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Aquatic Center Swimming


Aquatic Center Hours                                                                    

Monday - Friday       6:00am - 7:00pm                   
Saturday                  10:00am - 5:00pm                   
Sunday Closed        June - August                        
 (with the exception of Warm Water Weekends)  August 8th & 9th                                                                          

  Summer Schedule June - August 2015.pdf 


The Aquatic Center is a world-class facility that offers diverse activities to users of all ages, income levels, fitness levels, and interests. The Aquatic Center provides safe and affordable recreation, instruction, fitness competitive and therapeutic programs for all interested citizens and visitors. The Aquatic Center is known internationally for high-altitude of 7,240 feet above sea level. Teams from around the world including Japan, Belgium, New Zealand, Germany, and many more have trained at this facility. Clubs from around the United States also make yearly training trips to the Walkup Aquatic Center. Locally the Center supports private swim teams and the Los Alamos High School Swimming and Diving Team.


     Main Pool                                                                    Therapy Pool

  • 50 meters by 25 yards                                                                    40 feet  by 20 feet
  • 620,000 gallons                                                                                 27,000 gallons
  • 4 feet to 13 feet deep                                                                       4'2" to 4'9" deep
  • 82.5 water temperature                                                                  94 - 96 Water temperature
  • Access by steps Hydro-lift and ladders



  • 35 Laps Short Course = 1 mile
  • 17.6 Laps Long Course = 1 mile







 Aquatic Center Calendar

6/1/2015 6:00 AM   Summer Long Course Lap Lane Schedule 
Both Pools Closed for lane change over to Short Course Lap Lanes
Monday-Thursday 10:30am-11:00am
Fridays 10:30am-11:00am
Main Pool Closed
Therapy Pool Open Regular Friday Schedule
6/5/2015 1:00 PM   Freaky Fridays 

Discount Fees! Inflatable Obstacle Course 1:00pm-3:00pm


6/24/2015 7:00 PM   Splash-n-Dash 
                  July 22nd & August 5th
8/8/2015 10:00 AM   Warm Water Weekend  
Inflatable Obstacle Course is set up for everyone to enjoy!
8/9/2015 1:00 PM   Warm Water Weekend  
Another Day of Fun!