Carter Park Pool
$4.00/person Mon - Fri $7.00/person Sat, Sun & Holidays
|Other Link||Pool Pass Application (Available April 1)|
- Public Restrooms (optional)
- Swimming Pool (optional)
The Carter Park Pool is a junior Olympic-sized swimming pool (25 meters) with a separate kiddie pool for small children. The pool is open to Ashland residents and non-residents. Annual pool memberships are available for purchase at Town Hall, or a daily, per-person entry fee can be purchased at the gate. Financial assistance for pool memberships is available for qualified applicants.
|First Day of 2017 Season||May 27|
|Weekends / Holidays Only||May 28 - June 11|
|Daily Operation||June 17 - September 5|
|Last Day of 2017 Season||September 7|
|April 1 - April 30, 2017||Individual||Family||Senior (60+)|
|May 1 - July 15, 2017|
|On or After July 16, 2017|
Pool Pass Scholarships
Income-based financial aid is available to qualified Ashland residents for pool passes. Scholarships are available to heads of households (age 18 and over) and all family members meeting eligibility criteria (see the application above for more information). Recipients of pool pass scholarships will have maximum annual income as follows:
|Household Size||50% Scholarship||100% Scholarship|
The Carter Park Pool can be reserved for private events, including those extending beyond our normal operating hours. Please contact the pool manager at 798-2520 for details and scheduling. The pool reservation form can be found in the documents section near the top of this page.
Swimming and Water Safety Lessons
Swim lessons are taught by Red Cross-certified Water Safety Instructors. Lessons are $45/person for pool pass holders and $60/person for students without a pool pass.
|Parent / Child||Ages 6 months - 3 years|
|Preschool||Ages 3 - 5|
|Learn to Swim Program (LTS)||Ages 6+|
|Session 1||June 19 - 29||Monday - Thursday|
|Session 2||July 10 - 20||Monday - Thursday|
|Session 3||July 24 - August 3||Monday - Thursday|
|Session 4||August 7 - 17||Monday - Thursday|
|Time||Session 1||Session 2||Session 3||Session 4|
|9 - 9:45 AM||Adult Basics||Parent & Child||Adult Basics||Parent & Child|
|9:45 - 10:30 AM||Preschool||Preschool||Preschool||Preschool|
|10:30 - 11:15 AM||LTS 1||LTS 2||LTS 3||LTS 4|
|11:15 AM - 12:00 PM||LTS 3||LTS 4||LTS 5||LTS 6|
Private lessons are available. Please contact the pool manager at 798-2520 for details and scheduling.
The Ashland Barracudas swim team meets at the Carter Park Pool on Wednesdays at 3:00 p.m. during swim season. For more information contact Jennifer Morris at (804) 310-6749 or via email.