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Walkup Aquatic Center


The Larry R. Walkup Aquatic Center



The Walkup Aquatic Center is a world-class facility that offers diverse activities to patrons of all ages, incomes, fitness levels, and interest levels. The facility offers affordable recreation, instruction, fitness, competitive programs, and therapeutic programs for all interest citizens and visitors. The Aquatic Center is known internationally for providing high-altitude training to swim teams in our Olympic-sized pool at an altitude of 7,245 feet above sea level. Please explore the website for more information about services at the pool.

Aquatics Recreation Waiver.pdf


Hours of Operation

Monday - Thursday       6:00am -  8:00pm (check swim schedule for lap and recreation swim)

Friday                          6:00am -  7:00pm (check swim schedule for lap and recreation swim)

Saturday                      10:00am - 5:00pm

Sunday                        Closed (for the summer with the exceptions of Warm Water Weekends)

*Schedule for swim times is on the Summer Schedule Page


  • 50 meters by 25 yards
  • 620,000 gallons
  • 4 feet - 13 feet deep
  • 82.5 - 83.5 F water temperature
  • Access by steps, hydro-lift, and ladders


  • Inflatable Obstacle Course
  • Movable Bulkhead
  • Two 1-meter diving boards
  • Water Basketball Hoop
  • USS regulation diving blocks
  • Rental locks available


  • 40 feet by 20 feet
  • 27,000 gallons
  • 4'2" - 4'9" deep
  • 94-96 F water temperature
  • Access by ramp, ladders


  •  Water wheelchairs
  • Underwater railing
  • Tot dock - 3ft. x 10 ft. platform



 Aquatic Center Calendar

6/1/2014 1:00 PM   Closed on Sundays Schedule 
During the Summer June 1st-August 17th
Walkup Aquatic Center will be closed on Sundays
with the exception of Warm Water Weekends
6/2/2014 6:00 AM   Long Course Lap Lane Schedule 
Monday-Friday Long Course in Main Pool 6:00am-10:30am
Main Pool Closed for Change Over Monday-Friday
Therapy Pool Closed for Change Over Monday-Thursday 10:30am-11:00am
Therapy Pool Open on Friday's Regular Schedule
6/6/2014 1:00 PM   Freaky Fridays (Discount Days) 
Inflatable Obstacle Course 1:00pm-3:00pm
Movie in the Lobby
Water Toys
Foam Boats & Rafts
8/9/2014 12:00 AM   August 9th & 10th Warm Water Weekend 
Saturday 10:00am - 5:00pm
Sunday    1:00pm -  5:00pm
Warmer Water Temperature
Inflatable Obstacle Course
Water Toys
Water Basketball