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General Burns Outdoor Pool

107 Chesterton Drive
Ottawa, ON K2E 5T6


City facilities have begun a phased-in approach of reopening. Please visit Ottawa’s Reopening Plan webpage for current information on services being offered.

  • Free parking
  • Large grassy picnic area
  • Separate wading pool
  • Washrooms and change rooms

You can now reserve a spot for swims online by clicking on the facility name in the chart below.

Please note: The swim schedules listed in the charts below are a general overview of the schedule. When you click on the facility name to reserve your space, the only schedules that will display are for swims that have spaces available for reservation.

Please review the swim admission standards, and the COVID-19 safety measures before reserving your space.

  Day(s) Lane swim Public swim

Reserve a spot at General Burns Outdoor Pool
Monday to Sunday n/a 1 - 2 pm,
2:15 - 3:15 pm,
3:30 - 4:30 pm
Monday to Friday Noon - 1 pm 6 - 7 pm,
7:15 - 8:15 pm
Saturday and Sunday n/a 10:30 - 11:30 am,
11:45 am - 12:45 pm,
4:45 - 5:45 pm