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Carter Park Pool

Admission Fee

$4.00/person Mon - Fri $7.00/person Sat, Sun & Holidays

Documents

Pool Reservation Form

Pool Financial Assistance Form 2017

Swim Team FAQs - 2017

FAQs - Carter Park Pool

Caregiver Pass Information and FAQs

Daycare Guidelines

New Pool Design

Other Link Pool Pass Application (Available April 1)

Features

  1. Public Restrooms (optional)
  2. Swimming Pool (optional)

Carter Park Pool is closed for the season. 

Description


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.

Pool Season

First Day of 2017 Season May 27
Weekends / Holidays Only May 27 - June 16
Daily Operation June 17 - September 5
Last Day of 2017 Season September 5
Please check the pool calendar for events, closings, etc.

Season Passes
April 1 - April 30, 2017 Individual Family Senior (60+)  Caregiver
Ashland Residents  $95  $190  $75  $25
Non-Residents   $135  $225  $85  $50
         
 May 1 - July 15, 2017        
 Ashland Residents $110 $220 $85  $35
 Non-Residents $150 $260 $100  $65
         
On or After July 16, 2017        
Ashland Residents $55 $110 $42.50  $15
Non-Residents $75 $130 $50  $30

Early Bird Special
In order to receive the early bird discount, you must pay for your pool pass on or before April 30th.

Payment methods 
Patrons may use cash, debit card, check, or credit card to purchase a pool pass at Town Hall.  However, if a credit card is used, a 4.5% fee will be added to the total cost of the pool pass.  Only Visa and Master Card will be accepted at Town Hall.
Cash is the only form of currency accepted at Carter Park Pool.


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
1 $18,090 $12,060
2 $24,360 $16,240
3 $30,630 $20,420
4 $36,900 $24,600
5 $43,170 $28,780
6 $49,440 $32,960 
7 $55,710 $37,140 
8 $61,980 $41,320 

Pool Parties
Carter Park Pool can be reserved for private events from 8-11 PM every day but Friday, and it can be reserved for a private event from 9-11 PM on Fridays. Please contact the pool manager by phone at 798-2520  or by email for details and scheduling. The pool manager's email address is, as follows: Anthony Crews. 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.  To fill out an application, click on the following link: Swim and Water Safety Lessons Application. 

Lesson Groups
Parent / Child Ages 6 months - 3 years
Preschool Ages 3 - 5
Learn to Swim Program (LTS) Ages 6+
 Adult Ages 14+

2017 Sessions
Session 1 June 19 - 29 Monday - Thursday
Session 2 (Sold out) July 10 - 20 ( Sold out) Monday - Thursday (Sold Out)
Session 3 July 24 - August 3 Monday - Thursday
Session 4 August 7 - 17 Monday - Thursday

Lesson Schedule
 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


Swim Team
The Ashland Barracudas swim team practices and competes at Carter Park Pool. For more information, check out the Ashland Swim Team's website: www.ashlandswim.com  Or, contact Kevin Trent via email.  Here is a list of  Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) about the Ashland Swim Team: Swim Team FAQs.