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Modified operations due to COVID-19:
Parks and trails open with temporary use and distancing rules.
Basketball courts closed | Playgrounds open

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.

Facility Reservation Calendars

About Family Swim

Family Swim is offered in the outdoor activity pool and indoor pools in 80-minute sessions from mid-morning to early evening Monday to Saturday.

All children must be accompanied by parent or guardian 16 years or older during Family Swim. Adults in each household are responsible for monitoring and maintaining distancing from other households. To assist, households will have designated on-deck spaces for required distancing.

Reservations are required and limited to 50 people per pool to allow for safe distancing.

Reservations are made online at bendparksandrec.org/juniperreservations or by phone at (541) 389-7665 and require a household account with Bend Park and Recreation District. Reservations can be made up to 7 days in advance, and remain open until 15 minutes prior to session start time – based on availability.

Establishing a BPRD household account is a 5-minute set-up process with activation by the Customer Service team within 48 hours of submission. Learn more on the district’s How to Register webpage

Additional details to know about Family Swim:

  • You may arrive to a session up to 10 minutes early.
  • Come ready to swim – wearing swimwear and shower before arriving. Locker rooms are not available except for bathroom use and hand washing.
  • Participants and visitors to the outdoor activity pool and surrounding outdoor spaces are not required to wear a face covering. If an individual goes indoors, a face covering is required for anyone over the age of 12 or unless a medical condition or disability prevents a person from wearing a face covering. Face coverings are also not required when doing strenuous physical exercise (i.e. swimming, fitness class, weight room use, etc.)
  • Limit personal belongings and do not bring pool toys from home. Coast Guard approved personal floatation device (PFD or life jacket) is allowed from home.
  • Skip food and beverages, except for full water bottle. Bottle fill stations available indoors, but water fountains and for-purchase beverages are not available.
  • Be prepared to leave without changing clothes.

About the Pools

About the Outdoor Activity Pool
The outdoor activity pool offers warm 85-degree water with slides, tumble buckets, and a splash pad the pool depth is 0″ – 3’6″.  All children must be accompanied by parent or guardian 16 years or older.

About the Indoor Children’s Pool
The Indoor Children’s pool is 90 degrees the pool depth is 2′ – 2’6″  with small slide, the main indoor pool is 3’6″ – 12′ and has water basketball as well as 1 meter and 3 meter diving boards.

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.

About Classes & Sessions

  • 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.

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.

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: