POOLS & SCHEDULES

Make a Splash with the Evergreen Park & Recreation District (EPRD)!

There are two pools: Buchanan Park Recreation Center (BPRC) and Wulf Recreation Center (WRC)

Due to COVID-19, access to pools is restricted.  

  • Lap swimming available (one person per lane) during the temporary hours of operation.  Reservations are required through Sign-Up Genius. 
  • Family Swim Time is available at BPRC. At BPRC, a family can rent the zero-depth and splashdown area for 1 hour and 15 minutes. Water features and the big green slide are available at certain times and days (there is a slightly higher fee). Reservations are required. Cost per family of four: $17/DR or $21/NDR. Additional charges for each family member after the 4th person. If you have the water features and slide at BPRC, the cost is $27/DR or $34/NDR. Family must adhere to social distancing guidelines from other swimmers in the pool. There will be one family per time slot  (max 5 people) and there could be lap swimmers in the lap lanes. Requests for cancellation and a household credit must be made at least 24 hours before reservation date/time.
  • On Mondays, the two lap lanes at BPRC will be closed between 9-9:45 AM due to a water exercise class.  On Wednesdays, the two lap lanes at BPRC will be closed between 8:30-9:15 AM due to a water exercise class. 
  • On Tuesdays and Thursdays, WRC pool will be closed between 9:30-10:45 for Masters Swimming. 
Buchanan Park  Pool Hours (Temporary)
Monday through Friday 6 AM to 1 PM and 3 PM to 7PM
Saturday 7 AM to 2 PM
Sunday Closed

Water features are currently turned off. 

Wulf Rec  Pool Hours (Temporary)
Monday through Friday 6 AM to 1PM
Saturday and Sunday Closed

BPRC Features

  • 86 degree temperatures
  • Dry sauna
  • Hot tub
  • Two 25-yard lap lanes
  • Two story slide
  • UV water treatment
  • Vortex channel
  • Water features
  • Zero depth entry

WRC Features

  • 3 to 11 feet depth
  • 83 degree temperatures
  • Six 25-yard lap lanes with one-meter diving board
  • UV water treatment

Accessibility

Wulf Recreation Center pool uses a Spectrum Swim Lift II and special stairs for needed pool access.

Buchanan Park Recreation Center pool has zero depth entry, a water adapted wheelchair, hot tub lift and transfer wall.

Wibit and Log Roll- currently unavailable due to COVID-19

A pool toy (Rolling Log or Wibit) will be put in the WRC pool on Saturday between 1 to 4 PM or Sunday 11 AM to 2 PM upon request. Contact the front desk or Aquatics office.

  1. Pool Rules
  2. Rentals
  3. Schedules
  4. Scout Merit Badge Testing
  5. CPR/AED Class
  • State law requires all pool users to shower before entering the pool. Deck showers available at both locations.
  • Circle swimming is required when more than two swimmers are present in a lane
  • Children eight years and younger must be accompanied by an adult in the pool area and children under age six need adult supervision in the water
  • Children 13 years and younger may use the hot tub during family hours when accompanied by an adult
  • 14 years and older may use the sauna and hot tub
  • Water features normally operate after 11 a.m. seven days a week; however may be turned off during swim lessons or instructional classes