Pool Rules and Information
ALL MEMBERS AND GUESTS MUST SIGN IN WITH
THE LIFEGUARD ON DUTY UPON ENTRANCE TO THE FACILITY.
MUST shower before entering
the pool, hot tub, or wading pool.
No regular diapers (cloth or disposable)
are allowed in the wading or large pool. Swim diapers are required.
(HEALTH DEPARTMENT REGULATION)
No person with a communicable disease is
permitted in the pool, hot tub, or wading pool.
No one under the influence of drugs or
alcohol is permitted in the pool or hot tub.
No candy, food or beverage permitted
within 12 feet of pool, hot tub or wading pool.
NO GUM allowed inside pool compound.
No furniture within 12 feet of the pool.
No smoking allowed on pool property.
Only unbreakable containers are allowed
on pool grounds…NO GLASS!
The lifeguard has the authority to
ask anyone to leave the pool grounds at any time.
Lifeguards will have the authority
to exercise Club Discipline Policy for infractions.
The lifeguard shall determine who is
capable of swimming in the deep end and using the diving board.
The lifeguard on duty must approve
pool play toys. The lifeguards will exercise their own judgment.
Toys and games allowable will depend on the number of persons in the
pool. No floatation toys are allowed in the pool or wading
pool. Floatation vests are allowed for infants and toddlers.
Lifeguards will monitor the hot tub
and wading pool, but are not responsible for guarding.
CLUB DISCIPLINE POLICY:
Verbal warning from life guard.
2nd warning results in time
Member or guest removed from club for the rest of the day (phone
call home from Manager).
Member privileges revoked for up to 2 weeks. (Guest privileges
may be revoked for rest of summer. Phone call home from Manager)
Running, pushing or other pool
misbehavior is not allowed and will be subject to Club Discipline
No water guns or tennis balls allowed
inside the compound.
Those engaged in ball games
(particularly basketball) should be mindful of the safety of
non-participants around them.
Non-swimmers are restricted to the
shallow end of the pool.
All children under the age of 6
(regardless of swimming ability) must be accompanied in the pool and
supervised by an individual approved by the lifeguard on duty.
The wading pool is for children under 8 years of age who must be
supervised by an adult and is limited to 10 children at a time. The
lifeguard is not responsible for guarding the wading pool.
No one is permitted to use the pool
unless a lifeguard is on duty.
Children 6 and under are not allowed
in the hot tub.
Children 7-12 must be accompanied by
an adult who agrees to supervise them in the hot tub.
The lifeguard is not responsible for
guarding the hot tub.
Limited to 10 persons and a maximum
DIVING BOARD AND SLIDE:
Only 1 person at a time may be on
the diving board or on the slide.
No running or horseplay on the diving board
or on the slide.
Area under the diving board and the
slide must be
clear before use.
The lifeguard may close the diving
board and/or the slide during periods of heavy pool use.
Refer to additional rules posted at the slide.
Pool hours will be posted on the bulletin board.
Adult Only (noon) lap swim: Use
during this time is restricted to persons 18 years of age or older.
Early Bird and 6pm lap swim: Teens 13 and up may
Split Lane swim: From 1:30 to 2:00pm
on weekdays, and 6:00 to 7:00pm on all days, the pool will be
divided in half, with the west 2 lanes reserved for lap swim and the
east 2 lanes available for open swim. The diving board and slide
will be closed. No games may be played in the pool and noise shall
be kept to a minimum. The hot tub and wading pool will remain open
for regular use.
Only 1 guest per member allowed in pool during lap
The lifeguard will have a portable phone at all times which is reserved
for emergency use. Members can make brief local calls on the
wall-mounted phone outside of the pool office. Please check with the
$5.00 per day, per person, including
adults who use the pool or hot tub. Guest passes are available in
books of 10 passes for $45.
No charge for out-of-county guests
Guests must be accompanied by
Guests who reside inside Whatcom
County are limited to 15 visits per swimming season.
Families are limited to 3 guests at
any one visit or 1 guest family.
Siblings and friends of children in swim
lessons may not be left unattended at the pool.
Active club members may rent the
pool before or after hours for $85 for two hours. A non-refundable $25 deposit
(applied toward the cost of the rental) is require to secure the reservation. Call Ken Ericson, Pool Manager, at
or the pool answering
machine during non-operating hours at 360-647-2168.
Pool rentals may be booked for
Monday - Saturday evenings and Saturday and Sunday mornings (see
the What's New for additional information). No rentals on
Tuesday evenings during Teen Swim or Thursday evenings during Swim
Meets. Some daytime hours are
available. Contact the Pool Manager.
In consideration of our neighbors,
please keep noise down after 9:00 PM (including music and noise in
the parking lot).
Park cars in designated areas only. Overflow lot next door may be
PICNIC AREA & GAS GRILL:
The picnic area may be reserved for a 2-hour period – please sign up on
the whiteboard located in the picnic area. Please refrain from large
groups during adult swim, adult swim with children on deck rules are in
Please use bicycle rack provided in
the parking lot or bike rings on outside wall of pool building.
No bicycles within the pool area
unless property of a lifeguard on duty.
No dogs or pets within fenced area.
Please clean up after yourself and
place recyclable cans in the container provided.
THIS CLUB BELONGS TO YOU. PLEASE KEEP IT CLEAN.