Swimming Pool - Sherlock Park

Children playing at a pool with a water feature

Open for the season beginning Friday, June 19th

End of Season date: 

Sunday, August 23rd 

Contact the Swimming Pool:
Location: Sherlock Park, 919 5th Avenue NW
Phone: 218-773-9231

The East Grand Forks swimming pool has been a popular spot for family fun for many years and also a terrific place for local residents to find a cool place during many warm summer days.

2020 Swimming Pool Capacity

Capacity 200 people
(subject to change at any time as we are following COVID-19 Guidelines)

Click here to see our COVID-19 Guidelines

Effective Saturday, July 25th 
In compliance with Executive Order 20-81, pool patrons and employees must wear a face mask when:
     - When waiting in line to enter the pool building
     - Inside the Pool building
     - In any circumstances where social distancing cannot take place

Face Masks should not be worn when swimming or when using a shower

Business Hours:
Monday through Friday;

  • 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
  • 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Tuesday & Thursday will be Family Swim from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m.

  • Floaties & Pool Toys welcome during this time.
  • In order to attend family swim, children must be attended by a parent.

Saturday & Sunday

  • Noon to 3:00 p.m.
  • 4:00 to 7:00 p.m.

Pool will close for one hour each day for regular cleaning and disinfecting of pool deck, showers, and bathroom facilities.

Price per session:

  • Ages 4 and under: $1.00
  • Ages 5 to 17: $3.00
  • Ages 18 & Older: $4.00
  • Non-swimming adult: $1.00

2020 Season Swim Pass

Individual $75
Family up to 4 people $175
Additional Family Members $20/each

Swimming Lessons

Dates to be determined - Please contact Swimming Pool directly for lesson details.

Pool Rental

The pool is available for private rentals outside of it’s normal operating hours.
One Hour $125
Additional Half Hour $50 per half hour

Rentals will be allowed, but must fit within COVID recommendations for use at swimming pools and outdoor social gatherings.

Minimum one hour rental required for reservation.

For rental availability please inquire with the Pool Manager by calling 218-773-9231 or stopping by the pool.

Swimming Pool Details

The pool went through a major renovation during the summer of 2016. With an estimated cost of approximately 2 million dollars for the renovation project, the community support group "Save Our Pool" has been and will continue to raise funds to assist in the project. Melody Olstad is the group leader and can be contacted by email. Also, Save Our Pool information can be found at Facebook.com/SaveOurPool/ and Save Our Pool - East Grand Forks. Please watch this site for future event listings and information.

If you wish to make a donation, please visit the Community Foundation or call 746-0668.