Anderson Pool

  1. The Anderson Pool will be open for the summer starting May 29th!

    The Anderson Pool will be open for the summer starting May 29th! Read on...
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Please review this page in detail as some changes have been made in regard to hours, admission, and entry.

Dates and Hours

Summer Season: May 29 - August 12

Extended Season: August 21- September 6 (Saturday, Sunday, & Labor Day only)

Hours: We need lifeguards! We are currently in a dire situation in regards to our staffing shortages. We are actively recruiting lifeguards but are not ready to advertise our summer pool hours at this time, as they may be directly impacted by our staffing situation. Please check back often for updates!

View current Anderson Pool & Rec Center pool schedules.

Pool Admission

Reservations Required! 

Reservations are required for open swim beginning May 22nd. Every person in your party (regardless of age) must have a reservation. This will be verified during check in.

Reservations last 1.75 hours, with no max reservations. They can be booked 5-7 days in advance.  

Make a reservation!

Morning lap Swim walk-ins welcome, limited to 2 lanes. This will operate on a first come, first served basis. 

Daily Admission       

Age Wheat Ridge*Non-resident
Youth (3-17)/Senior (65 and over)$4$5

*Proof of residency required.

Pool Features

  • 180-foot water slide
  • 25-meter lap pool with diving board
  • Zero-depth entry leisure/play pool
    • Kids slides and interactive water features
  • Men’s and women’s and 2 private locker rooms
  • Picnic tables and umbrellas
  • Shade sails and group picnic pavilion available to reserve


For your safety, Anderson Pool may delay opening or close early due to inclement weather. No refunds will be given for early pool closures due inclement weather, but credits will be processed for reservations that are canceled due to inclement weather. 

Get text/email notifications as it happens with our Notify Me feature or call 303-205-7591 before you visit to ensure the pool is open.

Swim Lessons

Interested in private swimming lessons? Fill out this form to get started!

We also offer group swimming lessons. See information here.

Pool Rentals

Perfect for a birthday party, sports team party or family get-together!

At this time we are only allowing groups of 10 or less to rent out our Pavilion and Shade structures.

Picnic Pavilion & Blue Shade Sails
Available: 12:00 p.m. until 6:15 p.m.

  • Picnic Pavilion: $55 per hour
  • Blue Shade Sail: $45 per hour

Complete the Pavilion/Shade Sail Request Form (PDF) and return it via email to

For more information call the Pool Manager on-duty at 303-231-1323.