Swimming

The Alliston Rotary Pool is open from Canada Day to Labour Day weekend annually. 

View Public Swim Times 

The Town of New Tecumseth has an Aquatic Wheelchair onsite at the Alliston Rotary Pool. To reserve use of the chair please speak to a Lifeguard on duty upon arriving at the pool. 

Registering for Swimming Lessons

Learn how you can register online and view our available swimming lessons and programs. Unsure which lesson to register in, please use the lesson descriptions to help. 

Admission Fees 

To enter the pool area, every person must register in advance or pay the respective fee below at the gate.

Admission

Toddlers

(0-4 years)

Child

(5-17 years)

Adult

(18+)

Senior

(60+)

Family (maximum 2 adults, 3 children)

Single swim

$1.50

$3.60

$4.50

$3.60

$12.60

Admission Guidelines
 View admission guidelines before  planning your visit. 
 Rules and Regulations 

Please follow our rules and regulations:

  • Obey the lifeguard at all times.
  • Arrive early as entry is first come first serve and pre-determined capacities must be maintained.  
  • Please adhere to all rules and regulations in place when visiting our facilities.
  • We may close the pool at any time for safety reasons.
  • Please do not bring any floating devices or toys.
  • We will not issue refunds if the pool if closed due to inclement weather. Please review weather conditions prior to entering the pool. 
  • You must form a line when the pool reaches maximum capacity.
  • In the event of a pool fouling or mechanical issue, a complimentary pass may be provided as determined by staff onsite. 
Schedules 

To view the most current swim options please view Drop In Swim activities

View a hard copy of the Rotary Pool Schedule. 

Supervision

Children 9 years and under who pass the facility swim test must be supervised by an adult who is 14 years or older, pays the daily admission fee, and remains within the pool enclosure dressed in swim wear. 

Supervision Required by Age

Age

Supervision Required

Maximum

5 years and under

1 adult

Maximum 2 children within arm's reach

12 years and under

1 adult

Maximum of 2 non-swimmers within arm's reach

6 to 12 years

1 adult

Maximum of 6 non-swimmers all in Personal Flotation Devices (PFD's)

Swim Passes 

You can purchase a swim pass for access to public swim times at the Alliston Outdoor Rotary Pool. 

You must purchase a swim pass at the Alliston/New Tecumseth Recreation Centre or Tottenham Community & Fitness Centre. All family members must be present for photos to be taken for membership cards. 

Pass Type 

Fee (plus HST)

Individual swim pass 

$84.00

Family pass - maximum of 2 adults, 3 children or a combination of 1 adult, 4 children

$167.00

Swim Tests

We require a Facility Swim Test run by a Lifeguard for anyone who is 12 years and under.

A Swim Test consists of:

  • Swimming continuously for 15 metres
  • Treading water for one minute

Lifeguards run Swim Tests during public swim times. They will provide a red or green wristband to everyone who completes the Test. Individuals who are 10 years and older receive the regular admission bracelet.

Demonstrating your swimming skills

A lifeguard can ask you to demonstrate your swimming skills for safety reasons at any time. If there is any concern, the Head Guard or Assistant Lifeguard is there to assist.

Camps and Large Groups 

All Day Camps and groups of 15 or more must book with us, contact the Recreation Programmer – Fitness and Aquatics in advance by calling 705 435 3900 option 2 to reserve the day and time of your visit. The maximum number of large groups booked per time frame is 10, no exceptions.

Daily Activities

Explore the daily activities that we run at the pool.

 Parent and Tot Swim
Parent and Tot Swim is for adults and children to enjoy together. We invite all caregivers and children to try this quieter swim time. Pre-registration is required prior to arrival. 
Public Swim
Public Swim is an ideal time for people of all ages and abilities, whether you are an advanced swimmer or new to the aquatic world, to enjoy our pool. Pre-registration is required prior to arrival.