Open & Lap Swim

Open Swim - Currently Unavailable

West Hills Tennis and Fitness Center Open Swim Hours (Effective: October 1 to Memorial Day):

  • Morning: Monday, Wednesday, Friday - 6:00 to 7:15 a.m.
  • Evenings: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday - 7:00 to 9:00 p.m.
  • Weekends: Saturday and Sunday 1:00 to 4:00 p.m.

Additional hours may be available during school breaks.

West Hills Tennis and Fitness Center Open Swim Hours (Effective: Memorial Day to September 30):

  • Morning: Monday, Wednesday, Friday - 6:00 to 7:15 a.m.
  • Evenings: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday - 7:00 to 8:30 p.m.
  • Saturday: Closed
  • Sunday: 1:00 to 3:00 p.m.


The facility will be closed on the following holidays:

  • Easter
  • Sunday before Memorial Day
  • Memorial Day
  • Independence Day
  • Sunday before Labor Day
  • Labor Day
  • Thanksgiving
  • Christmas Eve
  • Christmas Day
  • New Years Day (Open until 3 p.m. New Years Eve)

Middle School Pool Family Open Swim - Currently Unavailable

Middle School Open Swim is an opportunity for families to come and enjoy swim time together.  During this time there will be 2 lifeguards on duty and the diving boards will be open.  All children must be accompanied by a parent.  Children with lifejackets must be within arm’s reach of a parent at all times.

Cost: $4.00 per person

Time: 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.

2019/2020 dates: October 25, November 22, December 6, January 31, February 28, March 27, April 24, May 22

Lap Swimming - Currently Unavailable

Middle School Lap Swim

  • Cost: $3 per person per session or 20 punch pass available for $45
  • Dates: September 4, 2019 - June 3, 2020
  • Days/Time: Monday, Wednesday and Friday mornings, 6:00 to 7:15 a.m.
  • Not available: October 18; November 29; December 23, 25, 27, 30; January 1, 20; April 10; May 25

There will be no morning lap swim if inclement weather causes Owatonna schools to have a 2 hour late start or close.  Any additional cancellations or closings will be listed under Adult Activities on the Cancellations and Closings page.

Water Park Lap Swim

Come enjoy your pool workout at the River Springs Water Park. Lap Swim will take place in the Activity pool and Water Walking will take place in the Lazy River. Youth under the age of 16 are not permitted to use the lap lanes at this time.

Lap Swim / Water Walking Hours

  • Monday through Friday from 6:00 to 9:45 a.m.
  • Saturday from 11:00 a.m. to Noon

The program fee is $2 per visit (if you choose to use the facility during regular open hours you will need to pay the normal admission rates).

Note: River Spring Water Park Lap Swim/Water Walking Program will take place when the feels like temperature is 60 degrees or warmer (pending any inclement weather such as lightening or poor visibility due to heavy rain). The decision for cancelling the Lap Swim/Water Walking will be made at 5:30 a.m. It will be posted on the Parks and Recreation Cancellation page and also put on the Parks and Recreation cancellation hotline at 507-444-4321.