Pools, Splash Pads and Splash Playgrounds

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The City of Tempe has three public pools and three neighborhood splash pads and one splash playground. Public pools include the indoor wave pool at the Kiwanis Recreation Center and the outdoor pools at the Escalante Multi-Generational Center and McClintock High School. There are three neighborhood splash pads located at Esquer, Hudson and Jaycee parks. The Cloud at Kiwanis Park, the city's new splash playground, is now open.

Kiwanis Wave Pool

6111 S. All-America Way • 480-350-5201


The Kiwanis Wave Pool is a year-round indoor heated pool featuring a lap pool with six lanes and zero depth entry. The Wave Pool is open during the Spring and Summer months offering 3' waves in varying patterns. The pool also features a 127 ft. long and 15 ft. tall double spiral water slide and splashdown pool. The Wave Pool is located in the Kiwanis Recreation Center. Click on the picture for additional information. Click here for the pool schedule.









Escalante Outdoor Pool

2150 E. Orange St • 480-350-5204

Open: Saturday, August 4 - Sunday, September 2


  • Saturday & Sunday: 1-5 p.m.
  • Monday, September 3: 1-5 p.m.

The Escalante Pool is a seasonal, outdoor pool featuring lap swimming lanes and a zero depth entry. The play pool offers water features and a slide for hours of entertainment. The outdoor pool is located at the Escalante Multi-Generational Center. Click on the picture for additional information.










McClintock Outdoor Pool

1830 E. Del Rio Dr. • 480-350-5201

Open: Saturday, May 26 - Sunday, August 5

Hours - Morning Lap Swim: *Closed Monday, September 3

  • Monday - Thursday: 6-9 a.m.

Hours - Evening Recreational Swim

  • Monday - Thursday, Saturday and Sunday: 6-9 p.m.

The McClintock Pool is a seasonal, outdoor pool featuring lap swimming lanes and diving boards. It is open for morning lap swim and evening open swim. This outdoor pool is located on the east side of McClintock High School campus. Click on the picture for additional information.










The Cloud at Kiwanis Park: Splash Playground

5406 S. Ash Ave.

Open daily: 8 a.m. - 10 p.m. 










Esquer Park Splash Pad

2407 E. McArthur Dr.

Open daily: 8 a.m. - 10 p.m.








Hudson Park Splash Pad

1430 S. Cedar St.

Open daily: 8 a.m. - 10 p.m.



Jaycee Park Splash Pad

817 W. 5th St

Open daily: 8 a.m. - 10 p.m.





To view the City of Tempe Aquatic Needs Assessment Study, please click here.
Aquatic Study


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