POOL

The Soderholm Family Aquatic Center at the Nicholas Recreation Center is home to a 50-meter pool, which can be converted to two 25-yard pools, and a 25-yard diving well. The competition pool and diving well are both 25 yards wide.

Pool Diving Well
Temperature 80°F
27°C
85°F
29°C
Depth 8.8 – 9.8 feet
(2.6 – 2.9 meters)
17 feet
(5.2 meters)

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Soderholm Family Aquatic Center
797 W Dayton Street
Madison, WI 53706

Daily Schedules

POOL DEPTH

Please note: the pool depth is between 8-9 feet and there is currently no shallow water area. We are waiting to install a movable pool floor, which will allow us to offer shallow depths, but the installation is delayed due to the pandemic.

Live Pool Usage

Nick Pool

OPEN REC SWIMMING


WINTER BREAK

January 3 – January 23
Monday 11am – 2pm
5 – 7:30pm
Tuesday 6:15 – 7:30am
11am – 2pm
5 – 7:30pm
Wednesday 11am – 2pm
5 – 8:30pm
Thursday 6:15 – 7:30am
11am – 2pm
5 – 7:30pm
Friday 11am – 2pm
11am – 2:00pm
5 – 7:30pm
Saturday – Sunday 11am – 5:30pm

ADJUSTED HOURS

January 15 CLOSED

SPRING

January 24 – May 15
Monday 11am – 2pm
5 – 8:30pm
Tuesday 6:15 – 7:30am
11am – 2pm
5 – 8:30pm
Wednesday 11am – 2pm
5 – 8:30pm
Thursday 6:15 – 7:30am
11am – 2pm
5 – 8:30pm
Friday 11am – 2pm
5 – 8:30pm
Saturday – Sunday 11am – 7:30pm

ADJUSTED HOURS

Spring Break
March 11 – 20
March 11 11am – 2pm
5 – 7:30pm
March 12 11am – 5:30pm
March 13 11am – 5:30pm
March 14 11am – 2pm
5 – 7:30pm
March 15 6:15 – 7:30am
11am – 2pm
5 – 7:30pm
March 16 11am – 2pm
5 – 7:30pm
March 17 6:15 – 7:30am
11am – 2pm
5 – 7:30pm
March 18 11am – 2pm
5 – 7:30pm
March 19 – 20 11am – 5:30pm

 

Final Exam Week
May 8 – 15
May 8 11am – 7:30pm
May 9 11am – 2pm
5 – 8:30pm
May 10 6:15 – 7:30am
11am – 2pm
5 – 8:30pm
May 11 11am – 2pm
5 – 8:30pm
May 12 6:15 – 7:30am
11am – 2pm
5 – 8:30pm
May 13 11am – 2pm
5 – 7:30pm
May 14 11am – 5:30pm
May 15 CLOSED

OPEN REC DIVING

On weekends, diving boards are open for public use. Please note that diving platforms require supervision and are not available during Open Rec Diving.

HOURS

January 24 – May 15
Saturday – Sunday 1 – 3pm