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Foothills Aquatic Centre

To find and register for a program, visit
Foothills Aquatic Centre's Recreation Program Guide

NOTICE:  Foothills Aquatic Centre will be closed Aug. 7 – Sept. 17 inclusive for renovations. Reopening on Monday Sept. 18, 2017.

Have fun getting fit in the water. We specialize in advanced swim classes and certifications. Our 6 lane 25 metre pool and dive tank, along with a wading pool for the kids, make Foothills a perfect place for families who love the water. 

A variety of registered and drop-in fitness classes are available to fit your schedule. Foothills Aquatic centre is located in Northwest Calgary, next to Foothills Athletic Park and Father David Bauer and Norma Bush Arenas.

To find registered programs available at Foothills Aquatic Centre, check out the Program Guide.

Foothills Aquatic - Walking Map


Foothills pool, N.W. Calgary
Foothills pool

Admission fees:
Aquatic and fitness centre pricing | Deals

Hours of operation:
Facility | Wading pool

Location: 2915 24 Ave. N.W. - Map

Phone: 311 or 403-268-CITY (2489) if calling from outside Calgary


Accessibility information

Facility hours

Day Time
Mon- Fri 8 a.m. - 8 p.m.​
Sat - Sun
7:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
​Facility Closed ​Feb. 20 (Family Day), April 14 (Good Friday), April 16 (Easter Sunday), May 22 (Victoria Day), July 1 (Canada Day), Aug. 7 (Heritage Day), Sept. 4 (Labour Day), Oct. 9 (Thanksgiving), Nov. 11 (Remembrance Day), Dec. 25 (Christmas Day), and Dec. 26 (Boxing Day)
* Hours of operation refer to facility hours only. For public swim times and fitness classes, view the facility schedules.

Wading pool hours

Day Time
Mon - Fri 8 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Sat - Sun Closed
- All children under 7 must be accompanied by an adult in appropriate bathing attire.
- Wading Pool price is $1.55/person all ages

About Our Facilities

Located in Calgary’s Northwest next to the University of Calgary, the Foothills Aquatic Centre has a number of features and amenities for you and your family to enjoy, including:

  • An indoor, six lane, 25-metre swimming pool. Temperature is 28.5 °C
  • A wading pool. Temperature is 32 °C
  • A dive pool with diving board and a 1.5 metre slide
  • A spectator gallery
  • A south facing sun deck, overlooking the river valley
  • Classrooms (available for rental)
  • Universal washroom is available. Privacy stalls available in both the mens/womens change rooms

This facility also offers a number of registered and drop-in aquatic fitness classes.

Virtual tour


Looking for more swimming options? Calgary Recreation runs 12 public swimming pools in Calgary.​

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