Southwest Indoor Pool

Swim Pool (Indoor)
Southwest Community Center Pool Open Swim
Southwest Indoor Pool in Southwest Portland offers lap swim and water fitness classes.
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Portland Parks & Recreationis looking for team-oriented, enthusiastic, and qualified staff to operate our year-round indoor and summer outdoor swimming pools. This is a great opportunity to learn leadership skills and help others stay safe and enjoy being in the pool. You must be 16 years old to apply. Certification must be current through the duration of employment(PP&R provides free training and certification)Hours may vary and are based on program needs and job classification. Learn more at

Accessibility Notes

All-User Changing Rooms
Southwest Indoor Pool facilities feature four all-user changing rooms. 

Pool Lift
Southwest Indoor Pool has a chair lift with straps.   **Our Spa lift is broken at the moment we are looking into repair options to get it up and running as quickly as possible.  Sorry for any inconvenience.

Zero Depth Entry
Southwest's leisure pool has a zero depth entry (sloped entrance from land to water). 

Park Location or Entrance

6820 SW 45th Avenue
Portland, OR 97219

Open hours

Pool Closures
November 24 – CLOSED 
December 25 – CLOSED
January 1 – CLOSED 


Lisa Osterberg

Southwest Community Center Aquatics Coordinator


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