Swimming Pools & Aquatic Programs

SUMMER 2020 - CURRENT POOL GUIDELINES  (Updated 08-10-2020)

  • Little Cedar Bayou Wave Pool maximum capacity is currently 100 guests.
  • Only the Wave Pool remains open on Saturdays & Sundays through September 6.  The Wave Pool is also open on Labor Day (Monday, September 7), and will close for the season that day.  All other neighborhood pools are now closed for the season. 
  • If pool is NEAR capacity, NO RE-ENTRY will be allowed.  Pool Manager’s discretion on any RE-ENTRY request.
  • Due to limited capacity, the pool entry fee is per swim session at the Wave Pool.  Anyone wishing to swim in both swim sessions must exit during the 30-minute cleaning break and repay to enter for the second session.  Swim session times are as follows:  11:00AM - 2:45PM  |  3:15PM - 7:00PM
  • Pre-purchasing pool admission for guests that are not present will NOT be allowed.  Each guest must be present and ready to enter at the time of purchase.
  • Patrons will be required to completely exit the pool facility at the end of each swim session to allow for staff to clean/disinfect the entire facility.
  • Wave Pool tubes must be checked out and returned at the end of each swim session. Only 100 tubes will be available for checkout during each swim session.
  • Masks / Face Coverings are now required for all adults when paying at the gate and entering pool facilities. Once inside the pool area, they may then be removed. 
  • Swimsuits are REQUIRED to be in the pool.

For pool locations, entry fee prices, and amenities, click here!

Swimming Lessons

Classes are limited to 6 - 8 participants and will last for 45 minutes.  Click HERE for full class schedule!

Click here to find out which class will best suit your child.

  • WHERE: Various outdoor pools
  • DATES: Monday – Thursday, June 1 - July 30
  • TIME: Various (see class schedule)
  • AGE: 6 months and older
  • FEE: $25
  • REGISTRATION DEADLINE & INFO:  Registration opens April 1st.  Register online at laportetx.gov/register or by visiting the La Porte Recreation & Fitness Center at 1322 S Broadway, La Porte, TX 77571.  Participants must be registered at least one week prior (the Monday before) to the first scheduled lesson.  Please contact (281) 470-9891 for additional information!

Private Swimming Lessons

Private swim lessons offer one-on-one instruction from our most experienced certified instructors.  It also offers the most flexibility by allowing you to choose the time that best fits your schedule.

  • WHERE: Various outdoor pools
  • DATES: Monday – Thursday, June 1 - July 30
  • TIME: Scheduled with instructor; four 30-minute sessions
  • AGE: 6 months and older
  • FEE: $60
  • REGISTRATION DEADLINE & INFO:  Registration opens April 1st and closes July 30th.  Register online at laportetx.gov/register or by visiting the La Porte Recreation & Fitness Center at 1322 S Broadway, La Porte, TX 77571.  Participants must be registered at least one week prior (the Monday before) to the first scheduled lesson.  Please contact (281) 470-9891 for additional information!

ISR (Infant Self Rescue) Swimming Lessons 

ISR's unique results are achived through fully customzed, safe and effective, one-on-one lessons with only your child and the instructor.  What your child will learn, and the way he or she will learn it, is what makes ISR so different from traditional swimming lessons.  Always putting safety first, ISR emphasizes competence, which leads to confidence, and provides the foundation for a lifetime of enjoyment in and around the water.

  • INSTRUCTORS: Karen Littlejohn
  • WHERE: Recreation & Fitness Center Pool
  • DATE:  By Appointment Only
  • TIME: By Appointment Only
  • AGE: 6 months - 6 years; private lessons
  • FEE: Contact isrlaporte.com
  • REGISTRATION INFO & DEADLINE: For more information or to register, please visit isrlaporte.com or email k.littlejohn@infantswim.com.

Water Aerobics

This class targets all muscle groups with minimum impact on the joints and improves heart function, balance and circulation.

  •     WHERE: Recreation & Fitness Center Pool
  •     TIME: 7am or 8:15am (M,W,F) & 5:30pm (M,T,TH)
  •     AGE: 16+
  •     FEE: $30 per member | $35 per non member & Walk-In $6 per class
  •     REGISTRATION INFO & DEADLINE: Sign up at the Recreation & Fitness Center