Kensington Park Outdoor Pool

Be active, have fun and go swimming outdoors

Located in Kensington Park, this heated pool is open all year long for your enjoyment. 

Visitor information and hours

Schedules and fees

Pool features

  • 6 lane, 22.86-metre (25 yards) pool with a depth of 1-3 metres (3-10 feet)
  • Pool temperature: 28.5-30°C (weather dependent)
  • 1 metre diving board (coming soon)
  • Change rooms and shower houses (heated for fall and winter)
  • Covered and heated pool deck area for fall and winter
  • Lockers in change rooms are not coin operated, please bring your own lock.
  • Wading pool open 1-5 pm daily in summer, free admission (closed for fall/winter/spring)
  • New! Sauna (seats 6-8)

For pool rental inquiries, please email [email protected]

Children 7 years of age and younger and less than 122 centimetres (48 inches) tall, must be accompanied in the water by a person 16 years of age or older and be within arm's reach of that person at all times. The ratio of children to accompanying persons must be no greater than 3 to 1.

Accessible parking is available.

Rent our pool on the weekends from 10:30 am-12:30 pm! Perfect for birthday parties or other celebrations! Inquire by filling out the Outdoor Pools Booking Request Form and emailing it to [email protected].

If you are planning to attend a swim with a group of 10 or more, please email us in advance at [email protected].

New registration process for swimming lessons

Starting June 2 you can register for swim lessons 30 days in advance of the lesson start date if you are a Burnaby resident, or 27 days in advance if you are not. This will provide more opportunities for swim lesson registration. Learn more.

Visitor Information

Kensington Park Outdoor Pool

Contact Us

Info line
[email protected]


700 Hammarskjold Drive
Burnaby BC Canada
V5B 3Z9

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Open during the summer. Hours vary, view schedule.

Public transit

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Free parking on the north side of the building.


Designated parking stalls are available. 

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