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 available on Lap pool and spa.   

Zero Depth Entry
Southwest's leisure pool has a zero depth entry (sloped entrance from land to water). 
Pool-accessible wheelchair available on Leisure pool

Park Location or Entrance

6820 SW 45th Avenue
Portland, OR 97219

Open hours

Building Closures and Special Hours
June 18 - Pool is CLOSED all day for Summer Staff Training
June19 - Open 10:00am to 6:00pm*
July 4– CLOSED
September 4– Open 10:00am to 6:00pm
*Pool will close at 5:30pm

Park policy

  • All dogs must be leashed in this park.


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