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Outdoor Pools

Splash into summer with a swim at one of Burnaby's outdoor pools!

Note: Schedules are subject to change during poor weather. Swim sessions may be cancelled due to special events. Pool Info Line: 604-570-4000.

Central Park Outdoor Pool

Central Park Outdoor Pool

6110 Boundary Road |  Community Centre Map Icon  Map

Closed for the season. Will re-open May 2020.

2020 Schedule

Monday-Friday Saturday & Sunday
May 16-31

Lap Swim
11:30 AM-1 PM

Public Swim
1-5 PM
June 1-28

Lap Swim
11:30 AM-1 PM

Loonie Swim
1-5 PM

Public Swim
1-5 PM 
June 29-August 30

On July 1 and August 5 a special schedule will be in effect for Canada Day and BC Day.

Lap Swim
11:30 AM-1 PM

Public Swim
1-5 PM 

Loonie Swim
6-7:30 PM

Public Swim
1-5 PM
August 31-September 7 

Lap Swim
11:30 AM-1 PM

Public Swim
1-5 PM

Public Swim 
1-5 PM 
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Kensington Outdoor Pool

Kensington Outdoor Pool

700 Hammarskjold Drive |  Community Centre Map Icon  Map

Closed for the season. Will re-open May 2020

2020 Schedule

Monday-Friday Saturday Sunday
May 16-31    Public Swim
1-5 PM 
Public Swim
1-5 PM 
June 1-28 Loonie Swim
1-5 PM
Public Swim
1-5 PM  
Public Swim
1-5 PM
June 29-August 30

On July 1 and August 5 a special schedule will be in effect for Canada Day and BC Day.
Lessons and Laps start July 6. 

Lap Swim
9-10 AM

Lessons
9 AM-1 PM

Public Swim
1-5 PM

Loonie Swim
6-7:30 PM

Public Swim
1-6 PM 

Free Swim
12:30-2 PM 

Public Swim
2-6 PM

August 31-September 7 Public Swim
1-5 PM 
Public Swim
1-5 PM 
Public Swim
1-5 PM
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MacPherson Outdoor Pool

MacPherson Outdoor Pool

5485 Rumble Street |  Community Centre Map Icon  Map

Closed for the season. Will re-open June 2020

2020 Schedule

Monday-Friday Saturday Sunday
June 1-28 Loonie Swim
1-5 PM
Public Swim
1-5 PM  
Public Swim
1-5 PM
June 29-August 30

On July 1 and August 5 a special schedule will be in effect for Canada Day and BC Day.

Lessons and laps start July 6. Lap Swim only runs during lessons. No Lap Swim sessions on stat holidays.

Lap Swim
11 AM-1 PM

Lessons
11 AM-1 PM

Public Swim
1-5 PM

Loonie Swim
6-7:30 PM

Public Swim
1-6 PM 

Free Swim
12:30-2 PM 

Public Swim
2-6 PM

August 30-September 6 Public Swim
1-5 PM 
Public Swim
1-5 PM 
Public Swim
1-5 PM
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Robert Burnaby Outdoor Pool

Robert Burnaby Outdoor Pool

8175 Wedgewood Street |  Community Centre Map Icon  Map

Closed for the season. Will re-open June 2020

2019 Schedule

Monday-Friday Saturday Sunday
June 1-28 Loonie Swim
1-5 PM
Public Swim
1-5 PM  
Public Swim
1-5 PM
June 29-August 30

On July 1 and August 5 a special schedule will be in effect for Canada Day and BC Day.
Lessons and Laps start July 6. 

Lap Swim
10:30 AM-12:30 PM

Lessons
10:30 AM-12:30 PM

Public Swim
1-5 PM

Loonie Swim
6-7:30 PM

Public Swim
1-6 PM 

Free Swim
12:30-2 PM 

Public Swim
2-6 PM

August 31-September 6 Public Swim
1-5 PM 
Public Swim
1-5 PM 
Public Swim
1-5 PM
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Admission Fees

Prices do not include tax. Prices change 15 minutes before next session begins.

3 month 1 month 10 visits Drop-in
Preschool (3 years & under) Free Free Free Free
Child (4-12 years) $60.45 $26.60 $26.60 $2.95
Student (13-18 years + valid student ID) $66.25 $29.20 $29.20 $3.24
Adult (19-64 years) $84.45 $37.30 $37.30 $4.14
Senior (65 years +) $66.25 $29.20 $29.20 $3.24
Loonie Swim (all ages) It's always only a dollar! $1.00
Lap Swim  Outdoor Swim or B Active Passes only 
Prices do not include tax. Prices change 15 minutes before next session begins.
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Swimming Lessons

Lessons are available at three locations: Kensington, MacPherson and Robert Burnaby outdoor pools. Lesson schedules are subject to change due to registration demand. Private and semi-private lessons are also available, call 604-298-7946 or visit WebReg to register.

2020 Lesson Sets 

  • Set 1: July 6-17, 10 sessions 
  • Set 2: July 20-31, 10 sessions 
  • Set 3: August 4-14, 9 sessions 
  • Set 4: August 17-28, 10 sessions 

Visit WebReg to view details about lesson levels, times and prices. From the left-side menu, select the age category and click on Sports - Swimming. You can filter the courses by facility using the drop-down Complex selection menu.

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Contact Us

Pool Info Line 604-570-4000
Facility Rentals 604-268-1355
Pool Manager misty.troisi@burnaby.ca
Swimming Lessons  Call a community centre or register online 
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Additional Information

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