Juniper Swim & Fitness Center

800 Northeast 6th Street, Bend, OR 97701, United States

50 meter Olympic pool at Juniper Swim and Fitness Center.

Aquatics Facilities

  • Olympic 50-meter Pool – covered and heated in the winter; outdoor, open-air in the summer | 4′ to 7′ deep
  • Seasonal Outdoor Activity Pool (May – September) with Splash pad, interactive water features and large water slide
  • Indoor pools and hot features:
    • Indoor 25-meter Pool | 2 diving boards | 4′ to 12′ deep
    • Indoor Children’s Pool & small duck slide | 2.6′ to 3′ deep
    • Coed Hot Tub
    • Steam Room & Sauna
See Schedule
Yoga class in the Mind & Body Studio at Juniper Swim and Fitness Center.

Fitness Facilities

  • Fitness Center and Weight Room
  • Fit Studio for functional fitness
  • Three Group Exercise Rooms – Cardio and Mind/Body Studios
  • Indoor Cycling Studio
  • Seasonal outdoor fitness areas
  • Numerous group fitness classes offered throughout the week.
Image of the Outdoor Activity Center during summer open swim at Juniper Swim and Fitness Center.

Additional features

  • Two entrances, two locker rooms and private changing rooms
  • Swim parties & private pool rentals (check for availability)
  • 22 acres of beautiful Juniper Park: Soft path fitness walking trails, baseball/softball field, four outdoor tennis courts, horseshoe pits, playground, picnic facilities and bike racks

Please call if you have any questions or need more information (541) 389-7665 (POOL).

BPRD’s swim & fitness centers are a perfect fit for every body.

Larkspur Community Center and Juniper Swim and Fitness Center are multi-generational recreation facilities. Both of these community swim and fitness facilities have the amenities and services to make your heart beat a little faster. All ages and abilities welcome.

Fitness and Water Features:

  • Fitness Centers with cardio, strength and free weight equipment.
  • Dedicated functional fitness areas for Cardio, Indoor Cycling, Group Exercise and Yoga.
  • Multiple aquatic centers to support a range activities, such as: lap swim, water exercise, therapeutic fitness, swim lessons and programs.
  • Hot Tub, Dry Sauna & Steam Room: These coed amenities are perfect for post-workout relaxation. Ages: 16 & up.
  • Pool and fitness locker rooms and changing rooms accommodate all facility users.
  • Wi-Fi & Lounge Areas with free wireless internet service.

Learn more about each facility and its programming or search for classes by fitness format:

Swim & Fitness Center Fees & Passes

Owned and operated by Bend Park & Recreation District, Juniper Swim & Fitness Center and Larkspur Community Center are state-of-the-art facilities with a variety of quality fitness and aquatic programs. Community swim, fitness and recreation centers, both are open to people of all ages and abilities.

BPRD Fitness and Swim Fees

In addition to single-visit fees, BPRD offers the following passes for cost savings, flexibility and convenience. All fee options offer unlimited use of pools, fitness centers, hot features and access to more than 150 weekly group exercise programs at both Juniper Swim & Fitness Center and Larkspur Community Center. That’s right! One fee – two facilities and hundreds of classes.

10-Visit Passes – 15% off Single Visit Fee
Patrons may use visits for themselves or guests at the same entrance fee. This pass doesn’t expire.

Monthly Pass – Unlimited Visits – Auto Renewal Coming Soon
Purchased at any time during the month, with auto-renewal coming soon. You can choose not to renew at any time and maintain access until the end of that monthly period, but a reactivation fee of $5 will be assessed when reactivating an expired monthly pass. This reactivation fee will be waived until auto renewal is available.

Annual Pass – 20% off Monthly Pass
Like the monthly pass, the annual pass offers unlimited visits. Full payment is required at time of purchase. The annual pass is non-refundable, unless for documented health or emergency. If cancelled, months used will be calculated based on the monthly pass rate and credit or refund issued on the remaining balance.

Partner Discount:
Save 10% off monthly and annual passes when two people in the same household purchase a pass at the same time. Includes adults, youth and senior family members in the same household.

Family Passes:
Family passes include any adult, youth or senior family members living in the same household.

Recreation Swim Special: Good for Recreation Swim, Family Swim & Parent-Child Swim sessions
Fitness & Swim Pass or $6.oo fee per person when adult accompanies children, including spectators. Under 3 free.

Fitness Passes Through Health Insurance: Ask your health insurance provider if you’re eligible for a low-cost, or even no-cost fitness pass. BPRD participates in a variety of insurance-reimbursed fitness programs that include unlimited access to both BPRD fitness centers, virtual classes, lap swimming and drop-in fitness classes, including water classes and workout-on-your-own sessions. For more information, click here.

In-District Fitness & Swim Fees

Pass Type Adult (19-61) Older Adults (62*-79) Youth (3-18) &
Honored Seniors (80+)
Single-Visit Fee $8.00 $7.00 $6.00 N/A
10-Visit Pass $68.00 $59.00 $51.00 N/A
Monthly Pass $59.00 $46.00 $32.00 $110.00
Annual Pass $566.00 $442.00 $307.00 $1,056.00

*Older adult ages: BPRD is annually adjusting the qualifying age for older adult fees so that currently qualifying patrons continue to be included. Effective Jan. 1, 2023, the Older Adult age is 62. Effective Jan. 1, 2024, the Older Adult age will be 63.

