Outdoor Pools & Splash Pads
Gathered by Madison with Kids | Dane County, WI
Location:
2018 Schedule & Details:
BELLEVILLE
Belleville Aquatic Center
626 W Main St | (608) 424-6136
Open limited hours beginning May 29th
Most weeks offer open swim daily beginning at 1:00 p.m. Operated by
Belleville High School.
BLUE MOUNDS
Blue Mound State Park
4350 Mounds Park Rd
Note: No life guard on duty & no zero-depth or toddler area
Located in Blue Mounds State Park (state park admission/sticker required),
this pool depth is 3 ft to 4 ft, and also offers a camping-themed splash pad.
Regular hours, Memorial Day through Labor Day are 12 PM to 7 PM
weekdays & 11 AM to 7 PM weekends.
CROSS PLAINS
Cross Plains Pool
2107 Julius St | (608) 798-3241
Open limited hours beginning May 28th
Regular season hours June 10 through August 26, 2018. Located by the
Rosemary Garfoot Public Library; includes play structure & swings.
DEFOREST
DeForest Splash Pad
Conservancy Commons Park
Open Memorial Day thru Labor Day 10 AM - 8 PM
Located at Conservancy Commons Park, includes shelter, restrooms &
playground.
FITCHBURG
Fitchburg Splash Pad
2930 Chapel Valley Rd
Open Memorial Day thru Labor Day 10 AM - 8 PM
Located at McKee Farms Park, home of Kids Crossing Dream Park, the
splash pad is open 10 AM to 8 PM through Labor Day
MADISON
Goodman Pool
325 Olin Ave | (608) 264-9292
Open June 8th thru September 3rd
Open most weekdays at 1 PM & Sat/Sun at 12 PM. Some weeks have
modified hours. The Irwin A. & Robert D. Goodman Pool is owned & operated
by the City of Madison & offers zero-depth entrance, fountains & other shallow
water play; plus water slides, separate diving pool, concessions, ample rest
rooms & parking. The pool is situated between Park St & John Nolen Drive.
MADISON
Cypress Splash Park
(608) 266-4711
Corner of Cypress & Magnolia
902 Magnolia Ln; Madison, WI
Open first day of MMSD break through Labor Day.
Located on Madison's south side, Cypress Splash Park offers both wet and dry
play areas with fun water features for toddlers & preschoolers, and also a rain
shower & cascading water features for adolescents. Hours are 11 AM to 7 PM.
Note: There are no restroom facilities.
MADISON
Elver Park Splash Pad
1250 McKenna Blvd, Madison

Reindahl Park Splash Pad
1818 Portage Rd, Madison
Open 10 AM to 7 PM daily
Elver Park is home to one of Madison's largest sledding hills, located off of S.
Gammon Rd on the west side. Reindahl (Amund) Park is on Madison's east
side off of E. Washington Ave near Lien Rd.
> General information about Madison Parks' Splash Pads
MAZOMANIE
Mazomanie Swimming Pool
318 Park St | (608) 795-2106
Open May 24th, 2018
Open swim is offered most days beginning at 12:30 PM weekdays and 1 PM
Saturday and Sundays. Splash Pad 10 AM - 8 PM
MIDDLETON
Bauman Aquatic Center
2400 Park Lawn Pl | (608)
836-3450
Open June 9th - August 26th
Owned & operated by City of Middleton; includes a zero-depth entrance,
several water play features, sand playground & water slides. Hours are
Mon-Fri 1:30 PM to 8 PM; Sat & Sun 1 PM to 8 PM.
MIDDLETON
Middleton Splash Pad
6300 Mendota Ave
Open Memorial Day thru Labor Day 9 AM - 7 PM
Splash pad is nestled in the gorgeous Lakeview Park, including lots of
playground equipment, shelter, restrooms, lots of grass & shade & picnic
areas.
MONONA
Monona Community Pool
1013 Nichols Rd | (608) 222-2525
Open limited hours beginning June 2nd thru August 26th
Located by Winnequah Park and the Monona Public Library, includes a
separate toddler pool (18 inches deep.).
Note: Pool will be CLOSED
7/22 - 7/29 while preparing for and hosting the 2018 All-City Swim
Meet, happening 7/26 - 7/28.
MOUNT HOREB
Mount Horeb Aquatic Center
204 Park St | (608) 437-5916
Open June 2nd thru August 18th
Located at Boek's Park, includes a baby pool with zero-depth entrance & wet
sand play area.
SUN PRAIRIE
Dolphins Cove @ PAC
1010 N Bird St | (608) 837-4646
Open May 28th - September 3rd
Dolphin's Cove is a private outdoor water park at Prairie Athletic Club, which
includes water slides, a lazy river, a zero-depth family pool, many interactive
water features, and more! Guest passes available to the public, a waiver will
need to be completed at the front desk inside PAC. Hours vary.
SUN PRAIRIE
Sun Prairie Aquatic Center
920 Linnerud Dr | (608) 837-3449
Open June 9th thru August 25th
Operated by the City of Sun Prairie; located close to the library, includes
zero-depth entrance, kiddie slides, water play features, playground, sand &
more.
VERONA
Goodman Aquatic Center                 
7762 Cty Hwy PD | (608) 848-1822
Open weekends beginning June 2nd thru September 3rd
Owned by the Madison Jewish Community Council, managed by Madison
School & Community Recreation (MSCR). Includes zero-depth entrance,
shallow water play. Daily hours change throughout summer, see website for
details.
PRIVATE POOLS/TENNIS CLUBS
The following is a list of private pools that sell ownership in their pool to the community.  Memberships
typically require an initiation fee or "stock" (usually $300 - $500) in addition to the season or long-term
membership package you choose (individual, family, etc.) Before you let the cost scare you, many pools do
waive the stock fee for the first/introductory year. Additionally, along with open swim times,
memberships generally includes family swim lessons, swim/dive team participation, guest passes to invite
friends, and also hold special events throughout the season for members.  
Hill Farms Swim Club
(608) 238-0600
2 N Eau Claire Ave | Madison
Hill Farms neighborhood pool, off of Regent St from N Whitney Way, across
from Rennebohm Park.
Ridgewood Pool
(608) 441-0240
5109 Barton Rd | Madison
Orchard Ridge neighborhood pool, near the corner of Raymond Rd & Whitney
Way.
Shorewood Hills Pool
(608) 266-2559
Shorewood neighborhood pool, off of University Ave (between Hilldale Mall
and UW Hospital).
Seminole Pool
(608) 273-6030
5948 Schumann Dr | Fitchburg
Seminole Pool & Tennis Association located near Seminole Hwy, just South of
Hwy PD/McKee Rd.
West Side Pool
(608) 273-1955
5533 Odana Rd | Madison
Outdoor pool club located by Supreme Health & Fitness, just off of Whitney
Way.
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