Indoor Pools Around Ann Arbor for Family Fun

Finding ways to get out of the house can be tricky, especially during the cold winter months. Whether you’re looking for a place to take your family, get some quick exercise or even host your next birthday party, public indoor pools are a great way to have fun during these grueling Michigan winters. 

Mack Pool 

Located in Ann Arbor, Mack Pool is open from 7am-9pm on weekdays and 9am-6pm on weekends.  Residents and non-residents can register for private swim lessons offered to ages 3 and up. Open swim times vary and are listed on the pool’s website. Along with lap swimming, there is an attached pool for kids. Mack Pool offers unique opportunities such as group swim lessons, women’s only swim on Saturday evenings and punch cards available for purchase. This pool is wheelchair accessible. 

715 Brooks Street, Ann Arbor.

Meri Lou Recreation Center 

The Meri Lou Recreation Center offers water aerobics, open swim, lap swimming and swim classes. The pool is 6,000 square feet with a shallow end measuring 3’6” and the deep end measuring 6’2”. The Meri Lou Recreation center offers Family Fun Nights on Fridays from 5:00-7:30pm. Swim times and events can be found on the website. The pool can hold up to four lap lanes and is wheelchair accessible. It is located in Ann Arbor. 

2960 Washtenaw Ave, Ann Arbor.

Charles S. Cameron Pool

This pool is located at Beach Middle School in Chelsea. Open swim times vary and can be found on the website. This pool can be reserved to host parties. They offer lifeguard training classes and swim lessons as well as lap swimming. This is a six lane pool with two diving boards and a separate shallow pool. Charles S. Cameron Pool is open to people both in and out of the Chelsea school district. 

445 Mayer Dr, Chelsea.

Dexter Community Pool

Dexter Community Pools offer both day passes and quarterly passes. Fees differ between residents and non-residents. Senior swim and adult lap swim are offered Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays. Adult lap swim takes place from 6am-8am and senior swim from 8:30am-9:30am. Open swim dates vary and can be found on the website calendar. This pool is available to rent for parties. 

3060 Kensington, Dexter.

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