Making a Splash in Columbus Pools and Waterparks

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Real Estate Agent with Keller Williams Capital Partners Realty 277320

Can you feel it Columbus? Summer is almost here. And pools around Central Ohio are opening soon. We have a list of the outdoor pools, and splash pads openings around the city.

 

Columbus City Outdoor Pools

 

Columbus has 8 outdoor public pools. To gain access, the swimmer must have a leisure card (Cost $1)  and pay $. 50 membership fee.

The Dodge and Tuttle Pools will open Sunday, May 26, 2019, the Sunday before Labor Day.

All other pool locations will open Tuesday, June 11, 2019

Click here to view the hours and locations of Columbus public pools

 

 

 

Three Columbus Parks also have Sprayground which is another great way to have the kids cool off.

 

BARNETT COMMUNITY CENTER SPRAYGROUND

1184 Barnett Rd.

Columbus, OH 43227

BLACKBURN COMMUNITY CENTER SPRAYGROUND

263 Carpenter St.

Columbus, OH 43205

INDIAN MOUND COMMUNITY CENTER SPRAYGROUND

3901 Parsons Ave.

Columbus, OH 43207

These will open on June 11 and are free to use!

 

Columbus Navigator has a great article of the other free splash pads around Central Ohio that are free to use.

 

Some of our favorites include

Veteran's Park in Delaware- A dinosaur-themed playground with a huge playground attached

The Easton Town Center Splash pad that provides kids with free entertainment and the mall

The Bicentennial Park- A Splash pad located on the Scioto Mile which is a good place to stop if you are having a walk or enjoying one of the many summer festivals at the park.

 

Other Suburban Pools-

 

Most of these pools have memberships passes you can purchase for the season or day passes

 

The City of Upper Arlington has three outdoor pools that are open from Memorial Day till Labor Day

 

Worthington Pool opens May 25 and has swim lessons and fitness classes all summer long

 

Bexley Pool features two waterslides, a splash pad, a toddler pool as well as plenty of lanes for swimming. It opens May 25

 

Highland Park Aquatic Center in Westerville is more of a mini water park! It features water slides, a lazy river and enough water features for a whole day of swimming! Highland Park opens early to pass holders May 16

Plains Township Aquatic Center is tucked behind 161 in New Albany. It features a water playground for little ones plus heated pool water for night swimming and movies.

 

Water Parks

Ohio has no shortage of waterparks.

If you want to stay local, head up to Zoombezi Bay in Powell. Enjoy over 17 water slides and attractions, including the newest addition for the 2019 Season Otter Banks. Plus it hosts it’s adult only lazy river. Your admission to Zoombezi Bay also gets you access to the Columbus Zoo so you can spend all day here!

 

Water parks are attached to Ohio’s major Amusement Parks

 

Soak City is next to King’s Island in Mason Ohio- Near Cincinnati

 

The Shores are connected to Cedar Point in Sandusky Ohio

 

Cincinnati also hosts two other water parks include The Beach and Coney Island

 

Monsoon Lagoon Watering Hole Safari & Waterpark- Port Clinton OH

 

There are also of plenty of indoor waterparks that also have outside pools in slides open for the summer season

Kalahari Resort
Castaway Bay
Great Wolf Lodge in  Sandusky OH

The Splash in Cincinnati OH

 

 


 

 

Ok, all this talk about pools makes me want to blow off work and jump in.  How about you?

We hope you all have a fun and safe summer!

 

 

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This timely information to share. 

They have been working on our community pools to have them ready for the season.

May 15, 2019 07:59 AM #1
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We had a pool in our last house & although it was fun to have it was a bear to maintain. We now have a waterfall in our new backyard that I only have to add water to a couple of times a year.

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Break out the sunscreen, people!!!

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