Danville-Boyle County Parks and Recreation Department

             110 Man-O-War Drive, Danville, Kentucky  40422

                Phone: 859.238.1233 Fax: 859.238.1234

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The Danville-Boyle Co. Public Pool opened in May 1997.  The Pool facilities consist of men's and women's bathroom/shower rooms, a covered gazebo. Provided are picnic tables, lounge chairs,  a "baby" pool for children under age 5,  and a full-size, 25 meter pool ranging in depth from 3' to 12'.



Outside food or beverages may not be brought into the pool area.  In addition, food or drink may not be ordered and delivered from outside establishments (pizza, etc.).  If delivered, it will be refused at the gate. An on-site concession stand is operational with a variety of reasonably priced snacks and drinks.  Admission fees are $2.00 per person Saturday and Sunday, whether swimming or not. Monday through Friday fees are $3.00 per person. Individual and family season passes are also available.  All children under the age of 10 must be accompanied by an adult. 


The pool is open from approximately Memorial Day through Labor Day.  Hours are 1-6pm on Sundays, and 12noon-6pm Monday-Saturday.  The pool closes at 4:00pm on selected days for home swim meets.



Multi-session swimming lessons are offered through June & July.  Classes are divided by age groups/ability level and are scheduled for mornings and evenings.  Lessons are available to ages 3 through adult. 

The Parks and Recreation Department sponsors a swim team which begins sign ups in April of each year.  According to Bluegrass Conference rules, only 100 swimmers can be accepted onto the team.  The D.A.R.T. (Danville Area Recreational Team) "Sharks" has won 1st place in the conference for several years.