The new aquatic center in Snohomish is making a splash. The fully equipped facility has something for everyone. More advanced swimmers can take advantage of the 10-lane lap pool set a comfortable 78-80˚F with two 1-meter diving boards, while kids can play in the variety of pool attractions.
The recreational pool is set at at a higher 84-86°F and includes a 3-lane lap pool, different depth pools for varied swimming abilities, and a warm water pool, which is set at 102°F. The good times are endless with special features like the lazy river, which doubles as a place to float the current on tubes provided by the center, and a water exercise space.
The Snohomish Aquatic Center even has a space for kids to splash all they want in the interactive “spray-play area.” The excitement continues as guests who are more than 48 inches tall fly their way down the twisting 151-foot long “Splashtacular” waterslide.
As if that weren’t enough the facility also sports “Flowrider,” a surf simulation machine. This is the only place with a “Flowrider” in the area. Individuals can choose to lie on a boogie board or try to stand, surfing the wave.
The aquatic center offers many opportunities for swimming lessons, parties and exercise, including the “Aqua Zumba” class, a low-impact aquatic dance class to upbeat music. Or get fit by walking upstream in the “Lazy River” class where you will be taught how to use intervals to improve your pool workout. Swimming lessons taught by skilled instructors are available for all ages and experience levels.
Beyond the impressive amount of features and activities, Snohomish Aquatic Center is an additional place where friends, families and community members alike can come together year round for endless entertainment. The whole family can enjoy different aspects of the pools. It’s a safe, affordable gathering space for people to have fun, while simultaneously being active. The fee for adults starts at $5.50 for a session (2 hours), and children under 2 are free. Frequenters can purchase 10-session punch passes for visits at a discounted rate. Snohomish Aquatic Center is open, so dive in.