There’s no better way to cool off than visiting one of our great local pools. These 9 are sure to help you beat the heat.
Davies Recreational Pool
Davies Recreational Pool includes two large waterslides, a zero-depth swim area that includes a large playground with several small slides and a 400-gallon bucket that dumps over the playground once every four minutes and a climbing wall over a section of the pool.
Island Park Pool
Island Park Pool has three pools, which includes a 50-meter, eightlane pool with water depth ranging from 3.5 to 5 feet. It also features a large wading pool, a diving well with two 3-meter diving boards and two 1-meter diving boards.
Madison Pool & Splash Pad
Madison Pool & Splash Pad is a small neighborhood type facility with a zerodepth splash pad, a small wading pool and a small swimming pool with water depth ranging from 2 1/2 to 4 1/2 feet.
Roger G. Gress Northside Pool
Roger G. Gress Northside Pool features a large waterslide, a zerodepth area with a playground and a small waterslide. There is a minimum height requirement of 42 inches for the large waterslide.
Southwest Recreational Pool
Southwest Recreational Pool includes a large waterslide and a zerodepth swimming area with a two-tiered playground in the water. Plus a waterslide and water drop mushrooms in the water.
Moorhead Municipal Pool
This facility has three separate pools to provide a fun experience for all ages. There are two wading pools with depths ranging from 1′ to 2.5′. The large pool ranges in depth from 3’9″ to 12′. This heated, 6-lane pool has water slides, a diving area, and is handicap accessible. All lifeguards are Red Cross certified. A variety of programs are available including swim lessons, water exercise, lap swim, and adaptive swim lessons. We also celebrate summer with two annual events at the Municipal Pool: Dive into Summer and Summer Splash.
Moorhead Neighborhood Wading Pools
These six neighborhood wading pools are offered for youth ages 10 years and under. All children must be accompanied and closely supervised by an adult. Small flotation devices and toys are allowed. There is no lifeguard on duty at these wading pools. Wading Pool Locations: Hansmann Park, Northeast Park, Ridgewood Park, Riverview Estates Park, South Park, Village Green Park
Veterans Memorial Pool
Veterans Memorial Pool features two water slides and both deep and shallow swimming areas. There are public restrooms and concessions at the facility.
The Splash Pad at Shadow Wood Park
*Description via wfparks.org
The Splash Pad at Shadow Wood Park is a free park that is open to the public. In addition to the Splash Pad, there is a playground, a basketball court, walking trails, outdoor exercise equipment, rest rooms and much more. Concessions will be available to the public. If the air temperature is below 68° concessions and restrooms will not open.