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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

  • Daddy Daughter Night Click here to register for Daddy Daughter Night, or check out our events page for more info!

  • Holiday Gift Packages

  • Inclement Weather Policy Click here to find more information on PP&R's inclement weather policies.

  • Winter 2017 Catalog Activities and classes for youth, adults, and seniors

  • Group Exercise Classes All group exercise classes are free with daily admission or active pass. Youth 13 years and older welcome.

*SWCC INCLEMENT WEATHER January 14th and January 15th: Southwest Community Center will be open for normal hours Saturday and Sunday. There will be no rentals, sports classes, or swim lessons. Saturday water exercise classes will run as usual. As of now Saturday fitness classes will run as normal after 9:30am. Keep an eye out for Sunday exercise schedules. Childcare and drop in activities for the pool and gymnasium will run as normal both Saturday and Sunday. Thank you for working with us while we navigate through this weather! *

Building Hours: 9/9-1/1

Monday-Friday 5:15 am - 9:30 pm Special holiday/event hours:

7:00 am - 7:00 pm, spa closes at 5:00 pm

December 31: 7:00 am-3:00 pm

January 1: 10:00 am-6:00 pm

February 25: 5:15am - 5:30am (Gym closure at 2:00pm and pool at 5:00pm)

February 26 :5:15am - 4:30pm (Gym closure at 1:00pm)


Sunday 9:00 am - 6:30 pm

Inclement Weather Policy - Click Here for SWCC specific inclement weather information.

Pool Schedule

Gym Schedule

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+ $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.

Southwest Community Center Catalog

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Winter 2017
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.

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