July 26, 2022

Seven County Outdoor Pools Can Provide Refreshing Times During the Summer Heat

Montgomery County has seven outdoor pools that are open to help residents of all ages stay cool during the summer heat. A variety of passes are available, including Montgomery County Recreation’s “Punch 12 Pass” that is good for 12 daily admissions for the price of 10.

The Bethesda, Germantown, MLK Jr., Sarah Auer Western County, Hector Ayala Wheaton/Glenmont, Long Branch and Upper County pools are currently open from 1-4 p.m. and 5-8 p.m. weekdays and from noon- 3 p.m. and 4-7 p.m. on Saturdays and Sundays. Hours will modify from Aug. 15-28.

Information on season passes can be found at Aquatic Passes - Department of Recreation - Montgomery County, Maryland (montgomerycountymd.gov).

Walk-up daily admission rates for County residents are:
  • $7 for adults.
  • $6 for seniors 55 and older.
  • $5 for children 17 and younger.
The walk-up daily admission rate for non-residents is $15 for all ages.

All adults 18 and older must provide a valid ID card with an address and proof of County residency at the time of entry. Patrons paying daily admission must sign in at the front desk.

More information about all outdoor pools is available at Pool Information - Montgomery County Recreation (montgomerycountymd.gov). Information also is available by calling 240-777-6840.