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Fairmont Aquatic Center
1044 East Sugarmont Drive  
Salt Lake City, UT 84106
(385) 468-1540  

Located at 2225 South

FAQ

Where is Fairmont Aquatic Center?

Fairmont Aquatic Center is tucked away inside the picturesque Fairmont Park, located at 1044 East Sugarmont Drive (2225 South) in the heart of Sugarhouse.

Does Fairmont offer only aquatic programs?

Mainly, yes. Fairmont Aquatic Center some other recreational programs and classes.

Where do I register for a program or class?

You can register in person at the front desk or online. Due to the high demand of swim lessons, it is best to register online.

Does Fairmont offer scholarships or reduced fees for aquatic programs?

No. Swim Lessons and Swim Team are not included for the 'access' rate. In addition, Fairmont is a Tier 1 facility within the Parks and Recreation fee schedule, thus charges reduced rates for youth aquatic programs.

What are your rates? How much does it cost to come to Fairmont? Does Fairmont have monthly or annual passes?

Please visit the fees page for our rates.

Can I visit the center for free?

We offer a free, one time 7 Day Pass to new potential pass holders.

Do you rent lockers?

Yes, the front desk can rent lockers to monthly or annual pass holders. There is a $5.00 monthly locker rate. Monthly we will check the locker and cut off locks on lockers that are past due.

For daily locker use, please bring your own lock to place on our lockers. Locks left on lockers overnight will be cut. Free cell phone and wallet lockers are in the lobby for anyone to use.

What are the Open Plunge hours for Fairmont?

View Fairmont Aquatic Center regular schedule and hours of operation. Open plunge varies with the school year.

There are dates when the lap pool will be closed for swim meets.

The staff post updates to the Fairmont Aquatic Center Facebook page daily.

Does Fairmont have birthday parties?

Fairmont Aquatic Center is a great place for Birthday Parties. We also offer Private After Hours Parties.

Please note, that people must be 48 inches tall and 6 years old to go down the slide.

Can I bring a group of kids in for swimming?

Yes! We welcome school, youth, or camp groups to come in during open plunge hours and swim. Due to the number of lifeguards needed to keep everyone safe, we like to have at least five (5) business days notice to adequately staff the pools.

Groups of 20 or more will receive a $1.00 off the daily rate, per person.

Contact us at (385) 468-1540.

I am only coming in to watch my kids / grandkids swim. Do I need to pay the daily fee?

If all children meet the minimum age requirements and can swim safely on their own and truly do not need assistance in the pool, then we will not charge a spectator fee.

I am in a wheelchair, or have limited walking ability and would like to access the lap pool. Is that possible?

Yes, there is a lift available that can transfer an individual from the deck to lane 1 of the lap pool. Lane 1 is also designated as the accommodation lane.  There is a transfer lift for access to the leisure pool as well. 

Please note that you may also qualify for a Disability Fitness Pass. This pass is a pass that allows anyone with a documented disability to bring an assistant into the facility at no additional fee. These passes can be purchased at Fairmont and at any Salt Lake County Recreation Facility.

Does Salt Lake County offer Corporate Rate memberships?

The organization you work for can purchase six to 19 annual individual or family 'block' passes at a 10% discount or receive a 20% discount off the purchase of 20 or more individual or family annual passes. These passes must be purchased at the same time. Names of pass holders is helpful during the process.

There are also daily 'Block' passes that can be purchased for employees,  a group or program.  Passes are discounted off the regular daily pass rate.  20+ daily passes purchased = $1.00 off regular rate entrance rate. [20 passes would cost $60.00]. These passes can be used up to one year after purchase

If you would like this option please call and ask for Bess.

Why do I need to shower before entering the pool?

Showering before entering the pool helps prevent the spread of germs and illness.  Here are a few helpful tips from our friends at the Salt Lake County Health Department to help protect your family and others:

  • Don’t swim when you have diarrhea. You can spread germs in the water and make other people sick.
  • Practice good hygiene. Shower with soap before swimming and wash your hands after using the toilet or changing diapers. Germs on your body end up in the water.
  • Don’t swallow the pool water. Avoid getting water in your mouth.
  • Take your kids on bathroom breaks and check diapers often. Waiting to hear “I have to go” may mean that it’s too late.
  • Change diapers in a bathroom or a diaper-changing area and NOT poolside. Germs can spread in and around the pool.
  • Wash your child thoroughly (especially his or her rear end) with soap and water before they enter or re-enter the pool.