Leisure Swim Times

Beach Swim

Mon - Fri: 10:45am–12:00pm

Mon - Thur: 4:00pm–6:30pm

Beach Swim is located only in the shallowest area of the Leisure Pool (also known as the beach area). Other programs are likely to be occurring in the main section of the Leisure Pool.

This swim is intended for small children and their families. The slide and lazy river are not available during this swim time. Play features are not on during this swim time.

Swim-Slide-Splash (Slide / Lazy River)

Sat & Sun: 1:00pm–4:00pm

This is a time for children and families to practice their swimming skills or just have fun. The entire leisure pool is open; we alternate the lazy river and slide. Spray features are on continuously.

Participants wishing to swim in the deep water must pass a swim test (lifejackets may be used). All children 4 years and under must be accompanied by an adult in the water or be able to pass a swim test with or without a lifejacket. You must be at least 48 inches to go down the slide.



Open Swim (Leisure Pool)

Mon & Wed: 4:00pm–5:30pm

Tues & Thurs: 4:00pm–6:30pm

Mon – Fri: 10:45am–12:00pm

The Leisure Pool is open to anyone for recreational or fitness swimming during Open Swim.

At this time you have the opportunity to play, water walk, exercise, socialize or just relax in our warm water pool. The Slide and Lazy River are not available during this time.

Work Out Swim Times

Lap Swim

Mon, Wed, Fri: 5:30am–6:30pm

Tues & Thurs: 6:00am–6:30pm

Sat: 9:00am–4:00pm

Sun: Noon–4:00pm

This is an opportunity for swimmers to train and exercise in the lap pool. Lifeguards make every effort to manage the lap lanes and group swimmers according to ability and workout needs. Lanes are shared and circle swimming is required in lanes with three or more swimmers. There is not a minimum age requirement, but participants must be swimming laps. A minimum of two lanes are available for all lap swim times.

Adult Swim (Leisure Pool)

Mon – Fri: 8:00am–9:00am

Daily: 12:00pm–1:00pm

Use the leisure pool the way you like: stretching, water exercise, light swimming, or relaxation. Space available varies depending on other programs. Play features are not turned on during this swim. This time is for adults (18+) only.

Water Walking

Mon – Fri: 8:00am–9:00am

Daily: Noon–1:00pm

The Lazy River is open during these times for water walking and jogging. The water jets are turned on to create a current that increases resistance for a great workout. This is an excellent time for low-impact exercising and injury rehabilitation this time is for adults (18+) only.

Additional Programs

Swim Lessons

We are your swimming lesson experts! Our instructors are certified to teach lessons to all ages and ability levels.

We offer group lessons as will as private and semi private lessons.

Swim Team

The Mendocino Coast Sea Dragons swim team is a year round swimming club that meets at the C. V. Starr Center and supports swimmers of all ages and abilities in achieving their swimming goals.

Group Classes

There are a number of drop in exercise classes that are included in the facility entrance fee.


  • Aqua Power Shallow
  • Aqua Zumba®
  • Deep Water Aerobics
  • Shallow Water Aerobics
  • Low Impact Water Exercise Class
  • Water Fitness For Everyone

Health & Safety Courses

Lifeguarding is a great job and puts you in the exciting position of working as part of a team to help others enjoy water activates safely. Adult and Pediatric First Aid/ CPR /AED workshops are also taught. Certifications are nationally recognized.