1444 Hillsdale Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15216
412-561-8900
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Dormont Pool

THE DORMONT POOL IS HIRING LIFEGUARDS! boro.dormont.pa.us/lifeguards



The Borough of Dormont would like to thank the following Dormont Pool sponsors:

 



                      

The Gateway Engineers

If you or your business is interested in sponsoring the Dormont Pool, please click here for more information: 2024 Dormont Pool Sponsorship
Early bird pricing available if also sponsoring 2024 Dormont Street and Music Festival! Click here for early bird info: 2024 Early Bird DSMF Sponsorship
You can also contact Beth Bachman at BBachman@boro.dormont.pa.us


2024 DORMONT POOL

OPERATIONAL INFORMATION

Please check back prior to season starting to verify no changes have been made

Direct Pool Phone Number: 412-341-7210 (only answered during Pool Hours)
Office Number for Passes: 412-561-8900 (only answered during Office Hours)

Opens Saturday, May 25, 2024 through Monday, September 2, 2024
Hours of Operation:
Weekends: Noon until 8:00pm
Weekdays: Noon until 7:30pm except:
May 28-June 7 and August 19-August 30: 4:30pm-7:30pm – There will be no slide during shortened weekdays.
July Weekdays Noon until 8:00pm      
CLOSED FIRST MONDAY EACH MONTH: June 3, July 1, August 5
Slide Open 1:00-6:00pm Daily during non-shortened days

Tentative Holiday Hours:
Memorial Day
*: 12:00pm-6:00 PM *free day for KO Residents with proof of residency presented by:

Please note: proof of residency required for free admission.

July 4th: 12:00pm-5:00pm
Labor Day: 12:00pm-3:00pm

Daily Rate: $8
*Please note there is only daily one rate; there are no daily rate discounts based on residency, age or time of entry.
Children under 3 are free.
There are no rainchecks or refunds. Please check the weather forecast prior to purchasing your daily admission pass. We will not make any exceptions to this rule.

School Groups/Summer Camps: $5; advanced notice necessary, please email Beth Bachman at BBachman@boro.dormont.pa.us to make arrangements

Click here for Season Pass Information


Dormont Pool Policies and Guidelines

Guests must have their membership card with them, or purchase a daily admission pass to enter the facility.

Dormont Pool Management reserves the right to refuse admittance or take disciplinary action, including the ejection of guests from the Dormont Pool, if necessary, without refund. Management reserves the right to change or add a rule at any time.

By purchasing a pool membership, paying the daily admission fee, or renting the party area, you agree to follow our policies, guidelines, and rules:

  1. Always obey the lifeguards.
  2. Running, rough play, loud/boisterous behavior, offensive conduct, fighting, property damage or theft will not be tolerated.
  3. Smoking, including vaping, and alcohol are strictly prohibited. This includes the parking lot.
  4. Children under 5 must be within arm’s reach of a parent/guardian in the water.
  5. All children who are not potty-trained must wear a swim diaper.
  6. Children under 14 must be accompanied by a responsible adult (18+).
  7. Well-behaved and responsible children 15 and older are welcome to attend without a parent or guardian. If any issues arise, that privilege may be revoked.
  8. Food is not permitted in the pool water or grassy area. It is only allowed to be consumed in the Concession Stand area.
  9. Swimsuits are required for everyone entering the water. Swimmers must be dressed in appropriate swimwear. This is a family facility.
  10. Single person inflatables are welcome, but should the Dormont Pool become too crowded inflatables could be temporarily disallowed.
  11. Only flotation devices that are U.S. Coast Guard approved are permitted in the water.
  12. Prohibited Items:
    1. Mermaid Tails
    2. Glass/ceramic items
    3. Food in the pool or grassy area
    4. Large toys
    5. Hard-sided balls
    6. Water guns
  13. The Dormont Pool and its employees are not responsible for any articles lost or stolen. Items will be held for 2 weeks before disposal.

For your safety, our lifeguards are randomly audited. Audits include surveillance video taping, and submersion of manikins on swimming pool bottom for Vigilance Awareness Testing (VAT).

WATERSLIDE RULES

  • REQUIRED height is 54 inches.
  • Only one rider at a time is permitted down the slide. Guests must not wait in front of the slide exit.
  • Guests must ride the slide feet FIRST in a sitting position or lying on back.
  • Diving, running, stopping, kneeling, and rotating while on the slide is prohibited.
  • At the end of the slide, swim immediately to the exit point and obey any lifeguard instructions.
  • Pregnant persons, persons with heart conditions and/or back trouble should not ride the slide.
  • NO swimming or standing in slide exit area.
  • Guests are not permitted in the buoyed off area around and under the slide.
  • Horseplay on or around this attraction is strictly prohibited.
  • Failure to abide by these rules may result in removal from the facility, with no refund given.

 

DUCK SLIDE RULES

  • Only one rider at a time is permitted down the slide. Guests must not wait directly in front of the slide exit unless their child is using the ride.
  • Guests must ride the slide feet FIRST in a sitting position or lying on back.
  • Diving, running, stopping, kneeling, and rotating while on the slide is prohibited.
  • Adults and large children should not ride the slide.
  • This attraction is meant for small children, large children or adults may be asked to leave the area if they are negatively impacting the ability of small children to use the area safely.
  • NO swimming or standing in slide exit area.
  • Horseplay on or around this attraction is strictly prohibited.
  • Failure to abide by these rules may result in removal from the facility, with no refund given.

 

Dormont Pool Weather and Closure Policies  

The Dormont Pool may close due to inclement weather or low attendance. There are no rainchecks or refunds. Please check the weather forecast prior to purchasing your daily admission pass. We will not make any exceptions to this rule.

  • The Dormont Pool may close or fail to open if the outdoor temperature is at 69 degrees or below or if attendance drops below 10 guests for any period longer than 90 minutes.
  • Lightning: the Dormont Pool staff will clear the area in the case of lightning within a 5-mile radius. The Dormont Pool will remain closed for 30 minutes after the last lightning strike. Every subsequent lightning strike within the 5-mile radius will restart the 30-minute clock. If the Dormont pool stays closed for 1 hour (60 minutes) or more, the pool may remain closed for the remainder of the day.
  • If there is a lightning strike after 7:00pm, the Dormont Pool will close for the evening.
  • Rain: if the bottom of the pool cannot be seen due to the rain, the pool will be cleared until the rain subsides.
  • It is up to management’s discretion to assess the radar and forecast when deciding to reopen or close for the day.
  • The Dormont Pool may close due to the loss of power or maintenance issues that need to be addressed.
  • No refunds will be issued for weather closures.


Swim Classes

Information will be added

Lockers
Lockers are available for use and cost one quarter per opening. Cashiers have change available for locker use.

Dormont Pool Logo Announcement
2022 Dormont Pool Logo Press Release PDF