Athens City Pool

The Athens City Pool features a zero depth entry leisure pool, lap lane pool, a 12-foot diving well with 2 diving boards, a splash pad, tot pool, and 2 slides that are 24 feet high. 

Other amenities include a party room available for rentals, lockers, family restrooms, and a concession stand. 

Pool Hours

                                    Open Swim                                             Monday-Saturday 12:00pm - 7:00pm             Sunday 12:00pm - 6:00pm

                                       Lap Swim                                               Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday          10:00am - 12:00pm

Splash Pad Free Hours*

Wednesdays & Saturdays 9:00am - 11:30am

(Weather Permitting)

*During these days and hours the splash pad will be free entry. Once open swim begins patrons must present membership or pay day fee for entry.

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Contact Information

Phone: 740-592-3325

Pool Manager - Annie Olcott:

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Please welcome our new pool manager to the Athens City Pool staff, Dr. Annie Olcott. 

Annie has been a resident in the Athens area for three years, and is a professor at OHIO University in Recreation, Sport Pedagogy & Consumer Sciences. In addition to her instructional role, she serves as the program coordinator for the Physical Activity & Wellness (PAW) program, serving over 2000 students in all areas of sport, recreation, and wellness. Annie is originally a native of North Carolina, where she received her B.S. in Health & Physical Education at Appalachian State University. She continued her studies at West Virginia University, where she received her M.S. in Physical Education and Ed.D. in Kinesiology. In alignment with her passion for health and wellness, Annie has pursued a career in aquatics management and instruction. She served as a Lifeguard and Head Guard during her years growing up in North Carolina and continued this service in pool manager positions in Blowing Rock, NC and Morgantown, WV. She is certified in Lifeguarding, CPR/First Aid at the base level, in addition to certifications as a Lifeguard and CPR/First Aid Instructor. She is excited to begin the new pool season and enjoy the summer with you all!

Daily Admission Fees for 2022 season

Category Price
Children (3 and under) Free
Youth (4-17) $5.00
Adult (18-59) $7.00
Senior (60+) $5.00
Adult Lap Swim* $3.00
Silversneakers (must present member #) Free

* Adult lap swim is for 18+ only.

Season Membership Passes

Type Resident* Non-resident
Individual Adult (18+) $140 $190
Individual Youth (4-17) $100 $150
Individual Senior (60+) $100 $150
Household** $190 $240

Splash Passes

Punch Card Visits* Price
20 visits $65
10 visits $40

*To receive resident discount, must show proof of residency within the city of Athens.

**Household membership includes up to 6 people living in the same house. An additional charge of $15 will be added per additional person beyond the first 6. Max of 9 total.

*A punch card may be transferred or shared with others. The punch card is the responsibility of the holder and must be presented with each visit. Refunds will not be given for lost or stolen cards, or for any left over balance on a card at the end of the season. Cards from previous seasons are not valid. (2021 season punch cards will be honored during the 2022 season only.)