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Pool at Lake Johnson Park.

Lake Johnson Pool

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The Lake Johnson Pool is one of the many water sport amenities available at Lake Johnson Park.

Learn more about the cost of admission and passes to the pool.


  • Large spray ground
  • Wade pool
  • Lap and recreation main pool




Lake Johnson Park


Lake Johnson Pool
5863 Jaguar Park Drive
Raleigh, NC 27606



All Seasonal Pools are closed for the 2023 Summer Season

The Summer 2024 dates of operation will be posted to this web page once they are approved.

Facility hours and capacity vary due to staff availability and/or programming. Please call the facility on the day you plan to visit to inquire about changes in operating hours, availability of attractions and lap lanes or facility capacity. We welcome all swimmers on a first-come, first-serve basis.


LAP SWIM 1 p.m. to 6 p.m. 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.  9 a.m. to 5 p.m.  9 a.m. to 5 p.m.  9 a.m. to 5 p.m.  9 a.m. to 5 p.m.  10 a.m. to 7 p.m.
RECREATION SWIM 1 p.m. to 6 p.m. 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.


Pool Rules

  • Children should not use the swimming pool without adult supervision.
  • Adults should not swim alone.
  • Pets are prohibited throughout the facility.
  • Glass containers are prohibited throughout the facility.
  • Before entering the water, make sure a lifeguard is on duty.
  • Please wear proper swimming attire in the pool (see manager regarding acceptable clothing).
  • Diving is limited to areas of more than five feet of water depth.
  • Rough play in the pool and on the deck area is prohibited.
  • Floating aids and some toys are not permitted in the pool (see manager for what is acceptable).
  • Face masks and goggles are permitted with non-breakable lenses if used properly.
  • Lap lanes are for adult use only. Please do not hang on the lane ropes.
  • Please walk. Running is prohibited on the deck.
  • Smoking and consuming food and beverages must be done in designated areas only.
  • To provide a family atmosphere, neither abusive/profane language nor excessive public displays of affection will not be permitted.
  • Admission to the pool may be denied for any of the following reasons:
    • When an individual is apparently unable to care for themselves or is intoxicated
    • Evidence of contagious disease, open sores, or wounds
    • Any condition jeopardizing the health and safety of the general public
  • Distracting the attention of a lifeguard is not allowed.