Bud Kearns Pool

Hours of Operation

Bud Kearns Pool is closed February 20, 2017 to April 30, 2017.


Lap Swim

Mon/Wed 8:30am - 1:00pm
Tues/Thurs 11:00am - 1:00pm
Mon - Thurs 3:30pm - 7:30pm
Friday 8:30am - 4:00pm
Saturday 11:00am - 3:00pm
Sunday 12:00pm - 3:00pm

Recreation Swim

Mon-Thurs 11:00am - 1:00pm
3:30pm -7:30pm
Friday 11:00am - 4:00pm
Saturday 11:00am - 3:00pm
Sunday 12:00pm - 3:00pm

Holiday Hours

Monday, September 5 12:00pm - 4:00pm
November 23, 25 12:00pm - 3:00pm
Monday, May 29 12:00pm - 3:00pm

*Please see Seasonal Brochures for more information on fees and organized activities

Season Brochure

Online Registration

You may register online for aquatics programs at this and other City of San Diego Aquatics' facilities at SDRecConnect.com.

Two important notes:

  1. When creating a new account, enter the information for the primary parent or legal guardian first, before information for children. This establishes a "family."
  2. When you click "Submit" at the end of the process, the system will send you an email message with a special confirmation link. Until you've clicked the special link from the confirmation email, you will not be able to use the account!

Facility Information

Main Pool: 22 yards long x 43 yards wide, 14 lanes

Spectator Area: Two shaded areas with benches, sun deck with lounge chairs

Showers: Enclosed, ADA accessible

Special Features

Large parking lot

All of our aquatic facilities have baby-changing stations, day-use lockers, heated showers, disability access (ramp or lift) and designated spectator areas.

Directions and Bus Route

Map this location

From Interstate 8, take the Texas Street exit and continue on Texas Street which ends at the pool.

From Interstate 5, take the Pershing Drive exit, go north to Florida Street, make a right onto Morley Field Drive, go up the hill into the parking lot and the pool is on the right side past the tennis courts.

The pool is accessible by bus via SDMTS route 2, 7, 10, 966.

For general Park & Recreation Department information, see the Frequently Asked Questions, call 619-525-8213 or use the My Park web comment form.