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Northwest Recreation Center

*At the recreation center, an irrigation and revegetation project will begin late June 2024. Estimated completion December 2024.



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*Due to limited lifeguard staffing, swim hours may vary. For the most up-to-date swim options, please call the center(s) prior to your visit.


Leisure Pool

  • Three Slides for all Ages
  • Interactive Play Features and Play Structure
  • Current Channel & Vortex
  • Zero Depth to 3 1/2 feet deep

Lap Pool

  • 8 Lanes / 25 Yard Pool
  • 3 1/2 to 9 feet deep
  • Spectator Seating
  • Mounted Pace Clocks
  • ADA Assistance Arm

  • 2 Full-Size Basketball Courts
  • Basketball Programs
  • Various Youth & Adult Programs
  • Open Gym Time

  • 14 Laps per Mile
  • 3-Runners-Wide
  • Corner Heavy Bag
  • Spin Bikes

  • Dimensions: 94' x 60'
  • No Food/Drink allowed - No Alcohol
  • Sand Court is available for Indoor Sand Volleyball Reservations or other rentals. Open Reservations for Sand Volleyball are divided up into 90 minute blocks each day. 

  • Rental request forms must be submitted at least 14 days in advance of the requested date.
  • All rentals must be fully paid in advance or secured by a deposit when the Rental Contract is signed. Rental Contract must be completed before rental.
  • After the contract has been completed, rental modifications must be approved by the Facility Manager prior to the rental date.
  • After-hours rentals will also require a $25/hr staffing fee.
  • Commercial or For-Profit rentals are 200% the standard rate.
  • All Facility Rentals must conclude by 11:00 PM.
  • All food requests must be approved by the Facility Manager.
  • All Salt Lake County programs take precedence over any rental requests.
  • Pavilion and other park space are also available for rent. Reservations and information on requirements may be obtained through the Salt Lake County Parks Operation office (385) 483-7275
Birthday Party Package $65/Hour (Includes 10 guests)
Leisure Pool/Lap Pool $300/Hour

Programs & Activities at Northwest Recreation Center

Northwest Recreation Center Contacts

Northwest Recreation Center Center

Front Desk

Phone Number (385) 468-1305

Sandy Woodard

Facility Manager

Frequently Asked Questions

The two story building is the Northwest Recreation Center, housing the swimming pools, fitness area, full size gym, and indoor running track. Most league sports, youth, and adult, will be held in the  Recreation Center.

The one story building is the Northwest Community Center.   The Community Center houses the Senior Center, Computer Lab, Food Bank, and State Licensed Child Care. Many classes including;  dance, karate, TaeKwon-Do, and music and art classes are held in the Community Center. Some youth sports may be held in the Community Center as well.

To work out in the Fitness area you must be 16 years of age or older.  Teens, 14 and 15 years old, may use the fitness area after completing a teen weight room orientation class. For information regarding the class, please contact the front desk for details.

The pools close an half-hour before the building closes to allow patrons to use the locker rooms after pool use, and allow staff to do regular maintenance and cleaning to prepare for use the next day.

Facility Hours

Monday: 6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday: 6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday: 6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Thursday: 6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Friday: 6:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Saturday: 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Sunday: 10:30 AM - 2:30 PM

Monday: 4:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Tuesday: Closed
Wednesday: 4:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Thursday: Closed
Friday: 4:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Saturday: 12:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Sunday: 10:30 AM - 2:00 PM

Memorial Day: 10:30 AM - 2:30 PM
Independence Day: Closed
Pioneer Day: Closed
Labor Day: 10:30 AM - 2:30 PM
Thanksgiving: Closed
Christmas Eve: 10:30 AM - 2:30 PM
Christmas: Closed
New Years Eve: 10:30 AM - 2:30 PM
New Year's Day: 10:30 AM - 2:30 PM