Swimming Pool

The Cowhig Family Aquatic Center features sloping entry stairs, two 25-meter lap lames, 1-meter diving board, gazebo, handicap ADA lift, and bathhouse with lockers.

Summer Season (June 1 – September 2)

  • Newly renovated deck, improved locker rooms, new landscaping, gazebo and basketball hoop
  • Superior water sanitizing and filtration system
  • Swimming Lessons – 2024 registration
  • Open Swim / Lap Swim

  • Monday – Sunday: 2 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • We accept cash, check, credit cards and debit cards for membership types as well as contactless payments (Apple Pay, Android Pay)

  • There is no admission charge for MIU students provided they bring a valid ID card.
  • To read the pool rules, select the link below.

  • English
  • Swim parties are available during summer months.

  • Visit the pool rental page for more information.
  • The Aquatics Supervisor or Manager may close the pool under the following conditions:

  • Severe weather conditions
  • Air temperature drops below 67 degrees
  • Attendance drops below 15 guests (This will not apply if there are children in attendance for swim lessons)
  • Mechanical difficulties and pool maintenance or anytime a situation arises that would jeopardize the public health or safety of the people in attendance.
  • In the event of fecal contamination, the pool will be evacuated for at least 30 minutes for solid waste contamination, and immediate closure up to 25-hours for liquid contamination during which time the Pool Manager will direct the proper procedures for sanitizing the pool according to the Iowa Department of Public Health.
    Questions? Contact the Recreation Center or call 641-472-1112


105 Zimmerman Blvd
Fairfield, IA 52556

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