Anderson Pool


Summer Season: May 28 - August 11

Extended Season: August 20 - September 5 (weekends only)

Due to a shortage in lifeguards, Rec Center pools and Anderson Pool will be operating on modified schedules to ensure the safety of our guests. See the summer pool schedules for the Rec Center and Anderson Pool seen here (PDF).

Please note: extended waits of up to two hours may occur if the pool is at capacity.

You can subscribe to our Notify Me system to receive the updates about the schedule in real time! 

Learn more about the national lifeguard shortage here

Interested in Aqua exercise? Aqua exercise classes will be available at Anderson Pool this summer! See the summer aqua exercise schedule beginning on 6/6 here (PDF)

Pool Admission    

Age Wheat Ridge Resident*Non-Resident
Daily Admission
 Adult (18+)$6$7
Youth (3-17)/Senior (65 and over)$5$6
10 Visit Pass
Adult (18+)$54$63
Youth (3-17)/Senior (65 and over)
Season Pass
Adult (18+)$94$114
Youth (3-17)/Senior (65 and over)
Household of 3 ($40 each additional member)$240$270

*Proof of residency required.

Pool Features

  • 180-foot water slide
  • 25-meter lap pool with diving board
  • Zero-depth entry leisure/play pool
    • Kids slides and interactive water features
  • Men’s and women’s and 2 private locker rooms
  • Picnic tables and umbrellas
  • Shade sails and group picnic pavilion available to reserve


For your safety, Anderson Pool may delay opening or close early due to inclement weather. No refunds will be given for early pool closures due inclement weather, but credits will be processed for reservations that are canceled due to inclement weather. 

Get text/email notifications as it happens with our Notify Me feature or call 303-205-7591 before you visit to ensure the pool is open.

Swim Lessons

See information on group swimming lessons here.

Pool Rentals

Perfect for a birthday party, sports team party or family get-together!

At this time we are only allowing groups of 50 or less to rent out our Pavilion and Shade structures.

Picnic Pavilion & Blue Shade Sails
Available: 12:00 p.m. until 6:30 p.m.

  • Picnic Pavilion: $70 per hour
  • Blue Shade Sail: $45 per hour

Fill out a rental request here (PDF).

For more information call the Pool Manager on-duty at 303-231-1323. 

Pool Rules & Safety 

We ask that all pool attendees follow the rules outlined in the PDF here to ensure the safety of all guests.