Open & Lap Swim

Open Swim Hours:

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

  • Morning: Mon, Wed, Fri 6:00am-7:15am
  • Evenings: Mon, Tues, Wed 7:00pm-9:00pm
  • Weekends: Sat and Sun 1:00pm-4:00pm
  • (Additional Hours may be available during school breaks)

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

  • Morning: Mon, Wed, Fri 6:00am-7:15am
  • Evenings: Mon, Tue, Wed 7:00pm-8:30pm
  • Saturday: Closed
  • Sunday: 1:00pm-3:00pm

**The facility will be closed Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, New Years Day, Easter, Sunday before Memorial Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Sunday before Labor Day and Labor Day and (Open until 3pm New Years Eve)

Lap Swimming

Jr. High Lap Swim:  Exercise lap swimming is available at the Jr. High Pool Monday, Wednesday, and Friday mornings from 6:00-7:15am. The cost for a lap swim session is $2.00 per person for the 1 hr. 15 min. period. Punch cards ($30 for 20 punches) may be purchased at the Parks and Recreation office. The program will go from September 9, 2015 through June 8, 2016.

There will be no morning lap swim at the Jr. High on the following dates due to holidays, breaks and the school being closed:

  • October 16
  • November 27
  • December 25, 28, 30
  • January 1, 18
  • March 25, 28, 30
  • April 1
  • May 30
  • There will be no morning lap swim if inclement weather causes the Owatonna school district to have a 2 hour late start or close.

Additional days there will be no Jr. High morning lap swim

  • May 2, 4: There will be no Lap Swim on these days due to no available lifeguards


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 6:00am - 8:00am and Saturday from 11:00am-12:00noon.

Program Fee: $2.00 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 5:30am. It will be posted on the Parks and Recreation website cancellation site and also put on the Parks & Recreation cancellation hotline at 507-444-4321.