Photo of the Aquatics Center Pool

The Crafton Hills Aquatics Center features a 50 meter by 25 yard Olympic Swimming Pool kept at 80 degrees year round. The pool is 7 feet deep from end to end. It can be configured to accommodate long course and short course training (not at the same time). The pool totals 19 short course lanes and 8 long course lanes.

City of Yucaipa Aquatics Club uses the pool for their swim team, water polo and masters programs. Yucaipa High School swimmers use the pool for both water polo and swimming.

 Map of Crafton Hills College with Pool circled

The Aquatics Center is located on the north/east side of campus just below parking lot J.

Lap Swim Hours


Hours January 3-May 26, 2017

  • Monday-Thursday 9am-4pm
  • Friday 8:30am-12pm
  • Monday/Wednesday/Thursday 5:15-7pm (January/February)
  • Monday/Tuesday/Thursday 5:15-7pm (March/April/May)

Summer 2017 hours will be posted May 2017.

For swimmers registering on-line you must show the lifeguard your receipt when you arrive. Please have your receipt printed or be prepared to show your receipt on your mobile device. You will receive a parking pass valid for the aquatics center parking lot during scheduled lap swim times. 

Locker rooms are for adults only and are not available during evening hours. Evening lap swim is 2-3 lanes depending on use and is for swimmers ages 10 and up who can consistently swim laps. 

All children must be able to swim across the pool unaided. 

The pool will be closed on the following campus holidays:

  • Monday, January 16, 2017, Martin Luther King Day
  • Friday, February 10, 2017, Lincoln's Birthday (observed)
  • Monday, February 20, 2017, Washington's Birthday
  • Monday, May 29, 2017, Memorial Day

Community Swim Passes

$5 day pass; $20 for 6 swim punch card,
Best Value of $25 for a month of unlimited swims.

Buy swim passes, membership or punch cards here

Student Pass:

Students who participate in the recreation fee are welcome to swim at no additional charge. The rec fee is an optional $8 fee paid per semester at registration which allows student access to the fitness center and pool for the semester during designated hours. 

Staff Swim Passes