Alexandra Outdoor Pool

 

The Alexandra Outdoor Pool is now CLOSED for the season.  

We want to thank you all for coming out this summer, enjoying some fun in the sun and splashing around in the pool with friends and family. Wishing you all an amazing fall, winter and spring and we look forward to seeing you back at the Alexandra Outdoor Pool next summer 2022!

The Alexandra Outdoor Pool is Leduc’s outdoor oasis on a hot summer day. 


The Spray Park is next door to the Alex Pool and is free to use.


Location

The pool is is located just off 50th Street, in beautiful Alexandra Park.


Hours of Operation

CLOSED FOR THE SEASON


Activity Based Blocked Schedule

The facility schedule has been redesigned into blocks of time where complementary activities (such as Aqua Fit and Lane Swim) will be combined into the same blocks and any other type of activity (public swim) is scheduled in separate time blocks.


Pool Closure Information

We close for the following reasons as we want to ensure our patrons have the best experience possible at the Outdoor Pool.

Fouling Incident Public Swim | Bookings & Rentals | Lessons/Programs Pool cleared to deck. Re-open when safe.  Lessons continue on deck.
Medical Emergency Public Swim, Bookings, Rentals, Lessons & Programs Entire pool area cleared to changerooms until incident is cleared and it is safe to resume swim.
Mechanical Failure Public Swim, Bookings, Rentals, Lessons & Programs Pool cleared to another pool/deck. Re-open when safe.
Thunder/Lightning Public Swim, Bookings, Rentals, Lessons & Programs Facility closes and re-opens 30 minutes after the last sign of thunder or lightning.
Cold Weather/Rain Public Swim, Bookings, Rentals, Lessons, AquaFit and Programs Bookings cancelled if temperature is below 15 degrees celsius or a chance of precipitation is 60-100%.
Air Quality 7+ Health Index Public Swim, Bookings, Rentals, Lessons & Programs Facility closes and re-opens once AQHI indicates a level under 7.

To receive the latest updates with regards to the Outdoor Pool's hours of operation, if we are closing as a result of cold temperatures or precipitation, please follow us on Facebook @LeducAlexPool.


Patrons are encouraged to park in lots located at the Alex Arena and the Civic Centre. The parking lot directly south of the outdoor pool has been converted to a turnaround for traffic with accessible parking stalls. Please see the map below for a list of additional parking spots.


Pool Facilities

  • Main Pool: 25m, 5-lanes.
  • Dive Tank: 10.5m x 9m
  • Diving Board: 1m
  • Waterslide
  • 3 Change Rooms

Alex Pool maintains a temperature of 28 - 30 degrees which is super comfortable for public swimming. Please note that temperature fluctuations are more common at outdoor pools due to weather conditions.

This pool can be accessed via a set of stairs.

Each of the three change rooms (women's, men's, universal) features changing stalls and toilet facilities.


Admission Rates

  Admissions
Child (3 - 7) $3.75
Youth (8 - 17) $4.75
Adult (18 - 59) $5.75
Senior (60 - 74) $4.75
Family** $15.25
Senior (75+) FREE

** Family admission includes 2 adults and all children less than 18 years of age, residing in the same household.

Already an LRC member? Your membership includes access to the outdoor pool too!
(Outdoor Pool memberships are non-transferable to the LRC)


Supervision Requirements

Children 7 years of age and under must be actively supervised (in the water and within arm's reach) by an individual 14 years of age or older at all times. Supervisors will be given a matching wristband.

  • 0 - 7 years of age must always be accompanied (maximum 4 children to 1 supervisor)
  • 8+ years of age does not need to be accompanied

Personal Belongings

Lockers are available for use with personal locks or locks that can be rented at Guest Services for a $5 deposit. $3 will be returned upon the return of the lock.


Tuck Shop

Guest Services Desk provides a tuck shop that carries all your swimming needs, such as goggles, nose clips, swim caps, bathing suits, swim diapers, towels and sunscreen.


Deep End Requirements

All patrons under 16 years of age will be required to swim two lengths of an acceptable swim for the lifeguards. Once the lengths have been completed, to the facility standard, the patron will receive their deep end mark and be able to enter the deep end. Children under 8 years of age must be accompanied in the deep end by their supervisor (14 years or older). Children can swim for their mark in a PFD and the PFD must be worn at all times in the deep end.


Pool Fouling

Unfortunately, on occasion, pools have to be closed unexpectedly due to pool fouling. Health regulations require that our pools be closed anywhere from 30 minutes to 24 hours for the necessary disinfecting.


Diaper Requirements

Disposable and cloth diapers are NOT allowed in the pools. Swim diapers are required for all children/patrons who are not toilet trained and are available at Guest Services for a nominal charge.


Pool Attire

Appropriate swimming apparel is required while in the pool.


Pool Deck Requirements for Shoes

For health and safety reasons, outdoor footwear and strollers are not permitted on deck or in the change rooms. Shoe racks are provided at the change room entrance and at the viewing area entrance on deck. Please remove all footwear upon entering the changeroom. Footwear can be stored in your locker or carried out to the grass area.


Food on Deck

For health and safety reasons the pool deck is a Food Free Zone. Drinks in non-breakable containers are acceptable on deck. Only water can be consumed in any of the pools. Food may be consumed on the grass areas and picnic tables.


Aquatic Fitness - Minimum Age

For health and safety reasons, drop-in and registered aquatic fitness program participants must be at least 14 years of age unless otherwise noted.