City offices will be closed Monday, July 4 in observance of Independence Day. Offices will reopen Tuesday, July 5.
If you’re planning to purchase a season pass to Kik Pool, please be sure to setup an ActiveNet account ahead of time with each family member added. This new requirement will help speed up lines and reduce wait times at the pool. We want to be sure that everyone can enjoy the pool as soon as possible and we appreciate your help!
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The Kik Pool is Kalamazoo’s destination for aquatic fun all summer long. The pool is located at Upjohn Park and welcomes all community members for open swimming, aqua fitness, swimming lessons, and lap swimming. The pool also hosts a a swim meet every year.
The facility has restrooms and locker rooms, drinking fountains, a concession stand, picnic tables, lounge chairs, and shade areas. There is also a diving board in the deep part of the pool. Lifeguards are always on duty to make sure all guests are safe.
The Kik Pool is named after Nicholas Kik Jr., who headed the City of Kalamazoo’s Parks Department from 1950 until 1971.
*An adult (18 years and older) must accompany youth under the age of 12 within Kik Pool.
Includes lap swim (Adults 18 & older only), open swim, and aqua fitness (Adults 18 & older and/or youth accompanied by a participating adult)
This pass can be used for up to 6 family members living in the same household. Additional family members are $10.
The Kik Pool is also available to be rented for group events or birthday parties. Call 311 or (269) 337-8000 or email email@example.com for more information.
1018 Walter Street, Kalamazoo 49001 View Map
1018 Walter Street ,
Kik Pool will be open for the 2022 season from June 8 through August 14. The pool is open 7 days a week.
(Adults 18 & older only)
Daily, 11:30 a.m. - 1:15 p.m.
Mon.-Thurs., 1:30 p.m. - 6 p.m.
Fri.- Sun., 1:30 p.m. - 7 p.m.
*The pool will be closed on the following days/times:
Daily and seasonal passes are available for individuals or families. Pool passes can be purchased with cash, check, or card at the pool or the Kzoo Parks office. Kids ages 2 and under have free entry.
Season pool passes are currently available for purchase at the Kzoo Parks office (251 Mills St) and starting on June 8, day and season passes will be available for purchase at the pool.
Swim lessons are offered for youth at Kik Pool through our Junior Kickers program.
Tuesdays, 6 - 7 p.m.
Thursdays, 6 - 7 p.m.
Saturdays, 10 - 11 a.m.
Fitness classes are offered for adults 18 & older and/or youth accompanied by a participating adult.
Classes will start on Tuesday, June 14. Aqua fitness classes are included in season passes or participants can purchase a daily pool pass to participate in a class. There is no additional fee to participate in an Aqua Fitness class.