)
  • 1 m diving board open during public and family swim
  • Rope swing (closed)
  • 1 accessible lift - able to go in both shallow and deep end of main pool area only 
  • 2 water wheel chairs for transfers/shower usage
  • Male and female change rooms (limited access) as well as deck washrooms
  • No family change room. Family/accessible area available on deck (2 stalls, no showers)
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Visitor Information

Location: 6550 Bonsor Avenue, Burnaby  Community Centre Map Icon  Map 

Contact Us:
24-hour Info & General Inquiries: 604-297-4597
55+ Centre: 604-297-4580 (55+ centre closed)

Parking: Park at Bonsor only during the time you are actually visiting the complex. If you plan to go to the mall or surrounding businesses before or after your visit with us, please take your vehicle with you. The city parking bylaw restricts use of our parking lot to Bonsor Complex customers only. Vehicles in violation of the bylaw may be ticketed or towed. Car pool or use alternative forms of transportation on special event days when parking spaces are in particularly high demand.

4 electric vehicle charging stations are available.

For public transit information, please visit Translink Trip Planner.

Hours

Accessible Features: washrooms, elevators, aquatic wheelchairs, aquatic pool lift

Accessible Parking Reminder: Please have your decal visible when using the accessible parking spaces. To obtain a decal, contact SPARC of BC at 604-718-7744.

No Stopping Zone: The fire zone adjacent to the fields is designated and signed No Stopping Zone. Vehicles in this zone will be ticketed and/ or towed.