Welcome back to the Higginbottom Pool!
The Higginbottom Pool is managed and maintained by the Belmont Public Schools. We partner with the schools to offer public swim hours for our patrons.
PUBLIC SWIM HOURS
Monday: 8:30-9:30 PM
Tuesday: 8:30-9:30 PM
Friday: 7:30-9:30 PM
Saturday: 2:00-7:00 PM
Sunday: 11:00 AM-5:00 PM
There are two ways to access the Higginbottom Pool this year
1. Pre-register for a 1 time visit of public swim
Belmont Residents - $5
Non-Belmont Residents - $8
REGISTER FOR A 1 TIME PUBLIC SWIM VISIT
2. NEW: Purchase a membership for unlimited access to public swim hours.
Family Membership (up to 6 family members) - $150
Individual Membership - $90
Senior Membership - $50
****If you purchase a Rink and Higginbottom Pool membership together you can get a 10% discount! Purchase combo passes at the links below
MEMBERSHIPS - Please reuse your Underwood tag!
HOW TO ENTER THE POOL. DO NOT GO TO THE MAIN SCHOOL ENTRANCE
Higginbottom Pool Rules
i. The deep end test will be conducted as needed throughout the day.
ii. Back Flips are not allowed into the water. One bounce on the board is permitted. Only one person on the board at a time. NO jumping off the slide into the diving pit
iii. During public swim, keep children from playing in the lap lanes.
iv. Bathing suits must be worn. No shorts or cutoff pants. Children who are not toilet trained must wear a swim diaper, rubber pants AND a bathing suit.
v. Swimmers MUST shower before entering the pool. Bathing suits must remain on.
vi. Any person with shoulder length or longer hair must secure their hair with a hair tie or a swim cap.
vii. Persons with open sores, skin disease or other communicable disease are not permitted in the pool.
viii. Absolutely NO flotation devices or snorkels allowed. If you see someone wearing any type of flotation device, act immediately to have them remove it.
ix. Pool toys may be allowed at the Lifeguard’s discretion. Representatives from the
Belmont Recreation Department may remove pool toys at any time.
x. Eating is prohibited everywhere on the pool deck.
xi. All Belmont pubic properties and grounds are designated NO SMOKING areas.
This includes sidewalks and walkways directly around the pool.
xii. Persons shall not engage in threatening or abusive language or actions nor shall any discourteous, indecent or immoral conduct be tolerated. This type of behavior may result in ejection from the pool and/or loss of membership privileges.
xiii. Persons shall not misuse, abuse, damage or tamper with Town property.
xiv. All complaints or concerns should be directed to the supervisory staff of the Town.
xv. No one under the age of 10 will be admitted to the pool unless accompanied by an adult caregiver.
xvi. The Town of Belmont, the Belmont Recreation Department and all pool employees will not be responsible for lost, stolen or misplaced personal possessions.