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Sunset Pool

Longmont Recreation Services' Sunset Pool is a heated outdoor pool with six lap lanes, a large wading area, three diving boards, and two fast and fun waterslides. The pool is surrounded by both grass and sand areas with magnificent mountain views - a complete attraction for the entire family! Pool depth ranges from approximately 6 inches deep at the shallow end to 11 feet deep in the diving well.

No membership is required: our facility is open to both residents of Longmont and non-residents. Go to admittance fee page. Quarterly swim passes are not valid at Sunset Pool. 20 visit-passes and annual passes are accepted. Outdoor-only passes are available, more information available on the admittance fee page.

No refunds due to inclement weather.
If paid drop-in admission; receipts will be issued to use indoor facilities only IF Sunset Pool permanently closes for the remainder of the day.

Sunset Pool is OPEN for the Summer 2014 Season

pdf of Sunset Pool General Information

Post Season HoursAugust 11-September 1**


Lap & Open Swim: 8:45am-7pm

*Slides will NOT turn on until 1pm


Adult Lap Swim: 8am-10am

Open Swim: 10am-6:30pm


Adult Lap Swim: 10am-1pm

Open Swim: 1pm-7pm

Labor Day Hours: Monday, Sept 1

Lap & Open Swim: 10am-5pm

**Deep Water Aerobics and AquaZumba® will continue at Sunset Pool through August 31.

See full Masters POST Summer Masters Swimming Schedule

Adult Lap swims:

  • Share pool space with other activities.
  • Circle swimming is encouraged.
  • Patrons who are 16 and older are considered adults.
  • Slides and Diving Boards will NOT be available for use.

Special Hours & Closures


Monday, September 1, 2014

Lap & Open Swim: 10am-5pm

2014 Rentals
Facility Rentals




- 1st hour

- Each additional hour

- Closing fee for each additional 15 minutes

Main Shelter Reservation $35.00 - Up to 3 hours

Tent Shelter Rentals

(during regular hours)

$25.00 - Up to 3 hours
Indoor Party Room



- up to 2 hours

-hourly rate

For rentals during pool hours, Admission fees must be paid in full at the time of your get together.

The Indoor Party Room can be rented for meetings without additional admittance fees.

Sunset Pool

1900 Longs Peak Avenue
Longmont, Colorado 80501
(303) 651-8300

Longmont Recreation Services' Sunset Pool
Map to Sunset Pool

Sunset Pool can be reached only from Longs Peak Avenue via Hover Road or Sunset Street. There are traffic lights at 9th Ave at both Hover and Sunset Streets, and at 3rd Ave and Hover. There are four way stops at 3rd at Sunset St and at Longs Peak and Sunset Street. Please park along Longs Peak Avenue and in the surrounding neighborhood in legal parking.


Fitness Classes *** All Fitness Programs will begin at Sunset on June 2.

Deep Water Aerobics †begins May 27

Monday -





Aqua Booty Boot Camp (NEW!) Friday 10am-11am
Aqua Zumba®

Mon & Fri


Masters Swimming




6am -7:15am



Admittance Fees:

  • Everyone who enters Sunset Pool must pay the appropriate admittance fee, whether you choose to swim or not.
  • Patrons participating in swimming and diving lessons will have to pay admittance fees if they choose to participate in Open/Lap Swim, unless entrance fee is noted and included with program registration fee.
  • All patrons must vacate Sunset Pool approximately 15 minutes after the end of their last lesson. Please plan your shower time accordingly.

Refund Policy:

  • There are NO refunds for admittance fees due to weather-related closures. If in doubt of the weather, please ask for a receipt when paying - this receipt may be used at an indoor City of Longmont Recreation facility during the same day of the weather closure.
  • Sunset Pool strives to remain open during all scheduled hours, but for safety reasons cannot be open during heavy rains, lightning and thunder.
  • Sunset Pool will close approximately 15 minutes after the last swimming session.


Rental times and dates are limited!

Sunset Pool is available for parties and facility rentals!

Hold your own special event at Recreation Services' Sunset Pool! Reserve a special time either before or after regularly scheduled hours. Rental

time is started when the facility is open to the group and ends when the facility is empty and locked at the completion of the rental. When making

your reservation, consider the time needed to set up decorations as well as the clean up and shower time of your guests. Prices can be adjusted to

accommodate this extra time. The entire rental fee is due when making the reservation, 1/2 is refundable if you choose to cancel. All necessary staff is included in the rental fee.

Fee: $120.00 first hour, $100.00 each additional hour, $25.00 closing fee (15 minutes)

Indoor Party Room:

This room is available for Pool Parties during regularly scheduled open swim hours. This room is surrounded by windows, so you can beat the heat and sun while still watching the kiddos play! Rent when utilizing Sunset Pool is not a priority such as having a nice indoor meeting room before or after golfing; you can reserve the room anytime! Hourly rate: $25.00/hr.

Fee: $40 for up to two hours plus group rate admittance fee for all guests whether they choose to swim or not when reserved during Open Swim Hours. For reservations made solely for the room usage; with no access to Sunset Pool; there is NOT an extra fee.

Tent Shelter Reservations:

Shade shelters are 2 stand-alone colorful canopies that are spread throughout Sunset Pool. During open swim, shade shelters are utilized as a first come, first served prime pool side location. The only way to secure this prime shade real estate is to make a reservation in advance. Shade shelters are a great way to host parties and celebrations while keeping your guests together in a central spot.

You can bring in your own food and non-alcoholic beverages (please no glass containers).

Reservations are only available during Open Swim Hours.

The rental fee is non-refundable.

Fee: $25.00

for up to 3 hours plus group rate admittance fee for all guests whether they choose to swim or not.

Sunset Pool Main Shelter Reservation:

Sunset Pool Main Shelter is located closest to the shallow play area near the golf course. Reservations are only available during Open swim Hours. The rental fee is non-refundable.

Fee: $35.00 for up to 3 hours plus group rate admittance fee for all guests whether they choose to swim or not.

Call Centennial Pool or Sunset Pool (when open for the season) with any questions and to reserve over the phone with a debit/credit card. Any other method of payment can be done at the Centennial Pool front desk.

Full payment is due at the time of reservation.

(303) 651-8406

8/12/2014 by web page author S. Dabney, Centennial Pool (303) 651-8406