Make a splash with your family at our community pool. It’s a great place to cool off and socialize for kids and grown ups. The water depth is from two feet to ten feet. The pool features two slides and one low diving board. The diving board and large slide are located where the water depth is ten feet. Another small slide is located where the water depth is 3 1/2 feet.
The facility also features a wading pool for children under the age of six. Adult supervision is required in the wading pool area.
Canton Municipal Swimming Pool
424 North Sanborn
Canton, SD 57013
JULY 4- Closed at 5:00 p.m.
FREE SWIMMING DAY – July 29th – Closed at 5:00 p.m.
2017 ADMISSION FEES
Passes are required to enter the wading pool.
(All Season Passes are Non-Refundable)
*Family season passes can include 3 adults (parents, grandparents, guardians, childcare providers, etc.) and any children living in the home. Each family season pass will include 5 day passes to use for guests.
Season passes can be purchased online (under “Online Forms”) or at:
Canton City Hall
210 North Dakota
Canton, SD 547103
Monday through Friday between the hours of 8:00 am to 5:00 pm
SUMMER SWIM EVENTS
Adult Swim (June 13 – August 10):
Tuesday & Thursdays
Floatie Friday Nights – Bring your floaties!
Squirt Gun Sunday Nights (No squirting life guards)
INCLEMENT WEATHER POLICY
Temperature – The air temperature must be above 68 degrees for the swimming pool to be open. The water temperature of the pool must be at least 70 degrees.
Lightning – When a lightning storm occurs, all swimmers will clear the pool. Re-entry or re-opening will occur a minimum of 30 minutes after the most recent sound of thunder or sighting of lightning at the discretion of the pool manager.
Severe Storm Warning – The pool will close anytime a severe storm warning has been issued for the pool/park area.
Looking for a fun place to have a party? Groups and individuals for private swimming parties can rent the Canton swimming pool. All rentals must be scheduled at the pool. A signed permit/agreement must be completed and signed by the party responsible for the group. The fees must be paid in full before the party.
For more information about pool rentals, please contact the pool manger.
The City of Canton offers American Red Cross Swimming and Water Safety Programs. Two, 30-minute, preschool levels are offered for 4 and 5 year olds. The American Red Cross Swimming and Water Safety Program features six levels swimming of instruction to help swimmers develop their swimming and water safety skills. Students in Level 1 are oriented to the aquatic environment and gain some basic skills. In later levels, students build on their basic skills to learn propulsive movements on their front, back and side. They learn different strokes at various levels and then refine them at later levels. Personal safety and rescue skills are included to help students meet safety goals. By the end of Level 6, students have all the prerequisite skills and have developed the necessary fitness level for entrance into the American Red Cross Lifeguarding and Water Safety Instructor courses.
The City of Canton offers two types of swimming lessons
Private lessons are also available for $45.00.
All swimming lesson registrations and payment must be made at the swimming pool in person.
GENERAL POOL RULES
Slide/Diving Board Rules
Wading Pool Rules (Regular Pools Fees Will Be Charged)