Montpelier Pool


above photo by Rob Lehmert

The Montpelier City Pool is open again, and Pool Passes & Swim Lessons are now on sale!  

We will post updates and closure announcements HERE and on our Rec Facebook!

The Montpelier City Pool is operating a bit differently than in previous years. 

Click HERE for 2021 POOL FAQ updated June 16, 2021

Pool Liability 2021 Form

Montpelier Youth Swim Team / Mini Marlins registration has now closed for the 2021 season.  More info here

Looking for Summer Pool Staff!

The Montpelier Recreation Department is seeking seasonal pool staff for the municipal swimming pool this summer. Full and part-time positions are available. Staff will start work beginning the first week of July and ending August 22. There will be pre-season training prior to the start of the pool season. Training dates to be announced. Responsibilities would include supervising patron activity in and around the swimming pool, teaching swimming lessons, and front desk responsibilities. Applicants who do not hold a current Lifeguard certification could be accepted contingent on successful completion of a lifeguard course prior to the pool opening date. Please submit a resume and cover letter describing your interest and qualifications. Applications and job descriptions are available online at: (use the general job application) and can be submitted to or Montpelier Recreation Department, 58 Barre Street, Montpelier, VT 05602. Please submit applications ASAP. The City of Montpelier is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

All of the following content may change depending on the final decisions of the City Council.

Mondays - Fridays:

- Morning Lap Swim (Must Hold a Season Pass): 7:00 - 8:00 am
- General Swim: 1:00 - 4:15 pm
- Family Swim: 4:30 - 7:00 pm

Saturdays & Sundays:

- General Swim: 1:00 - 5:30 pm

SPECIAL NOTE: Family swim requires an individual to be entering 9th grade or they must be accompanied by someone 18 years of age or older. Children age 8 and under must be accompanied by an adult at all times.  Children 4 and under must have an adult IN the water with them.

UNSCHEDULED POOL CLOSINGS: The pool and deck area will be cleared for a period of 30 minutes anytime lightning is detected within a ­­­ 20 mile radius of the pool.  Patrons will be allowed to re-enter the pool once 30 minutes has elapsed without re-occurrence of thunder or lightning.  If storm conditions continue and there is no immediate sign of weather clearing, the pool will close for the day.  Follow us on Facebook for updated pool closings and schedule information.

Swimming Pool Fees
Pass TypeDaily AdmissionSeason Passes

Montpelier ResidentNon-Montpelier ResidentMontpelier ResidentNon- Montpelier Resident
Student K-12$5$10$40$80
Age 2-5$5$10$25$50
Senior Citizen 65+Free$10Free$50

Pool Pass Purchase Form      Swim Lesson Information & Form can be found here.   

Also required: Pool Liability 2021 Form

Families are considered parents/guardians and their children only.

Group of 20 or more? Contact us to set up a visit at our group rate starting at $5.00 per person (Very large groups may require an additional lifeguard staffing fee).