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Juniper Swim & Fitness Center: Fitness and swimming open
Summer registration open and programs underway
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Welcome back to Juniper Swim & Fitness Center!

Let’s get moving! A modified schedule of many popular swim sessions and group exercise classes is available. All activities, except for Fitness Center use, require advanced reservations to participate. Sessions may be reserved up to seven days in advance. Registration remains open until 15 minutes before the scheduled activity for any available openings.

See FAQs below for more information.

Now Open: The Fitness Center, FIT studio, group exercise rooms and outdoor exercise spaces are open. Lap swim, family swim, private pool parties, limited hot tub times, workout on your own water and water exercise classes are available.

Coming Soon: Youth swim lessons and Youth Novice Swim Team return August 1. Registration opens Wednesday, July 29 at 8:00 a.m.

Not Available: Child care, indoor showers, lockers, changing rooms, personal training, sauna and steam room.

Juniper Modified Facility Hours

Mon - Thur: 5:30 a.m. - 6:30 p.m.
Fri: 6:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Sat: 7:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Sun: Closed
Hours may be adjusted depending on use.

Pool Party Reservations

Looking to add some splash to your next party? 

Need a summer pick-me-up to spend some time with friends and family or want an alternative to celebrate a birthday postponed for the pandemic?

Consider reserving the indoor pool for an invitation-only experience for your family and closest friends. With plenty of space to maintain physical distance, enhanced air circulation and fun waiting in the pool and adjacent patio space, Juniper staff are ready to help with your summer party reservation. Learn more.

Facility Reservation Calendars

About Lap Swimming

Lanes are available for lap swimming and water running.

Lap swim sessions are held in the outdoor 50-meter pool and the indoor 25-meter pool. All lap swim lanes are 25 meters. Outdoor lanes are split into 25 meter deep or shallow lanes.

  • Lap Swim, Family Swim, fitness classes and activities require advanced reservation.
  • Lanes may be shared with household members only, but participants will need to pay separately.
    • Only one person in the household will need to register for lane and the second pays at the facility.
  • Participants and visitors to the outdoor pool and surrounding outdoor spaces are not required to wear a face covering. If you go indoors, a face covering is required.
  • You may reserve a lane up to 7 days in advance.
  • Reservations remain open until 15 minutes prior to session start time – based on availability.
  • You may arrive to lap lane up to 10 minutes early.
  • Lap Swim sessions are 40 minutes long with 5-minute cleaning/transition time.
  • Come ready to work out – showers before arriving.
  • Limit personal belongings – lockers/ storage not available.
  • Expect to depart promptly afterward. No lobby seating or common areas available.
  • Bring your own kickboard, fins and pull buoy.
  • Bottle fill stations available, but water fountains and for-purchase beverages are not available.

Fitness Center, cycle on your own and hot tub visits now included with reservations

We know the new reservation system is an adjustment from your regular facility experience. To add more value to your visit, patrons with class/lap swim/workout on your own reservations may now use the hot tub, ‘Cycle on Your Own’ or visit the Fitness Center before or after their reservation for no additional charge.

Hot tub sessions are 15 minutes long. ‘Cycle on Your Own’ and Fitness Center visitations use them same time slots as reservations. Both are subject to space availability and occupancy restrictions. See customer service for details.

About Classes

  • Fitness classes and activities require advanced reservation.
  • You may reserve a class up to 7 days in advance.
  • Reservations remain open until 15 minutes prior to session start time – based on availability.
  • You may arrive to class up to 10 minutes early.
  • Fitness Center sessions are 80 minutes long.
  • Spaces are cleaned after each session, with two deep cleanings daily.
  • Come ready to work out – showers not available.
  • Limit personal belongings – lockers/ storage not available.
  • Expect to depart promptly afterward. No lobby seating or common areas available.
  • Bring your own towel, mat and filled water bottle.
  • Bottle fill stations available, but water fountains and for-purchase beverages not available.
  • If you like, bring a block and strap for yoga.

How to Park & Enter

Outdoor pools and classes, Cycling and Group Exercises:
Attendees must enter through South Entrance or South Pool Pad Gate. They may park in lot accessed via NE Franklin Ave/NE 7th St.

Indoor pools and Mind & Body:
Attendees must enter through North Entrance and may park in lot accessed via NE Hawthorne Ave/NE 6th St.

Customer Service Hours and Contact Information

Contact Customer Service:
Should you need to contact the BPRD Customer Service team, they are available:

Monday - Thursday: 5:30 am  - 6:30 pm
Friday: 6:00 am - 4:00 pm
Saturday: 7:30 am - 4:00 pm
Sunday: Closed

Questions? Contact: