West Mesa Aquatic Center

Albuquerque, NM, UNITED STATES

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Facility Overview

Facility Name
West Mesa Aquatic Center
Address
6705 Fortuna Road Northwest
Albuquerque, NM 87121
UNITED STATES
Telephone
(505) 836-8718

Adult Admission Price & Policy

Drop-in/Casual
$3.00, SC(55) $1.00. [August, 2017]
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Affiliate
U.S, Military: $1.00. [August, 2017]

Full-Size, Year-Round Pools & Boards

Pool 1
50m, 8 lanes x 25y, 24 lanes, 6f maximum depth , indoors , 82ºF (28ºC)
Diving
Two 1m diving boards and one 3m diving board.

Location

Location
At Coors and Fortuna, south of I-40 and West of Coors behind West Mesa High School.
County/Region
Bernalillo County
GPS
35.09590, -106.716860

Teams That Use This Facility

Masters Swim
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Youth Swim
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Youth Swim
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Water Polo
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Water Polo
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Facility Notes

There are also indoor and outdoor (seasonal) recreational pools.

Facility Reviews

The aquatics center was so-so. The water was clear and just a bit warm (probably for water aerobics). There were no lockers, so all clothes had to be brought into pool area and nothing was able to be secured (wallet, cell phone, money). The changing rooms were surprisingly small.
The facilities aren't fancy but the water quality is excellent - very clear and 81º - 83ºF. (27º - 28ºC.). There are lots of lanes and it's uncrowded in the early morning. There are two changing/shower rooms: a very small one that's used when only the 50 meter lap pool is open (early morning) and a much larger one that's used when all three pools are open. The lack of lockers is inconvenient.
[September, 2017]