Forest Hills Pool
- Outdoor Pool
Forest Hills Pool is currently open for the 2021 summer season.
We are currently hiring lifeguards. Our summer/seasonal lifeguard positions start at $17.99/hour. Please visit the City of Durham Career Page for more information and to apply.
Due to a staffing shortage, Forest Hills Pool will be closed on Saturday, July 31. It will reopen to the public on Monday, August 2 from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.
|Monday - Thursday||1 p.m. to 5 p.m.|
|Saturday||1 p.m. to 5 p.m.|
Hours subject to change.
Forest Hills Pool will close for the season on Thursday, August 12, 2021.
| Daily Admission Type||City Resident - Daily Admission Fee||Non-City Resident - Daily Admission Fee|
|Youth & Teen (ages 0-18)*||No Cost||$5|
*All youth and teens under 18 years of age must have an account set up by a parent/guardian in ActiveNet prior to utilizing the pool alone for open rec swim. All children under the age of 13 must be accompanied in the pool area at all times by someone at least 16 years of age or older. Children 5 years and younger are required to be accompanied by someone at least 16 years of age or older in the water.
- Everyone who enters the pool must pay the admission fee including persons who are observing and not swimming.
- Daily admissions can be paid by credit card or cash (bills larger than $10 are not accepted).
- Admission fee covers the entire day. A re-entry stamp is required if leaving and coming back to the pool. Refunds are not issued for daily admissions.
- In order to maintain a safe swimming environment, facility management may have to periodically limit pool admission until those patrons already admitted have exited.
- Pool hours subject to change.
Forest Hills Sprayground
The Forest Hills Sprayground is currently closed pending repairs. Please check back soon for updates.
The Forest Hills Sprayground is located in the playground area and can be accessed when the pool is closed. There is no admission fee for the Forest Hills Sprayground.