Hood River Aquatic Center :: General Info & Special Events

Located on 17th Street and May Avenue, the Hood River Aquatic Center features year-round fun and educational activities for everyone! 

General Announcements

Water Polo and Hood River Swim Team practice every Tuesday and Thursday and Friday from 3:30-5:30pm and on Fridays from 3:30-5pm.  There will be NO lap lanes available on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 3:30-5:30pm and on Fridays from 3:30-5pm.  

Hood River Aquatics Center Rope Swing


Parents must be IN THE WATER with children during adult only times and when using the Wade Pool.  There are certain hours reserved for children to swim on their own.  Please see the online schedule or call the Aquatic Center with questions.

Employment Opportunities

Interested in working at the pool?  Applications may be obtained at the Hood River Aquatic Center at 1601 May Avenue, or you can download an application. For more information, contact the Aquatic Center Supervisor at 541-386-1303.

  1. Front Desk Receptionist:  Part time in the afternoon, evenings, and Saturdays.  Must be good with people and able to handle several tasks at once. 
  2. Lifeguard:  Part time in the afternoon, evenings, and Saturdays.  Applicant must have Lifeguard and CPR Certifications.

Banner Sponsors

THANKS to all of our current banner sponsors!  Please support them, as they help to enhance our facility. 


All Adventures Rafting, Apple City Auto Body, Azula Chiropractic, Bergstrom Family Eyecare, Bambinos Day Care, Bryan's Plumbing, Carlson Home Inspections, Coburn Electric, Columbia Laser Skin Center, Common Energy, Copper West Real Estate,  Cornerstone Cuisine, Copper West Properties,  Cutie Pie Consignment, Dairy Queen, Devco Mechanical, Domino's Pizza, Every Thread Counts, Egg Harbor, Gorge Dental, Gorge Grown Farmers' Market, Gorge Learning Center, Hood River Coffee,  Hood River Hotel, Hood River Physical Therapy, John L. Scott, Kidsense Pediatric Therapy Center, Julie Donahue Massage, Little Oak Montessori School,  Mike’s Ice Cream, Mt. Hood Meadows, The Mesquitery & The Shed, Northwest Pediatrics & Adolescent Medicine, NW Natural Gas, Pacific NW Credit Union, Print It!, Rachel's Corner, Skyline Hospital Sports Medicine and Physical Therapy, Secure Storage, SHORTT Supply, Solstice Wood Fire Cafe,  Subway, Tim Foley Physical Therapy, True Gorge Artisans, UPS Store, Your Rental Center, Wet Planet, Wells Construction


To become a sponsor, contact the Aquatic Center Supervisor at 541-386-1303.



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1601 May Ave, Hood River, OR :: (541) 386-1303