City of Wrangell Parks and Recreation
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Facility Rules

  1. Children under the age of 7 and non-swimmers MUST be accompanied in the water by a mature responsible person 14 years of age or older. Their supervisor must accompany them at all times, staying within 4 feet of the swimmer.
  2. Swimmers must be 48” tall or able to swim one width of the pool without touching the sides or bottom of the pool. Non-swimmers or weak swimmers must notify a lifeguard on duty. Swimmers wishing to go to the deep water must be able to pass the deep water swim test as outlined in the facility’s policy.
  3. All persons must obey rules and adhere to the requests made by Staff. Staff and Managers have discretion to remove violators from the pool and may set a “time out” for their own safety as well as the safety and enjoyment of all pool patrons.
  4. Swim suits and trunks must be worn by persons using the pool. No cut-off pants are permitted in the pool. T-shirts may be worn. Patrons are not allowed on the pool deck with street shoes or clothes, except in the exercise machine area.
  5. All swimmers entering the pool must take a shower with soap and water.
  6. Chewing gum, food, and drink, with the exception of water, are not permitted in the locker room, on the pool deck, or in the pool. Water shall be in non-glass containers only.
  7. Persons with communicable diseases, open wounds, sore or inflamed eyes (because of infection), or discharge of the mouth or ears shall not use the pool.
  8. Persons under the influence of alcohol or drugs are prohibited from using the facility.
  9. No running in the lobby, locker rooms or pool deck.
  10. NO ROUGH HOUSING (pulling or pushing, throwing people, choke holds, jumping on each other, pushing off inner tubes, etc.)
  11. Spitting, screaming, and foul language are prohibited.
  12. No back dives or back flips from the edge of pool.
  13. No walking on deck with flippers.
  14. Inflatable toys, such as water wings, inflatable rings, and ski belts are not allowed at any time. Only Coast Guard-approved flotation devices will be allowed.
  15. To use the cardio weight room, patrons must be 18 years old, or 14 years of age and older with a parent’s waiver on file. Those under the age of 14 are not allowed to use the weight room and cardio equipment.
  16. Be Safe, Be Respectful, Be Responsible