Here are some of the local places to launch your kayak in SF. Kayaking: 1. Islais Creek, SF. A useful launch site on the south east side of San Francisco. From here you can paddle south to Candlestick, or north to Pac Bell Park. An ideal site from which to … Continue reading
Dear Sava Swim Lesson Participants and Families, Due to declining water temperature caused by a broken boiler, the remaining Fall Session classes have been cancelled. The accounts of all registrants will be credited for the cancelled classes. Rec Swim has also been cancelled until the matter is resolved. We are working … Continue reading
North Beach Pool will have a temporary Lap Swim For both the Warm and Cool Pool between Nov. 15 and Dec. 22, 2018 from 9:30-11:30am.
Pictures from the ‘Day Bay Event’ – India Basin Shoreline Park 2018 India Basin Shoreline ParkDaniel Hoffman showing how to tie down a buoy. Mobile Recreation @ Day Bay event (India Basin Shoreline Park)
Thank you for using San Francisco Recreation & Parks Pools. Garfield Pool will be closing for renovation on Monday, October 22, 2018. During the Garfield Pool closure, staff and resources from Garfield Pool will be reallocated to other city pools. We have expanded lap swimming hours at Coffman, North Beach, … Continue reading
Dear Swimmers, COMING SOON, Garfield Pool will be closed for renovation starting Monday, October 22. The final day to swim at Garfield Pool is Sunday, October 21. The SF Recreation & Park Department is undertaking a renovation of the Garfield Pool and Clubhouse, funded by the 2012 Clean & Safe … Continue reading
Dear swimmers, please note that our swimming pool will be closed on Monday, September 3, in observance of Labor Day. Have a great weekend.
Dear Swimmers. Sava Pool is closed for its annual maintenance Aug 20-September 7. The pool will open on Saturday September 8. Hope to see you at our other centers.
Swimmers, our Swimming Pools’ Fall Schedule will take effect on Saturday August 25. In the meantime, open public swims will remain as they were through the Summer. Thank you
All Municipal Pools to be Closed Wednesday July 4th in observance and will re-open Thursday July 5th.
Coffman Pool is currently closed due to power outage. Please check back with pool at 415) 337-9085. Sorry for the inconvenience.
Dear Patrons. Please note that our Aquatic Centers will be closed on Monday, May 28 in observance of Memorial Day. Have a great holiday.
Swimmers. Please note that North Beach Pool is closed for Annual Maintenance. It is scheduled to reopen on May 25.
Coffman Pool is currently closed due to annual maintenance. Coffman will re-open May 5th. Sorry for the inconvenience.
Dear Swimmers. Please note that Sava Pool will be closed for repairs on Wednesday Apr 18 and Thursday Apr 19- 8am-3:30pm. We will keep all programs prior and after the repair times. Thank you.
Wilderness Inquiry Canoemobile working with SF Rec & Park at Lake Merced this week!!! Here is more information about their organization: https://www.wildernessinquiry.org/programs/canoemobile/ Photos: R. Biteng
Dear Swimmers. Please note that all City Swimming Pools will be closed on Monday, Feb 19 in observance of Presidents Day. Have a great weekend.
The SF Merionettes Synchronized Swim Club is seeking part-time coaches to support our novice, intermediate and age group teams. The team has expanded over the last few years now has over 40 swimmers! There is an experienced coaching staff in place that take a collaborative approach to coaching with … Continue reading
In honor of Martin Luther King Day, the following pools will be open for FREE recreational swimming from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Monday, January 15: Coffman Swimming Pool (1700 Visitacion Avenue) Hamilton Swimming Pool (1900 Geary Boulevard) MLK Jr. Swimming Pool (5701 3rd Street) Mission Swimming Pool … Continue reading
Dear Swimmers Please note that all of our Aquatic Facilities will be closed on Monday, January 15 in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day.
Dear Swimmers. Our Pools will be closed on Mondays Dec 25 and Jan 1 in observance of Christmas and New Year. Please refer to printable schedule tabs online or call pools directly for holiday schedules.
