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Fuller Park Outdoor Pool & Waterslide

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​​​​Fuller Park Pool
1519 Fuller Road
Ann Arbor, MI 48105 (directions)

Phone: 734.794.6236
Gayle Hurn, Recreation Supervisor


There is something for everyone to enjoy at Fuller Pool including a waterslide; 7-lane, 50 meter lap pool; shallow area with ramp access; 12’ deep diving well; and plenty of open space and lounge chairs to relax. Located just minutes from downtown Ann Arbor and the North campus of the University of Michigan, Fuller Pool is directly across the street from the university hospitals and is open daily May 23​ through Labor Day.
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Admission Rates

​Daily Admission​

  • 3 & Under: Free with paid adult

  • Youth (4-17): $4

  • Senior (55+): $4

  • Adult: $5

​Half Off Swim Season Passes on Sale

Summer season passes are valid from May 23 to Sept. 7, 2015. Season passes can be used at Buhr, Fuller and Veterans Memorial pools for all public swim times and tot splashes. Passes may be purchased at any of the pools or at the Parks and Recreation Customer Service Center at Cobblestone Farm (2781 Packard Road). To renew or purchase a summer pool pass online, visit our online registration system​. For more information or additional assistance, please call Fuller Pool at 734.794.6236, Buhr Park Pool at 734.794.6234, Veterans Memorial Park Pool at 734.794.6235, or Parks and Recreation Customer Service at 734​.794.6230 extension 0.​​

Resident Discount
Purchase a pass July 20 and after
Youth/Senior             Adult                       Family*
$55                           $70                         $132.50

Purchase a pass July 20  and after
Youth/Senior            Adult                       Family*
$67.50                      $87.50                    $162.50

* The rate is for up to five family members (two adults and three children all living in the same household). Each additional child is $5.​

Fuller Pool Hours

​Public Swimming

The tot pool, waterslide, deep end, and lap lanes are open for everyone to enjoy. Daily admission applies, and all season passes are valid. After 6:30 p.m., the number of lanes available will only be one or two to allow room for our Master's program.

Lap Swim

Only the lap lanes are open for swimming. At least four lanes are available in the 50-meter pool. Due to the popularity of Fuller Pool, circle swimming is mandatory. After 6:30 p.m., the number of lanes available will only be one or two to allow room for our master's program.


May 23-Sept. 7 , 12:15-1 p.m., Lap Swim | Public Swim, 1-8 p.m.


May 23-Sept. 7, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Lap Swim | 1-8 p.m., Public Swim


May 23-Sept. 7, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., Lap Swim | 1-8 p.m. Public Swim

Wet, Wild, and Wacky Day Camp

This fun and unique day camp will offer campers the opportunity to go on adventures, try new exciting activities and have fun with new friends in and out of the water. This year we have all new programs to make any camper's summer the best ever! Each week we will spend time exploring all the fun the pool, river and park has to offer. Campers will learn to log roll, raft down the river, enjoy water slide races, fun in our bounce house, play a little water polo, traditional camp games, sports, crafts and even some basic swimming lessons. Our camp is licensed by the State of Michigan and our camp staff are well trained and excited to help your camper have their best summer yet! All our staff are certified in First Aid and CPR and many are Lifeguards and Swim Instructors. We have something for every camper to love, so check our wet, wild, and wacky weeks below and join us for an awesome summer adventure!

Camp Hours: Monday - Friday, 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Camp Fee: $190 resident per week; $230 nonresident per week

Extended Camp Hours: Monday - Friday, 7:30 to 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 to 6 p.m.

Extended Hours Fee: $50 resident; $60 nonresident

Day Camp Schedule and Themes​

June 29 -  July 3 Harry Potter Goes Wild Week

Make potions, meet owls, and challenge other houses in the Wet and Wild Hogwarts Games. Campers will enjoy a new challenge each day and parents will love the skills camper's are building socially and physically in the water! (No camp Friday, July 3)

July 6 – 10 Wet and Wild Rescue Week

This week campers will be learning and practicing their skills as a hero.  Learn how to save themselves and others in the pool, along the river and through fun team obstacle courses. Meet real life heroes and use real rescue equipment all framed in a fun and adventure!

July 13 – 17 Funky Frozen Week

Join us in Frozen sing-a-longs as we bring a little frosty fun to the middle of summer. Dress up as your favorite frozen character as we play fun frozen themed games and make fun frozen crafts. 

July 20 – 24 Wild and Wacky Olympics Week

Join a team and create a country to represent as we put you through some of the craziest and most entertaining competitions you've ever experience. Bounce House Wars, Water Luge Races, Log Roll Offs, River Rafting Races, Rescue Tube Relays and so much more. Score points for your team and win the Wild and Wacky Olympics.

