County: Aquatic Center Announces Facility Updates


Starting Monday, May 17, the Larry H. Walkup Aquatic Center will begin to offer expanded swim time for lane reservations, the expanded lane time will increase from the current 45 minutes to 1 hour and 15 minutes, depending on the session. The Aquatic Center main pool lap swimming hours are Monday – Friday,  6 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. and limited to one session per day. 

Also beginning May 17 the therapy pool will have an updated schedule, it is provided below: 

Adult only:      7:30am – 8:45am

                        1:30pm – 2:30pm

Family Swim: 9:00am – 10:15am

                        12:15pm – 1:15pm

                        2:45pm – 4:00pm

**Children 14 and under must be accompanied by an adult**

Gentle Fitness Class will be offered Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays 11:00 a.m.– 12 p.m.

Patrons may call the Aquatic Center at (505) 662-8170 to reserve a pool lane for main pool lap swim  or warm water exercise in the therapy pool by calling one day ahead for reservations; for Monday reservations, please call the Friday before. Reservations will be taken between the hours of 8am – 5pm, Monday – Friday. There will be no walk-in reservations allowed and locker rooms are still not available. The 50m pool is arranged in Short Course fashion (25yds). When you call for your reservation for a lane you can request A (mezzanine) or B (mural) side of the pool