Out-of-District Fee Policy: Residents who live outside of the Bend Park and Recreation District are encouraged to participate in all facilities and programs. Out of district residents do not pay property taxes that support the district and will be charged an additional 20% for programs and facility passes. If you need help determining if you live inside the district boundaries, call Customer Service at (541) 389-7275. We also have a District Map and you can simply put in your address and it will indicate if you live within the district boundaries.

Questions? See the Reopening Fees and Passes FAQs for more information.

Rules & Safety Guidelines:

Our goal is to provide a fun, safe and enjoyable experience for all patrons. Please take a few minutes to go over these rules and share them with your children. If you have any questions, please let us know. We expect everyone to follow the basic code of conduct.

Basic Code of Conduct

Respect the Rules – They exist for everyone’s safety.
Respect the Staff  They are here for your safety.
Respect the Facility  You own it.
Respect Each Other  The facility is for all to share.

Fitness Center & Under 18 Use

  • 16 – 17 year olds may use the fitness center without restriction, although completion of a teen orientation is recommended.
  • 11 – 15 year olds may workout in the fitness center under direct parent/guardian supervision or complete a teen orientation to use the fitness center independently.
  • Children 10 years old and younger are not allowed in the fitness center.

WiFi Use

Pool Etiquette

Play your part and help keep pools clean & safe.

  • Take a quick shower prior to entering a pool.
    Rinsing removes microscopic dirt, body oils and fluids, reducing the smell of chlorine on your body and around the pool.
  • Skip the body sprays, colognes and perfumes.
    Scented items react with chlorine and create smelly chloramine off-gasses, not the intended scent.
  • Mom was right. Try to go, even if you don’t think you need it.
    A preventative restroom break is best for kiddos and grownups. For small kids, use pool diapers for those who aren’t reliably toilet-trained. They're at the front desk.
  • Don't share the germs.
    Please don't use the pool if you or your child have had a fever or diarrhea in the past two weeks.
  • Aim for the deep end.
    No diving, except in the deep ends of the pools.
  • No monkey business.
    No running, roughhousing or unsafe behavior.

Supervision Requirements

  • Outdoor Water Slide:
    Children 6 years and younger and under 42 inches must be accompanied and supervised at all times by a responsible person 14 years or older.
  • Children 6 years and younger and under 42 inches:
    Must be supervised at all times by a responsible person 14 years or older.
    Must be accompanied in the water by an adult if they are a non-swimmer.
  • Youth 7 years and older or above 42 inches:
    Direct adult supervision is recommended especially for non-swimmers.
    Non-swimmers must stay where they can stand unless accompanied by a responsible adult or wearing a lifejacket.
  • Small Children’s Pool:
    The Small Children's Pool is reserved for children six and under and others who are unsafe in the larger pools. Older sibling/friends are permitted when there is room and only if playing appropriately. Adult supervision is required for all children swimming in the children’s pool. Help us keep this a safe and enjoyable pool for young children!

Water Features:

  • Deep Water Swim Requirements –Children must be able to comfortably swim one width of the pool (half on front, rolling over and half on back) to swim in the deep end or use the diving boards or rope swing. Lifeguards may require that you demonstrate your swim skills before using the deep end features. Lifejackets and/or catching and assisting children are not allowed.
  • Hot Tub –Children ages 5 and younger are not allowed in the hot tub. Youth ages 6 – 15 are allowed in the hot tub during family swim times when accompanied by an adult guardian. During recreation swim times, the hot tub is limited to 16 and older.
  • Steam Room & Dry Sauna – reserved for adults 16 and over.

Flotation Devices & Water Toys

  • Lifejackets are encouraged for non-swimmers, which we provide for use. People wearing lifejackets may not use the diving boards, rope swing or large slide.
  • Water wings and assisted flotation devices are permitted but may not be used as a substitute for supervision, lifejackets or swimming ability. Non-swimmers using water wings or partial flotation devices will be required to have an adult with them in the water at all times.
  • Outside toys are not allowed.

Class Etiquette

In group exercise, like all social settings, common courtesy calls for sensitivity to others. Please follow these etiquette guidelines when participating in group exercise classes.

  • Enter on time or a bit early. The warm up is a key component of class and we don’t want you to miss out on it!
  • Avoid wearing heavy scents and perfumes.
  • Shower and launder clothing before class.
  • No chewing gum.
  • Place cell phones and beepers in the off position.
  • Avoid smoking cigarettes or drinking alcohol before class.
  • Keep class conversation to a minimum – this demonstration of respect to your instructor and fellow classmates provides an opportunity for all to hear the instructor’s direction and flow through the workout.
  • Be courteous to your fellow classmates.
  • Be ready to adjust your space for others.
  • Be sure that your, um, private parts are appropriately covered.

Check with your physician before beginning any exercise program. If you have any medical considerations (recent surgeries, knee, neck or back problems, etc.), be sure to inform your teacher beforehand. Please note that instructors may use both physical assists as well as verbal cues to help students attain proper form, alignment and position. Please notify the instructor before class begins if you do not want to be touched. You are encouraged to bring and drink water throughout your workout. Thank you for attending and enjoy your workout!

Inclement Weather & Poor Air Quality

During inclement weather or poor air quality, check schedules regularly for possible cancellations or changes. During major weather events, it is best to call (541) 389-7665 to check if the facility is open or your specific program offered.

Juniper Swim & Fitness Schedules

Click here to view various fitness category schedules

May 13 – 17: Juniper’s Olympic 50-meter Pool will be closed for cover removal.
Check schedule for impacts.

Weekly Fitness & Swim Schedules:
Click on the schedules below for interactive calendars.