for Aquatics Programs
The Nampa Recreation Center houses five indoor swimming pools offering swimming lessons, water exercise classes and educational water opportunities. Patrons will enjoy classes such as lifegaurding, kayaking and scuba diving. With over 30 water aerobic classes per week there is an opportunity that fits everyone’s needs. Whether taking an educational class, exercising or swimming in the lap lanes, visitors will have a great time in our pools.
The Nampa Recreation Center Lap pool offers 10 lanes and is 25 yards long. The Lap Pool is kept at approximately 80 degrees, a perfect temperature for strenuous activity.
The Lap Pool is a great competition swimming facility and is home to the Nampa Swim Team as well as a great place for recreational swimmers. Kayaking, scuba and water fitness classes are all found in the pools. Even with all of the activities available to our patrons, there is always space vacant for lap swimming.
Our Diving Pool features a 10 foot deep swimming area! The Diving Pool contains a Tarzan swinging rope and a diving springboard! Children must pass a swimming test administered by the lifeguards before utilizing this deep pool.
The Hydro-Therapy pool is kept at approximately 89 degrees and is the perfect place for therapy, exercise, or recreational swimming. Many of the Nampa Recreation Center’s therapy classes and young children’s swimming lessons are held in the Hydro Therapy Pool. The depth of this pool ranges from 1 foot to 4 feet.
The Recreation pool is used primarily for fun! The Recreation pool features a 7-foot tall by 53-foot long waterslide, our famous Blue Heron water fountain, and a pool basketball hoop. Pool depths range from 2 to 4 feet. Everyone will enjoy swimming in this 84-degree pool.
Our kid’s pool is 1 to 1½ feet deep and heated to approximately 89 degrees. It is the perfect place for the young child to enjoy the water. Parents must accompany all children while swimming in this pool.
The Nampa Recreation Center’s spa is for ages 14 and older. It is the perfect way to relax after a hard workout. Hop in for a soak and let the jets add to your relaxation. See spa guidelines for health warnings.
The Nampa Recreation Center sauna and steam room are a great way to relax. Adults 18 and older can enjoy our sauna or steam room located inside the pool area. See sauna and steam room guidelines for