Are you without a backyard swimming pool or possibly looking for a change of scenery? The Tampa area has a number of pools for people to enjoy during the hot months, which we all know is the majority of the year for Floridians. Check out one of these three pools the next time the heat becomes too much.
North Shore Aquatic Complex
This facility is open year-round. A short distance from Tampa and located on the beautiful waterfront of St. Pete, the beautiful North Shore Aquatic Complex features an impressive 50-meter pool with diving board, 25-yard training pool, flume slide, splash pad, and a lovely pool deck for sunbathing. The facility is open 7 days a week from 1-4 and reopens from 7:30-9 for night swimming. The cost to swim is incredibly affordable with children’s fees at $2.50 and adults only a touch more at $3.00. Why wouldn’t you want to check out the North Shore Aquatic Complex?
Clearwater Beach Family Aquatic Complex
Grab the family and head to the fun-filled Clearwater Beach Family Aquatic Complex. This facility features a seasonal swimming pool with 6 lanes of 25-yard swimming. It also boasts a children’s play area equipped with water fountains, waterfalls, a frog slide and even an aquatic basketball hoop. There are plenty of places for the family to sit and relax whether that be lounging on chairs or having a picnic at a shaded table. The pool is open from 10-7, Monday through Friday, and on the weekends from 10-5. They are only open from June through August, however, so make sure you squeeze in a visit before the summer has come and gone. The price for children is an affordable $4 with adults coming in at a cool $6.
Bobby Hicks Pool
The Bobby Hicks Pool is a no frills, just swimming kind of facility. While the majority of local facilities feature splash pads, water slides, and other amenities; this is a pool for people longing for simplicity. Located in South Tampa, Bobby Hicks has excellent hours and is open from 6-8 Monday through Friday and on the weekends from 10-4. The option to simply swim is available every day at this lovely location.
Make sure to pack sunscreen, beach towels, and a good attitude. Give one of these fantastic pools in the Tampa area a visit today!