Happy Holidays All. Our Swimming Pools will be closed on Christmas Day, Dec 25 and New Year’s Day, Jan 1. Pools will be open on Sundays Dec 24 and Dec 31 with … Continue reading
Dear Swimmers Most of our Aquatic Centers will have extended Lap and Recreation Swimming hours during winter break of Dec 26- Jan 5. Please contact the centers directly for the most up to date schedules. Happy Holidays to all.
Dear Swimmers. Please note that our pools will be closed on Thursday and Friday, Nov 23 and 24 in observance of Thanksgiving. Have a great holiday.
Day on the Bay with The Call of the Sea & St. Francis Yacht Club. Photo: Thomas Angelone
Upcoming pool closures for the upcoming Holidays. All Pools will be closed for Veterans day. Saturday, Nov. 11th. All Pools will be closed for 2 days on the Thanksgiving Holiday. Thursday Nov. 23rd and Friday Nov. 24th.
Rossi pool is now open Tuesday through Sunday on the regular fall schedule. Please call pool for schedule (415) 666-7014.
Congratulations to the Hamilton Pool staff for winning both the “Best Pool” Award from San Francisco Magazine and the Bay Area Parent “Best of the Best Swim Center” Award this past summer. Located in the Fillmore/Western Addition neighborhood, Hamilton Pool (1900 Geary Boulevard) is an indoor facility that boasts a large heated pool as … Continue reading
San Francisco, CA – The National Weather Service has issued a Heat Advisory for San Francisco until 9:00 pm Saturday September 2. Temperatures are expected to be as high as 90 degrees over the next several days. Hot temperatures will create a situation in which heat illnesses are possible especially for older adults, children, people … Continue reading
Dear swimmers. The Recreation Swim will be cancelled on Friday, Aug 25 for a previously scheduled program. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.
Are you a 13 to 15 year old who is interested in sailing for free? Come register for “Day on the Bay” on Sunday, October 29. Two time slots are available: 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. or 1 to 5 p.m. For more information, call (415) 831-6800 and enroll online here for … Continue reading
The Recreation and Park Department is undertaking a renovation project at Balboa Pool. The project commenced in November 2017, and is approximately 60% complete. The contractor is making good progress and the department currently anticipates re-opening the facility in early 2018. Work Occurring this Month: Preparing the pool for new … Continue reading
Municipal Code Authorized Fees for FY 17-18 Increases will begin on 8/1/17 Children – (5-17) Children Drop-in Admission – Rec swim and Lap swim: $1.00 Monthly Swim Pass – not including lessons: $20.00 Yearly Swim Pass – not including lessons: $210.00 Adult – (18-64) Adult Admission – Recreation Swim and … Continue reading
The Martin Luther King, Jr. Swimming Pool is currently experiencing pool heater issues for the main pool. The temperature will not be at our normal 82 degrees until further notice. Our calculated pool temperature could fall as low as 77 degrees during this time period. Thank you for your understanding … Continue reading
Coffman Pool will be opening from it’s Annual Maintenance closure this coming Saturday May 6.
COFFMAN POOL IS CLOSED FOR ANNUAL MAINTENANCE AND REPAIRS FROM 4/15/2017. THE POOL WILL REOPEN ON SATURDAY, MAY 6 2017
Please note that Charlie Sava Pool Water exercise classes will be cancelled on: Tuesday March 28th, 2017 (9:30 am to 10:30am) Wednesday March 29th, 2017 (6:30 pm to 7:30pm) Sorry for the inconvenience.
UPDATE: Coffman Pool is now open. Coffman Pool will be closed until further notice due to power outage. Sorry for the inconvenience.
Within the next few weeks contractors will be moving onsite and will be staging at the basketball courts, which will remain closed for the duration of construction due to safety concerns as the building gets seismically retrofitted, and the renovated. Thank you for your patience!
Please note Charlie Sava Swimming Pool will be closed for annual maintenance 9/12/16 to 9/30/16. Sorry for the inconvenience.
NEW! Memberships & Passes Starting July 25, 2016 SF Rec & Park is happy to announce we are moving away from the paper scrip booklets and into the new technology of the “pass card.” You can now purchase your 10-visit swim pass, AND we will now be offering monthly and … Continue reading
Sava Pool is closed now due to chemical imbalance. Please check back for updates. Sorry for the inconvenience. *Update – (7/23/16) 10:04am Sava Pool is now open
We are excited to announce that we received a responsive bid for the Balboa Pool Renovation which will allow us to move forward with the implementation of the project as envisioned. The name of the contractor is CLW Builders. They have worked with on numerous Rec Park Projects that include the … Continue reading
Hamilton Pool will be closed until 2pm today. – 7/11/16
MLK pool is now open but unfortunately the small pool is closed. We are working to resolve a mechanical issue. The small pool should be opened by next week. Sorry for the inconvenience.
Sava Splash Ball Camp! Photos: Tyler Shanley
Please take note that July 1st script tickets prices will be changed. Please see below the attachment for the changes. For more information on script tickets you can call the lodge @ 415.831.6800 during normal business hours.
Rossi is now on their summer schedule, Please see attached below.
Mission Pool will be having pre-school swim from May 31st to June 17th. Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, & Fridays from 10:15am to 11:30am. Adults: $6.00 Children: $1.00 Mission Pool 1 Linda St, San Francisco, CA 94110 (415) 641-2841
All pools will be on Interim schedule from May 31st till June 5th. To Inquire about the interim schedule of your local pool please contact the pools main phone number. Summer pool schedules will be posted and will start June 6th.
North Beach is closed for its annual maintenance and will be reopen on June 1st. Sorry for the inconvenience.
HAMILTON POOL WILL BE CLOSED FROM SUNDAY, MAY 15, THROUGH MONDAY, MAY 30 and will re-open Tuesday May 31st. The entire Hamilton Rec Center, Gym, and Pool will be closed during this time for building maintenance. We apologize for the inconvenience.
Sava Pool will be closed Thursday April 14th for maintenance and will reopen Friday April 15th. We apologize for the inconvenience.
Mission Pool Closed Thursday March 3, 2016 Upon the reopening of Mission Pool we have discovered a significant leak in one of the fiberglass filters. Because of the current water shortage, and due to the nature of water leaking in the mechanical room and the larger problems that can cause, … Continue reading
Come enjoy San Francisco Recreation & Parks outdoor pool! Located at 1 Linda st. Mission Pool will be opening March 1st, 2016!!! For the the pool schedule see below. go to: https://sfrecpark.org/destination/mission-playground/mission-community-pool/ and click the printable schedule button.
Hello Please make note that North Beach Pool will slightly change their schedule to add an additional lap swim Tuesdays through Fridays . This will Start December 8th, 2015 to January 7th 2016. Changes: Dates: December 8th, 2015 to January 7th, 2016 Times & Program Change: Tuesday through Friday will now have … Continue reading
Please make note Mission pool has extended its programming till December 13th, 2015.
Please make note that all San Francisco Recreation & Parks city pools will be closed November 26th Thursday and November 27th Friday for the Thanksgiving holiday. Normal scheduling of all pools will assume on Saturday November 28th. Happy Holiday!
*UPDATE (12/11/15) – Garfield will re-open on time Saturday December 12th, 2015. Please make note Garfield Pool will be closed for maintenance from November 16th to December 12, 2015.
All the San Francisco Recreation & Parks Pools & facilities will be closed on Veterans day November 11th & will re-open Thursday November 12th.
Thanks to those who voted in favor of the 2012 Park Bond, Garfield Pool was allocated $11 million dollars for improvements. We would like the community’s feedback on what you would like. The meeting will take place in the Clubhouse next to the pool building, which is located at 26th … Continue reading
The Mission pool recreation swim will be extended till October 30th, 2015. *Please take note that Mission pool will be closed for the season November 30th, 2015.
Please make note Hamilton Swimming Pool will be closed from October 12th, 2015 till November 13th, 2015 for its yearly maintenance. Sorry for the inconvenience.
Sava Pool is closed for annual maintenance September 14, 2015 – October 9, 2015
Due to the Controller’s Office CPI increase for the new fiscal year, 2015-15, the price for the Adult Scrip booklet will increase from $51 to $52. This increase will go into effect starting August 1, 2015. Adult scrip tickets purchased prior to August 1st remain valid.
