Bowers Mansion Pool

Bowers Pool is CLOSED for the 2021 Season

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IMPORTANT NOTE ABOUT AIR QUALITY CLOSURES: Washoe County Aquatics Facilities (Bowers Mansion Pool, Melia Gaspari Water Play Park, and North Valleys Water Splash Park) will close in the event that the air quality reaches the red zone or above (151+) according to  

Located next to the historic Bowers Mansion at Bowers Mansion Regional Park, the County's "Z" shaped, 44 meter, heated outdoor pool. Amenities include: easy entry ladders and a hydraulic lift. A wading pool is also available for children ages 6 and under.

2021 Pool Hours (weather permitting):

May 29 - 31
June 5,6

Weekends Only 11:30am - 5pm

June 12-
Aug. 8

Monday - Friday

11:30am - 5pm

Saturdays & Sunday 11:30am - 5pm

Post Season
Aug. 14-15,
21-22, 28-29,
Sept. 4-6

Weekends Only

11:30am - 5pm

We always leave a lane available during Recreation Swim for those who wish to swim laps.

Daily Admission Fees:

Infants (2 & under) - Free
Youth (ages 3-17) - $4
Adults (ages 18+) - $5
Seniors (ages 62+) - $4

*Please Note*

  • All children ages 6 and under MUST be accompanied by a participating adult.
  • Children 14 and under need to have a parent or guardian on the pool deck.
  • No refunds due to inclement weather.
  • Swimsuits mandatory for all participants.
  • No diapers allowed, except specialized swim diapers. Swim diapers are available for purchase and must be worn with a bathing suit.
  • Food and drink are allowed in designated areas only. Absolutely NO Glass.
  • You are also encouraged to bring a picnic and enjoy the many first-come/first-served picnic tables throughout the park. There are prepackaged concessions available during pool hours only. 


Swim Lessons:

Swim lessons are offered at Bowers Mansion Pool during the summer season. Visit our Swim Lessons page for more information and to register your child.  


Reservable Party Pavilions:

The Bowers Mansion pool expansion project has been completed thanks to a grant from the William N. Pennington Foundation. We now have two reservable party pavilions.

  • Pavilion capacity: 32
  • Pavilions are $70 each for 2 1/2 hours (pool admission not included)
  • Each pavilion will be reservable from 11:30am-2:00pm or 2:30pm-5:00pm
  • To reserve space, please call Parks Reservations at (775) 823-6501 or email


Contact Information:

Off Season Information: (775) 785-4512 x106
Bowers Mansion Pool: (775) 849-0644
Facility Reservations:  (775) 823-6501
Contact Email: