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Dimond Park Aquatic Center resumes drop-in swimming Monday, no reservations required

July 9, 2020 – News

The City and Borough of Juneau Parks & Recreation Department is proceeding to the next phase of its reopening plan for the Dimond Park Aquatic Center next week. Starting Monday, July 13, drop-in recreation resumes; all previously made reservations will be canceled.

Effective Monday, July 13, DPAC will be open Monday, 5:30 am – 1 pm & 5:30 pm – 8 pm; Tuesday to Friday, 5:30 am – 3 pm & 5:30 pm – 8 pm; Saturday, 9 am – 6 pm; and Sunday, 12 pm – 6 pm.

Other changes include:

  • Locker rooms will reopen for public use, but showers will be turned off. Patrons are to use locker rooms for changing and restroom purposes only.
  • Fitness deck will reopen; allowing no more than three patrons at any given time.
  • Full Lap Pool – maximum of one household per lane.
  • Full Rec Pool – lane lines will remain in place of the back corner for water walking and lap swimming.

DPAC will still NOT be offering the hot tub and sauna; locker room showers; slides, spray features, and diving boards; lobby tables and chairs; open swims and fitness classes.

These COVID-19 mitigation protocols remain in place:

  • Members of the public and staff are required to wear face coverings in common spaces – lobby, front desk, and restrooms. If you don’t have one, face coverings will be provided. Face coverings should not be worn by children under the age of two.
  • Social distancing of at least six feet should be maintained between individuals and household groups.
  • Hand sanitizer will be available upon arrival.
  • No member of the public or staff displaying symptoms of COVID-19 may be present at the pool.

Read more about the next phase of DPAC reopening here and FAQs here. Augustus Brown Swimming Pool will remain closed until roof improvements are completed in late summer-early fall.

For more information, contact aquatics@juneau.org or call the facility at 586-2782 during regular business hours, 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.