Clark Outdoor Pool Opens

The A.D. Clark outdoor pool at Hargraves Center, Chapel Hill, is open on a limited basis for adult lap and recreational swims and independent water fitness. Reservations are required. Admission is free for Chapel Hill and Orange residents. Bring your ID. The pool is expected to run through Labor Day.

Lap swims are offered for an hour 15 minutes per session in mornings starting at 6, 8 and 10 a.m. (limit 4 swimmers per block), recreational swims at 1, 3, 5 p.m. daily (limit 25). Reservations can be made online at  or by calling (919) 968-2816 during business hours. Swimmers also need to read the Know Before You Go info sheet. Walk up swimming without a reservation is not not permitted.  Swimmers are limited to one reservation per week. The pool is observing new and tougher health and safety protocols.

Homestead and Community Center indoor pools remain closed.

Durham outdoor pools are not operating this summer.