Alga Norte Aquatic Center

Carlsbad, CA, UNITED STATES

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Facility Overview

Facility Name
Alga Norte Aquatic Center
Address
6565 Alicante Road
Carlsbad, CA 92009
UNITED STATES
Telephone
(760) 268-4777

Adult Admission Price & Policy

Drop-in/Casual
$5.00. [March, 2017]
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Full-Size, Year-Round Pools & Boards

Pool 1
56m, 8 lanes x 25y, 23 lanes, 3½f - 14f depth with a bulkhead. Usually configured as one 50m, 8 lane, 7f - 14f depth tank OR one 25y, 20 lane, 7f - 14f depth tank. The bulkhead takes one lane and there are two 25y, 3½f - 4½f depth lanes remaining , outdoors , heated , 78ºF (26ºC)
Pool 2
25y x 30m, 10 lanes, 3f - 4½f depth , outdoors , heated , 85ºF (29ºC)
Diving
Two 1m diving boards and two 3m diving boards.

Location

County/Region
San Diego County
GPS
33.116098, -117.263225

Teams That Use This Facility

Masters Swim
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Youth Swim
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Water Polo
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Diving
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Synchro Swim
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Facility Notes

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Facility Reviews

Boy, what a beautiful facility!
In addition to the two pools described above, there's also a toddler/wading pool and one of the largest Jacuzzis® I've ever seen: at least 10y x 2y, all outside in clean, spacious surroundings that include numerous shaded picnic and conversation areas.
Immaculate, state of the art locker rooms, with free digital locks, good strong showers, a suit-spinner, and clean heads.
The local Masters team was having its noon workout and graciously welcomed me to join them, but I was content to do my usual mixed 1500m. Their coach impressed me as friendly and upbeat, and pushed and encouraged her swimmers in a positive way.
Friendly lifeguards and staff and a nice rec center setting, with basketball courts, baseball and soccer fields, and large open spaces adjacent, with plenty of free parking.
In all, one of the nicest facilities I've ever seen anywhere!
[November, 2014]