Ned Baumer Aquatic Center

Seasonal Brochures

Hours of Operation

Recreational Swim / Children's Pool

Mon/Wed/Fri (Mar 27-May 19 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Mon/Wed/Fri (May 22-June 17) 12:30pm - 3:30pm
Saturday (starting March 25) 12:00pm - 3:00pm
Sunday Closed

Lap Swim

Mon/Wed/Fri 6:30am - 1:30pm
Saturday (starting March 25) 12:00pm - 3:00pm
Sunday Closed

Holiday Hours

Memorial Day, Monday May 29 12:00pm - 4:00pm

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

Online Registration

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

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. 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: 25 yards long x 27 yards wide, ten lanes, 6 feet to 13 feet in depth

Recreation Pool: 12 yards x 25 yards, 3 to 6 feet depth, 4 to 6 feet in the middle of the pool

Children's Pool: 8 yards x 25 yards, beach entry to 18 inches depth

Spectator Area: On-deck bleachers that can accommodate 200 spectators

Showers: Indoor & Outdoor

Special Features

One-meter diving board

Open-faced water slide for children and adults 7 years and older and 48 inches tall

Two slides in the children's pool with water-play structures

Starting blocks (for high school rentals only)

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

Take Interstate 15 to the Carroll Canyon Road Exit and head west. Make a right onto Black Mountain Road and then right into the last driveway of Hourglass Park (look for softball fields). The complex will be on the right side. Do not park in the Miramar College parking lots.

The pool is accessible by bus via SDMTS routes 20, 31, 210, 964 & 990.

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