Don Rodenbaugh Aquatics Center

Dive into fun and fitness at Don Rodenbaugh Aquatics Center! With two pools for dedicated leisure and lap swimming, a lazy river, indoor play structure and a water slide, you'll find exciting aquatics and exercise experiences for all ages.

Operating Hours

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Pool Hours

Pool areas are closed March 15 - June 1 for HVAC work and waterslide demolition. Details

Classes & Activities 

Group Exercise

View the schedule female instructor leads a group exercise class Opens in new windowLearn from experienced instructors during a time that works best for your schedule, with both aquatics and fitness center options available.

Swim School (Ages 3-12)

Browse classessmiling girl in swimming pool, wearing goggles Opens in new windowFor ages 3-12, our specially-trained instructors have helped thousands of students learn to swim, improve aquatic skills and increase endurance.


Browse classes young woman in pool doing a backstroke Opens in new windowImprove your stroke, build your water confidence or join a competitive team! Options available for both adults and advanced youth swimmers.

Lifeguarding & CPR

Browse classes a line of CPR dummies arranged on a table Opens in new windowEnhance your knowledge or advance your career with American Red Cross CPR and Lifeguard Training.

Personal Training

Don Rodenbaugh Aquatics Center has a personal trainer on staff who can help you achieve your goals! Our personal training includes one-on-one sessions with a trainer, along with customized workouts built just for you. We also offer partner workouts for couples or friends who want to train together and split the cost. Complete an interest form to get started.

Single Session
5 Sessions
10 Sessions20 Sessions
1-on-1 Personal Training
(60 minutes)
1-on-1 Personal Training
(30 minutes)
Partner Personal Training
(60 minutes)

Ask staff how to receive a discount on 1-on-1 personal training single sessions. Offer good January-March 2023. Contact Don Rodenbaugh Aquatics Center for details.

Nutrition Consultation

Is your health and wellness on the right track? Make sure you’re achieving your wellness goals with Nutrition Consultations! Allen Parks and Recreation Fitness Nutritionist are located at Don Rodenbaugh Aquatics Center and would love to meet with you. Complete a Nutrition Consultation Contact form and a specialist will reach out to you within the week. Rates are $35 for one session.

Rock Climbing Wall

A unique fitness experience! The climbing wall at Don Rodenbaugh Aquatics Center is 24 feet high and 18 feet wide. The sandstone-textured wall challenges climbers of all skill levels. Gym shoes are required and climbers must be dry. Access to the climbing wall is included with a membership or day pass. Climbing wall hours are Saturdays from 1-5 p.m., Wednesdays from 4-8 p.m. and Fridays from 4-8 p.m.

Private Swim Lessons

Private and semi-private lessons (lessons with more than one participant) are available to all ages and skill levels. For more information, please complete a Private/Semi-Private Lesson Request.

Membership & Passes

View our Membership FAQs

Enjoy all that LIFE in Allen has to offer when you join Don Rodenbaugh Aquatics Center! Members benefit from affordable access to high-quality equipment, experienced instructors, convenient hours and caring, professional staff.

Membership at Don Rodenbaugh Aquatics Center includes:

  • Access to all group exercises classes at no additional charge
  • Member discounts on programs and rentals
  • Free admission to Ford Pool

Day passes to Don Rodenbaugh Aquatics Center provide access to all available amenities and group exercise classes offered on that day. 

Resident rates include Allen residents and employees working for businesses, corporations and organizations located within the Allen city limits.


Monthly Membership

Debit or credit card required when purchasing monthly memberships.

Allen Residents
ADULT (Age 18-59)
YOUTH (Age 3-17)
SENIOR (Age 60+)

Day Pass

Cash, debit or credit accepted when purchasing day passes.

Allen Residents
ADULT (Age 18-59)
YOUTH (Age 3-17)
SENIOR (Age 60+)

Fees effective Jan. 1, 2023

2023 Membership Changes

Multi-facility access will not be offered for new or renewing members in 2023. Those who wish to access multiple recreation centers can purchase separate memberships - or, if visiting infrequently, purchase a day pass to visit a facility without joining. Members at Don Rodenbaugh Aquatics Center will receive free access to Ford Pool as a membership perk. Seniors must be 60 years or older to access discounted senior rates at Allen Parks & Recreation facilities.

Punch cards may not be purchased or redeemed after Jan. 1, 2023. Individuals can participate in group exercise classes by purchasing a membership or day pass.

Parties & Rentals

We provide the space, you bring the party! Don Rodenbaugh Aquatics Center offers two multi-purpose rooms and covered patio spaces available for rent during open swim hours. Discounted admission fees are charged per guest.

For larger groups, the entire Leisure Pool or Lap Pool can be rented on Saturday or Sunday evenings from 6:30-8:30 p.m. Lap Pool rentals do not include the use of the party rooms.

Refundable Deposit

A $100 deposit is required for all rentals. The deposit is refundable if no damages occur.

Rental Packages

PARTY ROOM (25 People)
PARTY ROOM (50 people)
COVERED PATIO (25 People)$55/hour$75/hour
COVERED PATIO (50 People)$80/hour$112/hour
LEISURE POOL/PARTY ROOMS (After-hours rental only)
LAP POOL (After-hours rental only)$200/hour$280/hour
CLIMBING WALL(After-hours rental only)$165/hour$231/hour

Rental fees effective January 1, 2023

Leisure pool area at Don Rodenbaugh Natatorium
Five children sit side by side on the edge of a swimming pool during their swim lesson
Exterior photo of Don Rodenbaugh Natatorium

Special Events

Duck Derby

Saturday, February 11 | Register Now Children cheer as decorated rubber ducks are lowered into a pool Opens in new windowPurchase your racing duck at the front desk, then decorate it and return it for race day judging. Awards given to the fastest and best decorated.

"The Climb" Challenge

January-April | DetailsWoman in workout clothing sitting next to a kettle bell and water bottle Opens in new windowKick off the 2023 Challenge of the Year with "The Climb" Fitness Challenge. Top participants win a FREE training session!

Jobs at Don Rodenbaugh Aquatics Center

The most fun you'll ever have at work! Allen Parks & Recreation offers full-time, part-time and seasonal job opportunities at Don Rodenbaugh Aquatics Center. We also contract with enthusiastic, qualified instructors to teach group fitness classes.

Staff positions

> View all job openings Male lifeguard standing with arms folded in front of a large indoor pool Opens in new windowJoin our team as a full-time, part-time or seasonal employee.


> Email Kolbie Elliott for current openingsFitness instructor teaches a water aerobics classBecome a fitness instructor to lead group exercise classes.

Contact Don Rodenbaugh Aquatics Center

110 E. Rivercrest Blvd., Allen, TX 75002
Phone: 214.509.4770
Operating hours: View facility hours