Community pools in Columbus, Ohio

Race a friend down the slide at Reed Road Water Park | Photo via @cityofua

Throughout the city, there are plenty of local community pools with exciting amenities, so let’s dive in. 🤿

Reed Road Water Park, 2000 Hastings Ln. 

Opening on Sat., May 28 at 10 a.m., keep the kids entertained with multiple slides, swimming lanes, diving boards, and a toddler-safe swimming area. The water is heated, but if you’d rather relax poolside there are available lounge chairs and large umbrellas surrounding the pool. Daily admission is $10, but only $5 if you enter after 7 p.m. for a night swim.

Pro tip: The waterpark doesn’t accept cash + children under two-years-old get in for free.

Dublin Community Pool South, 6363 Woerner Temple Rd.

Enjoy waterslides with inner tubes, splash fountains, and swimming areas for all ages. Community events are available throughout the pool season such as the highly anticipated Pooch Pond on Wed., Sept. 7. Dogs under 50 lbs can swim with free rein of the swimming pool. 

Season passes are available now, and rates vary based on being a Dublin resident, school district + how many people are in your household. The first swim of the season is Sat., May 28 at 10 a.m. 

Grandview Heights Municipal Pool, 1350 Goodale Blvd.

Sunbathe or play in the heart of Grandview starting on Sat., May 28 at 1 p.m. with lap lanes, diving boards, shallow and deep ends, and waterslides. Toys are permitted in the pools as well.

Pool chairs are available on the lawn and pool deck, but guests can bring their own seating if they’d like. 

Pro tip: Children under three-years-old get in for free.