July 27 – July 31 Harry Potter Goes Wild Take 2 Week

Miss the first Harry Potter week or just love Harry so much you want a repeat join us as we have a week of Harry Potter fun in some Wet and Wild Hogwarts Games, Harry themed crafts and activities and of course a game of Aqua Quittage.

Aug 3 – 7 Olaf's Adventure's Week

This week campers will bring Olaf from the Frozen Movie with them on the summer adventures he has always dreamed of. Rafting down the river, taking a ride down the waterslide, their handmade Olaf will explore with them throughout some classic summer fun!

Aug 10 – 14 Wet and Wild Pirates Week

Ahoy! Join us for a week of treasure hunts, river races, and hi-jinx on the high pool seas. Campers will enjoy building their own pint size pirate ships and searching for some underwater treasures!

Aug 17 – 21 Wacky and Wild Adventure Week

Water obstacle courses, bounce house games, and slip and slide races are just a few of the fun adventures on the docket this week.  Don't forget that each week will spend time learning some important swimming skills and put those to use with games and activities in the water!

Aug 24 – 28 Wacky Sports Week

Join us as we explore new ways to play some classic games and sports like water baseball and lawn broomball. Unleash your creative athletic self and try out a three legged capture the flag game or blind beanbag toss. We are even open to suggestions! Come up with a wacky game or sporty and we will try it out at camp.

​Aug 31 – Sept 4 Wet and Wacky Hodgepodge Week

Finish out your summer with fun water games, rides down the waterslide, river fun and so much more!  You don't want you summer to end without a round of log rolling, river rafting and other camp fun.

Refund Fee for Day Camps

  • 46 days or more prior to the start of the day camp: 100% ($10 administration fee)

  • Within 30 - 45 days of start of the day camp: 50% ($10 administration fee)

  • Within 15 to 29 days of start of the day camp: 25% ($10 administration fee)

  • Within 14 days of start of the day camp: 0% ($0).

For more information, please call Fuller Park Pool Recreation Supervisor Gayle Hurn at 734.794.6237.

​How to Register 

  • ​​​Register​ online by clicking here and selecting Register for a Program.

  • Mail or drop-off your registration to Fuller Park Pool, 1519 Fuller Road, Ann Arbor, MI 48107

  • Register by phone at 734.794.6237. Payment with a credit card is required for this option.

Information for Parents

Welcome to Fuller Pool Day Camp!!!! We are excited for the week to come. Here are a few reminders to make your camper's week as fun as possible!! On Wednesday's, we ask that you try to drop off your child/children to camp before 9:00-9:15 so we can leave for our fieldtrips early. We will be walking to Argo a lot this summer on these days. Also, we are not responsible for lost belongings, it is up to your camper to keep their items together and in the camp room. Lastly, money is allowed for the vending machines only during lunch and afternoon snack. We ask that you do not send your child with more than three dollars and is tucked away in a safe place. Here is a list of items that we recommend you send your child/children with:

  • Lunch

  • Bathing suit

  • Towel

  • Change of clothes (just in case)

  • Water bottle

  • Sunscreen

  • Snack if you prefer (no nuts)

  • Gym shoes/Sandals for the pool (Gym shoes are recommended on Wednesday's when we take fieldtrips)

We do provide bug spray and a small snack after pool time. Your child/children may bring their own snack if they prefer, we just ask that it does not contain nuts. ​

Additional Forms

Please include the following forms with your child’s registration.

Day Camp Health and Emergency Form (PDF)
Day Camp Activity and Release Authorization (PDF)​​​​

​Log Rolling 

Adult and Youth Log Rolling Workshops

Want to learn to log roll with other interested adults or kids? Join us for one of our adult or youth log rolling workshops. Just $6.25 to pre-register for this 45 minute session. Space is limited to 8 participants. Pre-register for 4 workshops and get the 5th workshop free. Group rates available for groups of 6 or more. Call 734.794.6237 to register today!

Youth Workshops: Saturdays, May 30 – Aug 29, 10:30 – 11:15 a.m.

Adult Workshops: Saturdays, May 30 – Aug 29, 9:30  – 10:15 a.m.

Open Log Rolling Hours

Have you already taken a workshop or two and want to get in some practice time? We will be offering open log rolling for the price of admission during the following days and times:

Saturdays, May 30 – Aug. 29, 11:15 a.m. – 1 p.m.

​NEW Swim Lessons

Group lessons are offered for children from the age of 6 months up. Class size is limited. Ability requirements must be honored unless prior instructor approval is granted. Registration will be accepted for any instructional swim class at any of the city pools during public swim time, by phone or online.

Session 1, Sundays: June 14 – August 9 (no lessons on July 5) | Session 2, Saturdays: July 11- August 29


For babies ages 6 months to 18 months to become comfortable in the water and learn skills with the help of a parent or adult. 30-minute class.               $45 resident/$55 nonresident.

  • Sunday, 10:40-11:10 a.m.
  • Saturday, 11:15-11:45 a.m.


