Somerset West Swim Center
The Somerset West Swim Center is a 25-yard outdoor pool open during the summer season, typically mid-June through early September.
Throoughout the summer, we offer instruction for all levels starting at three years of age. Additionally, lap and open swims are scheduled throughout the day.
- Outdoor pool, in a park setting, with picnic tables
- ADA Water/Aquatic lift available
- Average pool temperature: 84 degrees
- Water cannon
- Small shallow end slide
- 3 feet at the shallow end; 10 feet at the deep end
Tri-Met buses: 52 and 89
Open rain or shine (except during lightning storms).
Somerset West Park
Adjacent to the pool is Somerset West Park; cool off in our pool for the afternoon, then stay in the park for a picnic.
- Trees in the park for shade
- Swings and play structure
- Tennis courts
- Basketball courts
Note To Facility Users
All children under 10 years of age must be accompanied (or visually supervised) by a parent, guardian or caregiver at all times during classes and drop-in programs.
Monday, September. 1: noon to 5:00 p.m. (Check our schedule for specific activity times.)
Jeff Lee, Outdoor Pool Supervisor
Sabrina Taylor Schmitt, Center Supervisor
Sharon Hoffmeister, Superintendent of Aquatic Activities
Pool rentals are great for birthday parties, family gatherings, school or club functions, or even given as a contest prize.
During the rental, the pool is yours. All facility rules will be enforced for safety reasons, but the slide, mats, and other toys will be available for your enjoyment.
Pool rental fee is $129 per hour for in-district guests or paid assessment (for 25 people or less). An extra fee applies if your party exceeds 25 people. A $100 refundable cleaning deposit check is required when signing up for the pool rental
- The Aviator, for children 6 and younger, is available for $20 per hour.
If you are interested, please stop by the pool or call us at (503) 645-1413 for more information, including dates/times available for rental.
This page was last updated on Tuesday September 23 2014 at 9:48 AM.