Fairland Sports and Aquatic Complex

Laurel, MD, UNITED STATES

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Facility Overview

Facility Name
Fairland Sports and Aquatic Complex
Address
13820 Old Gunpowder Road
Laurel, MD 20707
UNITED STATES
Telephone
(301) 362-6060

Adult Admission Price & Policy

Drop-in/Casual
Residents: $6.00; SC(60) $5.00. Non-residents: $8.00; SC $7.00. [July, 2017]
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Full-Size, Year-Round Pools & Boards

Pool 1
50m x 25y, 8 lanes, 3½f - 10f depth, usually divided into two 25m x 25y, 8 lane sections, indoors, 81º - 82ºF (27º - 28ºC)
Pool 2
25y, unstriped instructional/activity pool, indoors, 85ºF (29ºC)

Location

Location
From I-95, take Exit 29 eastbound; turn left on Old Gunpowder Road; drive a while, the pool is on the right.
County/Region
Prince Georges County
GPS
39.08067, -76.92032

Teams That Use This Facility

Masters Swim
Maryland Suburban Swim Club - Masters
See the Youth Swim team website, linked to its name, below.
Youth Swim
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Youth Swim
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Facility Notes

There are always at least three lanes available for lap swimming, usually twelve. The pool's schedule is available on its website, linked to the name, above.

Facility Reviews

Outstanding; for a public facility, you can't beat this one.
Coin operated lockers - open only once for your 50¢. Also has a walking pool, a kiddy pool, and a large hot tub. It closes for meets, call to be sure it's open. A busy facility, it could be cleaner - but considering the load, they do a good job.
Clean locker/shower room and friendly staff. Best times are mid/late morning, and after 8 PM. At 7 PM I had a lane to myself and really enjoyed it!
I discovered this hidden gem by accident on a work trip to the area. It is a superb 50m facility set up SCY and deserted at 6 AM. It's relatively new, clean, has good circulation that makes the air quite breathable and nice lockers.

The measured water temperature was 83.1ºF, a little warm, but considering most public pools in the area are at least 84ºF this temperature is just fine.

Highly recommend!
[July, 2017]