Swanson Pool

Hours of Operation

Lap Swim

Mon/Wed/Fri 7:30am - 3:45pm
Tue/Thurs: 10:00am - 3:45pm
Sat: 12:00pm - 4:00pm
Sun: 12:00pm - 4:00pm

Recreational Swim

Mon-Thurs: 1:00pm - 3:45pm
Fri/Sat/Sun: 12:00pm-4:00pm

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


Seasonal Brochures


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 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: 25 yards long x 15 meters wide with 6 lanes, "L" shaped, 3½ feet depth to 13 feet

Spectator Area: Grassy area

Showers: Outdoor


Special Features

1 meter diving board

Large classroom for parties, meetings, or instruction

Changing stall

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 5, take the 52 Freeway east. Exit on Clairemont Mesa/Regents Road and turn left on Regents Road. Turn right on Governor Drive and travel three blocks east. The pool is on the right.

From Interstate 805, take the 52 west. Exit on Clairemont Mesa/Regents Road and turn right on Regents Road. Turn right on Governor Drive and travel three blocks east. The pool is on the right.

The pool is accessible by bus via SDMTS route 41, 50, 105.