As the COVID-19 pandemic continues, operations at Trout Creek Recreation Center have been adjusted in strict accordance with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the California Department of Public Health. Thank you for exercising caution when using Trout Creek Recreation Center.

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Recreation Swim Rules

  • The lap pool deck and spa area is a quiet area. Loud or rambunctious behavior is prohibited.
  • Children under age 14 should not use the pool without adult supervision. Parents must remain within arm’s reach of their non-swimmer children in any water depth that may be potentially unsafe for their ability.
  • Swim diapers and/or tight fitting rubber pants are required for all children who are not potty trained. Swim diapers are available at the Trout Creek Recreation Center front desk. Parents are expected to facilitate potty breaks regularly and often. In the event of a fecal accident in the pool or spas, a mandatory 24-hour closure will be required. Patrons will be directed to available facilities.
  • The spas in the Lap Pool area are heated above 100 degrees Fahrenheit and are not recommended for children. Note – spas are currently unavailable.
  • Please shower before entering the pool and/or spas. Note – showers are currently unavailable. 
  • Please no running on pool decks.
  • Please no diving or flipping in the pool.
  • Please no jumping or splashing in spas.
  • Please no horseplay, shoving or pushing in or around pool and/or spas.
  • Please no chewing gum or breath-holding activities.
  • Please no hanging on lane lines.
  • Please no smoking and no outside alcohol. Only alcohol purchased from our Marco Polo Grill is allowed in designated areas of the facility.
  • Please no glass.
  • Only Coast Guard-approved life jackets are allowed in the pool or spas. No other flotation devices are allowed.
  • Staff members reserve the right to prohibit any activity that they consider to be unsafe and/or disruptive.
  • If you or someone in your group are exhibiting symptoms of COVID-19, do not use the facility.
  • Arrive in your swimwear. No changing facilities are available.
  • Bring your own towel. No shower/swim towels will be provided.
  • During this time, Trout Creek will not be providing loaner equipment like goggles, sunscreen or towels. Please bring and leave with your own items. Any personal items left behind will be thrown out.
  • Remove the clip from any deck furniture you use or touch and place in the dirty bin. This indicates to guests and staff that this piece of furniture is being used. Do not sit on or use any furniture that does not have a clip attached to it.
  • If you observe someone failing to follow these procedures, please report it to the lifeguard staff.
  • Exit through the main lobby doors on the right side at the end of your session. Staff will give you a 15-minute warning prior to the end of your session.
  • No changing, showering or locker usage will be available.
  • Failure to follow these procedures may result in loss of amenity usage privilege.

Lap Swim Rules

Note: Recreation and family swim hours are available in the first lane of the lap pool from 3-7PM on weekdays and 11AM-7PM on weekends. During the summer months the Lap Pool is reserved for lap swimming only, and the Lap Pool deck is designated as a quiet area when the recreation pool is open.

  • “Lap swimming” is defined by the ability to repetitively swim at least one length of the pool without assistance.
  • Two people maximum per lane. Stops between lap sets must take place at opposite ends of the pool from one another.
  • When two or more swimmers occupy a lane, swimmers may opt to split lanes.
  • Slower swimmers should keep to the outer lanes and faster swimmers to the middle lanes.
  • No running on pool deck.
  • No diving.
  • No horseplay, shoving or pushing in or around the pool.
  • No breath-holding games.
  • No chewing gum.
  • No hanging on lane lines.
  • No alcohol and no smoking.
  • No glass permitted.
  • Only those 18 years and older are admitted in the steam room and sauna. Note – steam room and sauna are currently unavailable.
  • Tampering with any facility equipment (e.g. swimsuit spinner, sauna heater, lockers, ping pong table, ice machine, etc.) is prohibited and will result in immediate loss of privileges.
  • If you or someone in your group are exhibiting symptoms of COVID-19, do not use the facility.
  • Arrive in your swimwear. No changing facilities are available.
  • Bring your own towel. No shower/swim towels will be provided.
  • During this time, the Rec Center will not be providing loaner equipment like goggles, sunscreen or towels. Please bring and leave with your own items. Any personal items left behind will be disposed of.
  • Remove the clip from any deck furniture you use or touch and place in the dirty bin. This indicates to guests and staff that this piece of furniture is being used. Do not sit on or use any furniture that does not have a clip attached to it.
  • Follow best hygiene practices. No spitting or snot rockets are allowed anywhere on the pool deck at any time. Wash/sanitize hands frequently, avoid touching eyes, nose or mouth and cough or sneeze into your elbow.
  • From 6AM to 10AM, two additional lap lanes will be available in the Recreation Pool for overflow lap swimming.
  • If you observe someone failing to follow these procedures, please report it to the front desk staff.
  • Staff will give you a 15-minute warning prior to the end of your session
  • No changing, showering or locker usage will be available.
  • Failure to follow these procedures will result in loss of amenity usage privilege.