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Castaway Bay

Open May 30-August 9, 2009
Information verified May 23, 2009

Beach-like entry, water basketball and volleyball, and a bubble bench are just a few of the fun features that make up Castaway Bay. Castaway Bay may close due to inclement weather. Admission fees are non-refundable.

Location: 601 Beck Lane, Lafayette, IN.
Phone: (765) 807-0006

Hours: Daily 12:00p-7:00p; Tuesday 12:00p-8:00p
Admission Rates: Daily: Daily after 4:00p Tuesdays after 4:00p
Adult (18+) $4.00 $3.00 $2.00
Youth (3-17) $3.50 $2.50 $2.00
Toddler (0-2) Free Free Free
Family Night is Tuesday from 4:00p to 8:00p

 

Tropicanoe Cove Family Aquatic Center

Lafayette Parks and Recreation announces that Tropicanoe Cove Family Aquatic Center will not open on Memorial Day weekend. The department is still awaiting the arrival of new federally-mandated drains that must be installed in the pool prior to opening.

Admission allows unlimited use of all attractions at Tropicanoe Cove. Please note that height restrictions apply to some attractions. Weekend rates valid on Saturday, Sunday and holidays. Tropicanoe Cove may close due to inclement weather. Admission fees are non-refundable.

Location: Corner of Main and Scott Streets, Columbian Park, Lafayette, Indiana
Phone: 765.807.1500

Hours: 11a-7p Daily; 11a-8p Wednesdays; Sundays 12p-7p
Admission Rates: Weekdays: Weekday after 4:30p Weekends: Weekend after 4:30p
Over 48″ Tall $5.50 $4.00 $7.00 $5.50
Under 48″ Tall $4.50 $3.00 $6.00 $4.50
Toddler (0-2) Free Free Free Free
“Just Watching” Admission is $2.00 for those wanting to enjoy the atmosphere, but not wishing to swim.
Family Night is Wednesday from 4:00p to 8:00p
OVER 48″ $3.00
UNDER 48″ $2.00

2009 Tropicanoe Cove Schedule:

May 23-25: CLOSED
May 26-29: CLOSED
May 30-August 16: 11:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m. (Wednesdays till 8:00 p.m.) (Sundays open at noon)
August 17-21: CLOSED
August 22-23: 11:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. (Sunday open at noon)
August 24-28: CLOSED
August 29-30: 11:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. (Sunday open at noon)
August 31-September 4: CLOSED
September 5-7: 11:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. (Sunday open at noon)

 

Vinton Pool

Open May 30-August 9, 2009
Information verified May 24, 2009

This renovated facility features beach-like entry, a double water slide, playful water geysers, and large umbrellas. Vinton Pool may close due to inclement weather. Admission fees are non-refundable.  

Location: 3111 Prairie Lane
Phone: (765) 807- 0035

Hours: Daily 12:00p-7:00p; Thursday 12:00p-8:00p
Admission Rates: Daily: Daily after 4:00p Thursdays after 4:00p
Adult (18+) $3.00 $1.50 $1.50
Youth (3-17) $3.00 $1.50 $1.50
Toddler (0-2) Free Free Free
Family Night is Thursday from 4:00p to 8:00p

West Lafayette Municipal Pool
Information verified June 30, 2005

The West Lafayette Municipal Pool features three heated pools with 250,000 gallon capacity. The baby pool is less then 1 foot deep, the intermediate pool is 1 1/2 to 3 foot deep, and the large pool is 3 1/2 to 12 1/2 foot deep with two low diving boards.

Location:
Salisbury and Kingston Dr. (Behind Happy Hollow Elementary School)
West Lafayette, IN
Questions should be directed to the Parks and Recreation Dept 765-775-5129

When the pool is open an OPEN flag will be flying by the tennis courts.
The pool hours are subject to change due to weather and low attendance.
Daily Hours:
Adult Lap Swim: 12-12:50pm; 5-5:50pm
Public Swim: 1-4:50pm; 6-7:50pm
Admission Rates:
Adults 16 & Over: $3.00
Child age 5-15: $2.50
Adult Lap Swim: $2.50There is no charge for those 4 and under.

YMCA Pool

1950 S. 18th. St.
Lafayette, IN
voice 765-474-3448

Open: Pool hours vary for each day of the week.
Info: Memberships are available. Public hours are included.

YWCA Pool

605 N. 6th. St.
Lafayette, IN
voice 765-742-0075

Open: Pool hours vary Monday through Saturday. Members-only hours on Sunday.

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