James A Stone Pool
131 West Woodward Avenue


Washington Park Pool
501 North Rose Street


The City of Escondido operates its Aquatics programs out of two pool facilities conveniently located through out the City. Each facility is home to our Open Swim and Learn to Swim programs.  

Open Swim 
Our Open Swim program is designed for recreational swimmers of all ages and abilities! Children under eight years must be accompanied by an adult at all times on the deck, in locker room, and in the pool. Children who are not toilet trained must wear vinyl pants or a swim diaper.
Swim diapers are sold at the pool for $2.
Fee: $4 per person 
James Stone


Swim Lessons

The City of Escondido's Learn to Swim Program is one of the most popular services our department offers. Each year our certified swim instructors teach hundreds of community members this essential life skill. We take great pride in being a trusted source in aquatic safety for our community and look welcome you to come and participate this summer!

Cost: $34 for traditional youth learn to swim programs

          $60 for adult and teen learn to swim programs





Pool Parties

Stay cool at the pool and celebrate your special event with us! We provide the lifeguards and you bring the party. Days Available: Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays. For more information and availability, e-mail Escondido Recreation or call 760-839-4691.