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Parks & Recreation

Healthy Parks, Healthy Portland

Phone: 503-823-PLAY (7529)

Fax: 503-823-6007

1120 SW Fifth Ave., Suite 1302, Portland, OR 97204

Southwest Community Center

  • Remembering Doug Brenner

  • Park Stars Basketball League 3rd-4th grade co-ed basketball league

  • Sprout Academy

  • All group exercise classes are free with daily admission or active pass. Youth 13 years and older welcome. Call 503-823-2840!

  • Work for the Water! Aquatics is hiring. Click for more details.

  • Indoor Park Mon & Wed 1:30-3pm; Tue & Thu 10:30-3pm; Fri 10:30-12pm

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NOTE: PP&R will now be asking participants to identify their ethnicity when registering to better understand recreation trends and needs of our community. Learn more.

Indoor Park

Indoor Park will not run during Portland Public No School Days (12/21 through 1/3, 1/18,2/15 or 3/21 through 3/25)

Children’s play is essential in the human development process! Indoor Park is a safe and cooperative playtime for children accompanied and monitored by parents. Encourages the development of motor skills while helping children gain confidence with group interaction and cooperative play on equipment, cars, and assorted toys. Network with other parents for support and opportunities. Drop-In program.
Mon/Wed 1:30-3pm

Season: Fall, Winter & Spring

Closed: June-September






$35/12-punch card

Tu/Th 10:30-3pm
Fri 10:30-12pm
  • No cost for babies under 9 months

Building Hours: 1/4-3/27

Monday-Friday 5:15am-9:30pm Special Hours
Saturday 7am-7pm, Spa closes at 5pm

Martin Luther King Jr. Day - Monday, January 18:  No Registered Classes* held. Join us for Kids' Day Off.

Monday, January 25: No Registered Classes* held.  Join us for Kids' Day Off.

Presidents' Day - Monday, February 15: No Registered Classes* held.  Join us for Kids' Day Off.


*Does not include adult water and land fitness. Drop-in classes scheduled as usual.

Sunday 9am-6:30pm

Inclement Weather Policy

Pool Schedule


Facility Features

Indoor six-lane Lap Pool Exercise Studio with drop-in fitness courses
Indoor zero-depth entry Leisure Pool Fitness Center with cardiovascular & circuit weight equipment
Waterslide & Splashdown Pool Gymnasium
Whirlpool Spa Traversing Bouldering Wall
Men's & Women's Locker Rooms Multipupose Rooms with attached kitchen
Family Changing Rooms Drop-in Child Care Room
Poolside Party/Meeting Room 48,000 square feet

Southwest General Admission Fees*

Fee Structure: City of Portland Residents / Non-Residents
  Drop-in Visit Active  Pass** 10-Visit Card 20-Visit Card
Adult, age 18-59 $6.50 $43 / $56 $57.50 / $61.70 $110 / $117
Senior, age 60 & up $5.00 $32.50 / $41 $45 / $47.50 $85 / $90
Teen, age 13-17 $5.00 $32.50 / $41 $45 / $47.50 $85 / $90
Child, age 3-12 $3.75 $24.50 / $30 $33.50 / $35.50 $63.60 / $67.40
Toddler, age 0-2*** Free Free Free Free
Family**** n/a $68.50 / $81.50 n/a n/a
  • *Passes only valid at Southwest Community Center & Pool. These fees will include use of the following amenities during regularly scheduled times: Lap Swim | Open Play Swim | Family Play Swim | Water Fitness Classes | Fitness Room | Open Gym | Adult Basketball | Adult Volleyball | Women's Basketball
  • **Active Passes will auto-renew each month. Simply pay your first monthly fee upon registering and all future monthly payments are deducted directly from your debit or credit card.
  • ***$3.50 Indoor Park admission for age 9 months-5 years.
  • ****Family membership denotes a couple (married or domestic) or a single parent and their legal dependents living in the same residence.