san carlos pool.jpgSan Carlos Community Pool

Lee County Parks & Recreation (LCPR) San Carlos pool is a heated, eight-lane, outdoor pool open year-round complete with hot showers, locker rooms, restrooms, and water slides.  It is co-located with the Karl Drews Special Needs Center. A roller hockey rink and playground (ADA) are also located on-site. The pool is open daily during the summer and Tuesday through Saturday the rest of the year.  Water exercise, swim lessons, and lap swim are available year-round.  

It's National Parks & Recreation Month and we're celebrating!
FREE SWIM 
July 29 & 30

Know Before You Go

Admission: Low-cost. See chart below.
Supervision: Children should always be supervised by a responsible adult at the pool.
Lifeguard on duty:  Yes.
Pavilion Rental:  Yes. Call the pool to reserve. 
Parking:  Free.
ADA accessibility: Yes, including chair lift.
Cold Weather Policy: If the temp dips below 60 degrees, pools will close. 
Closure due to Weather: No refunds will be issued.

Get your pool pass!

The family pass includes two adults and up to five children.  You can also get your pool pass by mail/in-person.  Here's the form.
​Daily pass:
​$2 - $3 per person
​6-month pass (individual):​$55 per person
​6-month pass (family):
​$70 
​1-year pass (individual):​$75 per person
​1-year pass (family):​$100

Register for Swimming Lessons or Water Exercise

Browse programs/classes and register online.

Hours

​​Summer (June 3 - July 29)

Fall/Winter/Spring
​MON
​11am - 4:45pm

​MON
Closed
​TUES
​11am - 7:45pm​
​​TUES
​​10am - 4:15pm
​WED
​​11am - 4:45pm
​​WED
​9am - 4:15pm
​THURS
​11am - 7:45pm​
​​THURS
​9am - 4:15pm
​FRI
​11am - 4:45pm
​​FRI
​9am - 4:15pm
​SAT
​​9am - 4:45pm
​SAT
​9am - 4:00pm
​SUN
​​1pm - 5:45pm
​​SUN
​Closed
Special Hours & Closures
July 31 - August 4:  Open 9am to 4:15pm
August 5: Open 9am - 4pm

August 6:  CLOSED

Address

8208 Sanibel Blvd.
Fort Myers, FL 33967
Map

Contact Information
239-267-6002

History

The pool was opened in 1989, underwent renovations in 1991, 1998, 2002, and 2005.  Deck lighting, shade structures, ADA accommodations, water slides, and other enhancements and upgrades have been completed.   

Lightning Alert System

This facility is equipped with the WeatherBug Lightning Alert System. When the system detects lightning within 10 miles of the facility, the air horns sound an uninterrupted 15-second blast and the strobe light will activate. Park patrons who hear the horn and/or see the light need to seek shelter immediately. When the system no longer detects a threat, three 5-second blasts from the horn will sound and the strobe light will stop working. This is the signal that it is safe to return outdoors.

No system is fool-proof. Park visitors should always assess weather conditions before going outside and always be prepared to take the appropriate action needed to ensure one's safety. If the connection is DOWN, please follow the  National Weather Service 30/30 rule until it is restored


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