Summer is officially here! Tyler Parks and Recreation pool season kicked off on Saturday, June 2 with the opening of Fun Forest pool, located at 900 N. Glenwood Blvd.


Fun Forest pool will be open from through Aug. 11 and its daily schedule is as follows:

  • Tuesdays through Thursdays from 1 to 6 p.m. for open swim
  • Lap swim is available on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 6 to 8 p.m.
  • Fridays and Saturdays from 1 to 7 p.m. for open swim
  • Closed on Sundays and Mondays


Admission to Fun Forest pool is free, but children ages 12 and under must have an adult present with them at all times. Youth 13 to 18 years of age must have a signed emergency card to enter without an adult.  Parents or legal guardians can fill out emergency cards at the pool. Once submitted, the emergency card is good for the summer season.


All swimmers must have swim suits to get into the pool and the spray ground. No undergarments under swim suits or cotton can be worn in the pool.


Tyler Transit is offering free transportation for children who want to go to the Library or Fun Forest Pool through Aug 31. Children 12 and under must be accompanied by an adult.