2017 Aquatics Program
Kids $2.25, Adults $4.50
Kids 14 Entry Swim Pass $22.50
Adult 14 Entry Swim Pass $45
All County operated pools are closed on Mondays and schedules are subject to change without notice. We will be open on the following holidays: Monday, May 29, Tuesday, July 4 (except Hardie Pool), Monday, September 4.
Lifeguard & Aquatics Coordinator Recruitment
The following agencies/businesses are offering Lifeguard and/or WSI Training.
City of San Luis Obispo Parks & Recreation
Cuesta Community College
Avila Bay Athletic Club
Kennedy Club Fitness
Avila Hot Springs
Cayucos Beach Junior Lifeguards
Cayucos Beach Junior Lifeguards is a 3-week program designed for youth ages 10 – 16.
Lessons take place at several of the County-operated pools. More information is available by speaking with the Head Lifeguard at each pool location. We offer group, private and semi-private lessons.
If you have questions during the off-season about our Aquatics Program or are interested in renting one of our pools for a special event during the summer please contact our reservation agent at 805.781.5930, option 4.
Pool Rental Fee
$90/hr (2 hour minimum). Any of our pools may be rented for private parties. Rental fee includes two lifeguards for up to 30 people. $15 per hour for additional 25 visitors.
Santa Margarita Lake Pool
4695 Santa Margarita Lake Road
Santa Margarita, CA
2017 Santa Margarita Lake Pool Schedule
There is a $10 Vehicle Day Use Entry Fee for Santa Margarita Lake Recreation Area. There is no charge to use the pool.
C.W. Clarke (Shandon) Pool
101 West Centre
2017 – Due to lifeguard staff shortage this pool may have periodic closures.