The Rochester Rec Center


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Updated April 14, 2020.

Facility Overview

Facility Name
The Rochester Rec Center
21 Elton Hills Drive Northwest
Rochester, MN 55901
(507) 328-2500

Adult Admission Price & Policy

$6.00. [September, 2023]
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Full-Size, Year-Round Pools & Boards

Pool 1
178f, 8 lanes with two movable bulkheads, usually configured as two 25y, 8 lane tanks + diving area, indoors, 82º - 83ºF (28ºC).
Two 1m diving boards and two 3m diving boards.


Olmsted County
44.042281, -92.461286

Teams That Use This Facility

Masters Swim
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Youth Swim
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Facility Notes

The pool is always configured as two 25yd tanks, year-round. The bulkhead is taken out only for competition at 50 meter distances in the summer.
Renovations to the pool in 2015 included extending its length by 14 feet to accommodate two movable bulkheads and deepening the shallow end so that starts can be done from a bulkhead.

Facility Reviews

It’s easy to get access and the staff is very friendly. The swimming teams use much of the time but there is always room for lap swimming at other times of the day.