- Public access to the pools at Hoover High and Glendale High will be allowed for approximately 3 hours a day between June 30th-August 22nd. $2 adult admission. Glendale Aquatics brochure (PDF).
- Burbank's pools at McCambridge and Verdugo Parks are open for recreation swimming. Admission is a whopping $10 for non-residents! Burbank residents are $4.
- Your best bet, beyond cozying up to pool-owning friends, is one of the City of L.A.'s many pools. The Griffith Park Pool at Los Feliz Blvd & Riverside drive opened yesterday. Adults are $2.50, or $2.00 with a library card. Kids and seniors are free. Thanks, City of L.A.!
Sunday, June 22, 2008
Local Swimming Pool Options
Today it was over 104 degrees here. Glendale residents trying to stay cool are hampered by the fact that Glendale hasn't had a proper community swimming pool since the Verdugo Swim Stadium was demolished in 1988. There is a proposal to add a pool to Pacific Park, but that would come far too late for this summer's heat waves. In the meantime, here are some aquatic options.