Lake of the Woods Swimming Pools
There are two outdoor swimming pools that are made available to use for members and their guests. These pool facilities are the Sweetbriar swimming pool located near the community center, and the recently opened clubhouse swimming pool. The pool season typically runs from Memorial Day to Labor Day and use of the pool is free for members. Guests are required to pay a daily $3 guest fee upon entry. Short term passes are also made available for the season and are available for purchase at the Holcomb building for $25 for 10 visits, $40 for 20 visits, and $45 for 30 visits.
Groups consisting of more than 10 individuals must get approval from the pool manager prior to entry. Parties may be scheduled for use after regular pool hours and must be planned a minimum 3 weeks prior to the event by contacting the Community Center.
Sweetbriar Pool is open daily (except for Wednesdays) from 1 PM – 8 PM from May 25th to August 10th and is only open on Saturdays & Sundays from August 10th to Labor Day.
Sweetbriar is home to the LOW competitive swim team who use the pool for practices, as well as swim meets. Sweetbriar is a rectangular pool, and features include a declining ramp, steps and ladder entry points, a diving board and slide, and shower/bathroom facilities. A separate gated pool activity area is also available for children under the age of 6.
Since the Clubhouse pool was recently opened in June of 2019, a tentative scheduled was made available for last year, however a schedule has yet to be posted for the upcoming season. The days/hours that the pool will operate within will be updated at a later point in time. The pool is located next to the Clubhouse, with a beach, basketball court, playground and picnic area located nearby.
Features of the Clubhouse pool include a zero-depth entry point that is perfect for small children and is handicap accessible, water volleyball, water basketball, spray features, separated lap swim lanes a snack bar and showers/bathrooms.