Please take note for the 2015-2016 Swimming Pool Annual Maintenance Closure Schedule. Continue reading
Hamilton Pool will be closed the rest of the day due to pool contamination. Hamilton will re-open 6:00 am on 7/10/15. Sorry for the inconvenience
South of Market Health Center & San Francisco Recreation & Parks Department have come together to sponsor a pool party for kids at Martin Luther King pool (3rd & Armstrong). It will be on July 16th from 2:30pm to 4:30pm . This will be a free event to the first … Continue reading
Hamilton pool will be closed today till 4:30pm (6.26.15) due to contamination. Pool will re-open at 4:30 pm to regular scheduling. Sorry for the inconvenience.
MIssion Pool will be closed today (6.13.15) till 3:00 pm due to vandalism. We are sorry for the inconvenience.
We apologize, but MLK pool will be closed today May 31, 2015 all day. We expect to re-open for our normal hours on Tuesday June 2, 2015.
Mission pool is re-opening today, May 15 2015. The leak has been address and we look forward to seeing you are Mission again. Enjoy your swim!
Mission Pool is closed due to the ongoing loss of significant amounts of water from the pool system. Due to the current drought and water restrictions we will remain closed until we can fix the issue. We believe we have identified the source of the leak and are in the … Continue reading
Due to unexpected bodily fluid discharge, we have had to closed Sava Pool until 3:00 PM as a precaution. We apologize for the inconvenience and appreciate your understanding
Due to chemistry balancing issues, The small pool (baby pool) will be closed today. We hope to have it open tomorrow (4/24).
We have had intermittent problems with that boiler since the building re-opened 5 years ago. We have continually tried to repair, replace parts, fine tune, etc. and nothing seems to last more than a few months to a year. We are now in a position that it is not working … Continue reading
Good News! Work was completed and the water is balanced, so we are opening two days earlier than expected. ML King will be open for its Sunday schedule. This means that Coffman Pool will no longer be open on Sundays. The Sunday schedule is as follows: Lap Swim/ Family Swim … Continue reading
We are closed today for the day, Saturday, March 14th, for operation purposes. Sorry for the inconvenience and we will be back tomorrow during our normal operating hours.
Due to the sensitive nature of the current demolition, North Beach Pool will be closed today as a cautionary measure for public safety. We will be open tomorrow
I am happy to announce that our contractor received the necessary parts and is rebuilding the pump. We expect to have the pump rebuilt and installed by March 17, 2015. There will be a testing process, as well as balancing the water which should take approximately one week, unless there … Continue reading
By Charlotte Burgoyne Can’t cajole your little one out of the tub? Maybe it’s time to give them more space to splash around and take them to one of the Bay Area’s bevy of indoor pools. Open year-round, they are perfect for kids, offering shallow areas, warm water and toys. The places … Continue reading
Due to the closure of Martin Luther King pool due to circulation issues, we will be opening Coffman Pool on Sundays starting January 18th, until Martin Luther King Jr. Pool reopens. The schedule will be the same as Martin Luther King Jr. Pool: 10-Noon Lap Swim 12:30 PM -2 PM … Continue reading
Join us to discuss improvements to Balboa Pool funded by the 2012 Clean & Safe Neighborhood Parks Bond. Your input is very important. Everyone is invited to attend! Tell your friends and neighbors! – Discuss plans and needs of the Pool – Solicit Feedback Date: Thursday,September 18th, 2014 Time: 6:00-7:30pm Place: Ingleside … Continue reading
Join us to discuss improvements to Balboa Pool funded by the 2012 Clean & Safe Neighborhood Parks Bond. Your input is very important. Everyone is invited to attend! Tell your friends and … Continue reading
KENSON MORRIS has been taking swim lessons with San Francisco Recreation and Parks Department since he was 4 years old. He has been though all the Red Cross levels 1 through 6. Kenson is now 6 yrs old and has 3 USA swimming meets under his belt. With each meet … Continue reading