Pools and splash pads

Recreation facilities and programs are fully open starting on March 1. Check our COVID-19 page for full details. Self-screening before entrance is required at all facilities. Masks are not required but will continue to be worn be staff.  Proof of vaccination is not required.

The city owns one indoor swimming complex, one outdoor pool and two splash pads. Check our swimming page for drop-in schedules and the programs page for lessons and leadership courses.

Indoor pool

The Waterloo Memorial Recreation Complex is home to an indoor swimming complex (what we call the ‘Swimplex').

The Swimplex has a variety of pools, a diving tower, springboards, a waterslide and a splash area for children. Male, female and alternate-needs change rooms are available.

It's open year-round with the exception of an annual maintenance closure in September. Drop-in and registered swimming programs are available.

Outdoor pool

The Moses Springer Community Centre has an eight-lane outdoor pool with two waterslides, a ramp and stair leading into the shallow end. The pool has male and female change rooms, a shaded area and picnic tables.

It's open from mid-June to mid-September. Drop-in and registered swimming programs are available.

Splash pads

Waterloo currently has two splash pads. Find details on these pages:

There is a shaded sitting area for patrons, however please be prepared to be in the sun.