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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. Limit of one reservation per day.

What you need to know

  • Please arrive on time. If you have not checked in by 10 minutes into the start of your activity time, your spot may be given to someone in the standby line.
  • No waitlists, but an in-person standby line is available. If someone doesn't show up for their registered spot 10 minutes after the start of the program, their spot may be given to someone waiting on standby.
  • 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
  • Please bring your own pre-filled water bottle. Water fountains remain closed
  • Swimming lessons are not offered at this time
  • 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 date: September 14-October 12
  • 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 »

2:15-3:15 PM

 

2:15-3:15 PM

 

 

1-2 PM

2:30-3:30 PM

 


Family Swim

No drop-ins. Register online »


6:30-7:30 PM


10:30-11:30 AM

12-1 PM

Lap Swim

No drop-ins. Register online »

8-8:45 AM

9:15-10 AM

10:30-11:15 AM

1-1:45 PM

 

8-8:45 AM

9:15-10 AM

10:30-11:15 AM

1-1:45 PM

2:15-3 PM

8-8:45 PM

8-8:45 AM

9:15-10 AM

10:30-11:15 AM

1-1:45 PM

 

 

8-8:45 AM

9:15-10 AM

10:30-11:15 AM

1-1:45 PM

2:15-3 PM

8-8:45 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 PM

1:30-2:15 PM

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AquaFit Schedule

  • Effective Date: September 16-October 12
  • 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

11:45 AM-12:30 PM

11:45 AM-12:30 PM

11:45 AM-12:30 PM

11:45 AM-12:30 PM
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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

Plans are in the works. Check back for details.

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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.

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.