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GHP Pool Gypsy Hill Park Pool 3

 

GYPSY HILL PARK POOL
600 Churchville Ave
Staunton, VA 24401


Pool Phone:
(540) 886-6846 
or
Rec Admin (540) 332-3945

GYPSY HILL PARK POOL

This pool is an L-shaped, Olympic size pool with a separate children's pool, plus locker room facilities. It is located in Gypsy Hill Park along the Churchville Avenue side and may be accessed from the main Churchville Avenue entrance. Grassy areas are available within the pool area for sunbathers. Parking is available along the Park's loop road, Constitution Drive. A double-pool slide is featured in the shallow end. The children’s pool now includes interactive water features and a zero-depth entry.

 

The GHP pool is closed for the season. Will reopen Memorial Day Weekend 2017.


Admission:
3 years and younger: Free
4 years and older: $3
Pool Pass: 20 Visits $50
Pool Party Rentals: $200, 3 hour minimum + $50/guard, 15 or less:1 guard, 15 or more: 2 guards
*Pool cannot be rented during public hours.

RULES FOR SLIDE:
Weight limit: 250lbs
Must be certain height
If children do not meet the height requirements, a swim test must be passed.

CHILDREN'S POOL:
For ages 3 and under. Guardian supervision required. No lifeguard on duty


Amberjax swim team information here.

 

POOL AREA RULES
1. No diving in the shallow end of the pool or in any area marked "NO DIVING."
2. No "horseplay" in or around the pool.
3. No running inside pool facility.
4. No talking with on duty lifeguards unless it's official business or in an emergency.
5. No playing on ladders, stairs, ropes, or with rescue equipment.
6. Persons swimming and diving in the deep end must be able to swim the width of the deep end if the lifeguard makes a request.
7. Persons loitering, smoking, under the influence of or consuming alcoholic beverages are prohibited on City property.
8. The use of abusive or profane language or other
conduct deemed improper by the pool staff shall be
grounds for expulsion.
9. Children 12 years old and under must be accompanied by an adult (18 or over) at all times.
10. Toys and/or flotation devices must meet lifeguard approval.  No flotation devices allowed in the deep end.  No hard balls, frisbees, water guns will be allowed. Use of toys may be restricted at the discretion of the lifeguard.
11. City pools are smoke free zones.
12. Rest breaks are called for all youth (under 18 years of age) 15 minutes before the hour of every hour.
13. Anyone caught vandalizing or destroying pool facilities will be asked to leave for the remainder of the pool season.
14. Swim diapers are required for any child not potty
trained.
15. In the event of the pool closing, rainchecks will not be given.

BATH HOUSE RULES
1. No loitering or "horseplay" in the bathhouse.
2. No one is allowed in or around the mechanical room except the Aquatics Facility Manager and those authorized.
3. Only pool personnel allowed in the office area.
4. Only necessary short LOCAL calls may be made on the pool telephone.

 

MHP Pool

 

MONTGOMERY HALL PARK POOL
1000 Montgomery Ave
Staunton, VA 24401

 


Phone: (540) 332-3945

 


Montgomery Hall Park Public Pool Hours:

Closed for the 2016 season

Admission:
3 years and younger: Free
4 years and older: $2
Pool Pass: 20 Visits $35
Pool Party Rentals: $150, 3 hour minimum + $50/guard, 15 or less: 1 guard, 15 or more: 2 guards
*Pool cannot be rented during public hours.

RULES FOR SLIDE:
Must be able to swim
Weight limit: 250lbs
Must be certain height
If children do not meet the height requirements, a swim test must be passed.

POOL AREA RULES
1. No diving in the shallow end of the pool or in any area marked "NO DIVING."
2. No "horseplay" in or around the pool.
3. No running inside pool facility.
4. No talking with on duty lifeguards unless it's official business or in an emergency.
5. No playing on ladders, stairs, ropes, or with rescue equipment.
6. Persons swimming and diving in the deep end must be able to swim the width of the deep end if the lifeguard makes a request.
7. Persons loitering, smoking, under the influence of or consuming alcoholic beverages are prohibited on City property.
8. The use of abusive or profane language or other
conduct deemed improper by the pool staff shall be
grounds for expulsion.
9. Children 12 years old and under must be accompanied by an adult (18 or over) at all times.
10. Toys and/or flotation devices must meet lifeguard approval.  No flotation devices allowed in the deep end.  No hard balls, frisbees, water guns will be allowed. Use of toys may be restricted at the discretion of the lifeguard.
11. City pools are smoke free zones.
12. Rest breaks are called for all youth (under 18 years of age) 15 minutes before the hour of every hour.
13. Anyone caught vandalizing or destroying pool facilities will be asked to leave for the remainder of the pool season.
14. Swim diapers are required for any child not potty
trained.
15. In the event of the pool closing, rainchecks will not be given.

BATH HOUSE RULES
1. No loitering or "horseplay" in the bathhouse.
2. No one is allowed in or around the mechanical room except the Aquatics Facility Manager and those authorized.
3. Only pool personnel allowed in the office area.
4. Only necessary short LOCAL calls may be made on the pool telephone.

 

For questions, contact Recreation Manager- James Corbett at corbettjr@ci.staunton.va.us or 540.332.3945.

 

INCLUSION STATEMENT

It is the goal of Staunton Parks and Recreation to create an inclusive and welcoming environment for all individuals of all abilities who wish to participate in recreational activities and programs and experience the benefits and opportunities provided through the services offered by Staunton Parks and Recreation.

Staunton Parks and Recreation will accommodate any reasonable request to assist people with disabilities and special needs and support various learning styles. Individuals who require additional support are encouraged to complete our Accommodation Request Form. This form should be completed two weeks in advance of the program or activity in which they plan to participate, to assist Parks and Recreation staff in its efforts to create a positive recreation experience for the participant. For questions or if assistance with the form is needed, please call 540.332.3945.

 

 

For further information contact:
Department of Parks & Recreation
P. O. Box 58, Staunton, VA 24402-0058
Telephone: (540) 332-3945 Fax: (540) 332-3983
Monday through Friday, 8AM - 5PM

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