Outdoor Pools

For a complete listing of programs offered, please consult the City of Ottawa Recreation Guide.
See our Admission Fees or search our online Public swimming schedules.

The accessibility features of this facility are detailed below. While the City of Ottawa is constantly working to improve access, please note that not all parts of every facility are necessarily 'accessible for all' as facilities were built to meet accessibility standards of their time.

Outdoor Pools
Location 2016 Dates Amenities Accessibility Features

Bearbrook Pool
2679 Innes Rd.
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613-824-8300
 

OC Transpo Trip Planner

June 11 to August 28

  • Washrooms and change rooms
  • Covered gazebo
  • Free parking
  • Picnic tables
  • Shallow kiddie pool with spray features

Parking

  • 25 metres from parking space to the door

Passenger Loading Zone 

  • Cut curb

Entrance/Exit

  • 2 accessible entrances
  • Wide door for wheelchair passage

Floor Surfaces

  • Slip resistant surfaces

Washrooms

  • Lowered drinking fountains

Pool

  • 2 pools
  • Ramp access
  • Zero entry access 
  • Colour contrast edging around the pool
  • Therapeutic (or warm water) pool 

Pool Change Room

  • Roll-in shower access

Beaverbrook Pool

2 Beaverbrook Lane
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613-591-3061


OC Transpo Trip Planner

 June 18 to August 20
  • Washrooms and change rooms
  • Free parking
  • Separate wading pool
  • Adjacent park with play structures

Parking

  • Cut curb

Floor Surfaces

  • Slip resistant surfaces

Signage

  • High contrast signage
  • Large lettering

Washrooms

  • Lowered sink counters
  • Lowered drinking fountains
  • Lowered soap dispensers

Pool

  • Ramp access to main pool only
  • Colour contrast edging around the pool

Pool Change Room

  • Toilet/shower grab bars
  • Lowered soap dispenser
  • Roll-in shower access

Corkstown Pool
61 Corkstown Road
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613- 820-1636
 

OC Transpo Trip Planner

 June 18 to August 21
  • Washrooms and change rooms
  • Free parking
  • Separate wading pool
  • Picnic tables
 Parking
  • Accessible parking spaces
  • Accessible path of travel from the parking lot to entrance
  • 50 feet from parking space to the door
  • Hazard Indicator

Entrance/Exit

  • 1 accessible entrance
  • Ramp
  • Wide door for wheelchair passage
  • Direct access to the main floor, lobby

Floor Surfaces

  • Slip resistant surfaces

Signage

  • Directional signs
  • Tactile signage
  • High contrast signage

Washrooms

  • Lowered sink counters
  • Lowered soap dispensers
  • Lowered towel dispensers
  • Lowered drinking fountains

Stairs

  • Stairs with no-slip surface
  • Continuous hand rails

Pool

  • Colour contrast edging around the pool

Pool Change Room

  • Barrier free stalls
  • Toilet/shower grab bars
  • Lowered soap dispensers
  • Lowered towel dispensers
  • Roll-in shower access
  • Seat in the shower
  • Child change tables
Crestview Pool
56 Fieldrow St.
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 Closed Residents are encouraged to visit nearby General Burns outdoor pool.  

Entrance Pool
2 Eaton St.
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613- 829-2705


OC Transpo Trip Planner

 June 18 to August 21
  • Washrooms and change rooms
  • Free parking
  • Separate wading pool
  • Large grassy picnic area
  • Volleyball court
 Parking
  • 1 designated accessible parking space
  • 10 metres from parking space to the door

Entrance/Exit

  • 1 accessible entrance
  • Wide door for wheelchair passage

Floor Surfaces

  • Slip resistant surfaces

Signage

  • Directional signs

Pool

  • 3 pools
  • Colour contrast edging around the pool

General Burns Pool
107 Chesterton Dr.
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613- 225- 7970


OC Transpo Trip Planner

 June 18 to August 21
  • Washrooms and change rooms
  • Free parking
  • Separate wading pool
  • Large grassy picnic area
 Parking
  • 1 designated accessible parking space
  • 7 metres from parking space to the door

Floor Surfaces

  • Slip resistant surfaces

Signage

  • High contrast signage

Pool Change Room

  • Child change tables

Genest Pool
43 Ste-Cécile St.
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613- 749-6488
 

OC Transpo Trip Planner

 June 13 to August 21
  • Washrooms and change rooms
  • Free on street parking
  • Separate wading pool
  • Picnic tables
  • Basketball courts
  • Adjacent park with play structures
 Washrooms
  • Lowered sink counters
  • Lowered drinking fountains

Pool

  • Colour contrast edging around the pool

Pool Change Room

  • Lowered sink counters

Glen Cairn Pool
50 Castlefrank Rd..
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613-836-7589


OC Transpo Trip Planner

 June 18 to August 21
  • Newly renovated washrooms and change rooms
  • Free parking
  • Separate shallow pool
 Parking
  • 1 designated accessible parking space
  • Accessible path of travel from the parking lot to entrance
  • 100 feet from parking space to the door
  • Access aisle
  • Cut curb
  • Hazard indicator

Entrance/Exit

  • 1 accessible entrance
  • Ramp
  • Wide door for wheelchair passage
  • Direct access to the main floor, lobby

Interior

  • Reception desks
  • Accessible counters

Floor Surfaces

  • Slip resistant surfaces

Signage

  • Directional signs
  • Tactile signage
  • High contrast signage
  • Large lettering

Washrooms

  • Lowered sink counters
  • Lowered drinking fountains

Pool

  • Ramp access
  • Colour contrast edging around the pool

Pool Change Room

  • Barrier free stalls
  • Toilet/shower grab bars
  • Lowered sink counters
  • Roll-in shower access
  • Seat in the shower

Katimavik Pool
64 Chimo Dr.
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613- 592-9793
 

OC Transpo Trip Planner

June 18 to August 21

 

  • Washrooms and change rooms
  • Free parking
  • Separate shallow pool
  • Shaded patio area
 Parking
  • No curb

Entrance/Exit

  • Accessible entrance
  • Wide door for wheelchair passage

Signage

  • Directional signs
  • High contrast signage

Stairs

  • Stairs with no-slip surface
  • Good colour contrast

Pool

  • Colour contrast edging around the pool

Pool Change Room

  • Roll-in shower access

Pay

Pay for your hall/facility bookings.