Helps toddlers ages 18 months to 3 years old become comfortable in the water with the assistance of a parent or adult, so they are ready to learn to swim. 30-minute class. $45 resident/$55 nonresident.

  • Sunday, 10:05-10:35 a.m. and 11:50 a.m. - 12:20 p.m.
  • Saturday, 10:40-11:10 a.m. and 12:30-1 p.m.


Intro to water skills for tykes who are just starting off. Swimmers will be in the water with only an instructor and need to be at least 4 years old to participate in this class.  30 minute class. $45 resident/$55 nonresident.

  • Sunday, 11:15-11:45 a.m. and 12:30-1 p.m.
  • ​Saturday, 9:30-10 a.m. and 11:50-12:20 p.m.


Fundamental aquatic skills for those who can fully submerge head, float independently, blow bubbles and feel comfortable in the water. 30-minute class. $45 resident/$55 nonresident.

  • Sunday, 9:30-10 a.m.  a.m. and 12:30-1 p.m.
  • Saturday, 10:05-10:35 a.m. and 10:40-11:10 a.m.

Mako Sharks:​

Beginning stroke development for those who can push off the side flutter kick on back/front with arm actions and float on their front and back comfortably. 30-minute class. $45 resident/$55 nonresident.

  • ​Sunday, 10:05-10:35 a.m. and 11:50-12:20 p.m.
  • Saturday, 9:30-10 a.m. and 11:15-11:45 a.m.

Hammerhead Sharks: 

Intermediate stroke development for those who can swim front and back crawl for 10 yards, demonstrate elementary backstroke and enter deep water comfortably. 30-minute class. $45 resident/$55 nonresident.

  • Sunday, 10:40-11:10 a.m. and 11:15-11:45 a.m.
  • Saturday, 10:05-10:35 a.m. and 11:50-12:20 p.m.

Tiger Sharks:

Full stroke development for those who can swim front crawl for 15 yards with rotary breathing, swim backstroke for 15 yards and tread water for at least 30 seconds. 30-minute class. $45 resident/$55 nonresident.

  • Sunday, 9:30-10 a.m. and 11:20-11:50 a.m.
  • Saturday, 11:20- 11:50 a.m. and 12:30-1 p.m.


Stroke improvement for those who can swim front and back crawl for 20 yards, demonstrate butterfly and breaststroke, and tread water for 60 seconds. 45-minute class. $55 resident/$70 nonresident.

  • Sunday, 10:20-11:15 a.m. and 12-12:45 p.m.
  • Saturday, 10:20-11:15 a.m. and 12-12:45 p.m.


Stroke refinement for those who have coordinated front crawl, back crawl, breaststroke, butterfly, and elementary back stroke. 45-minute class. $55 resident/$70 nonresident.

  • Sunday, 9:30-10:15 a.m.
  • Saturday, 9:30-10:15 a.m.

Private Lessons

Individual swim instruction for swimmers ages 3 to adult, each private lesson is 30-minutes long and customized to meet the needs of the swimming participant. Please call the pool to find out dates and times available; space is very limited. Private lessons are for one participant only. Fee: Half hour $15 resident; $18 nonresident.

Private Lesson Schedule

Sundays , June 14-August 9 | 9:30 a.m.-1 p.m. (no lessons on July 5)
Saturdays July 11-August 29 | 9:30 a.m.-1 p.m.
Monday-Thursday Evenings, May26-September 3 | 5 – 8 p.m.

Master Swim

Masters is a group of people who are enthusiastic about swimming. Masters is a year round program, swimming at Mack Indoor Pool September to May and Fuller Park Pool between Memorial Day and Labor Day. They are focused on personal goals of fitness, training or simply having a good time with friends in an active environment. New swimmers are always welcome to our swimming community. Our coaches will write up a new workout every day and will be on deck to work with you if you'd like help. Masters is what you'd like it to be, swimming wise, as workouts are designed and written to help you achieve your personal goals. With 11 practices a week, both morning and evenings, we offer you a schedule that works with your busy life. 

New This Season!

Monday and Thursday evening practices will be geared towards triathlete and distance swimmers. Fridays will be designated sprint days

The weekly schedule is:

Morning, 5:45-7:15 a.m. Monday through Friday
Evening, 6:30-8 p.m. Monday through Friday
Saturdays, 7:30-9 a.m.

Master Swim Passes (valid during Masters Swim only)

Five days a week (75 punches), May 23 to Sept. 7 (Fuller Park Pool), $262.50 resident; $300 nonresident
Four days a week (60 punches), May 23 to Sept. 7 (Fuller Park Pool), $240 resident; $270 nonresident
Three days a week (45 punches), May 23 to Sept. 7 (Fuller Park Pool), $202.50 resident; $225 nonresident
Two days a week (30 punches), May 23 to Sept. 7 (Fuller Park Pool), $150 resident; $165 nonresident
One day a week (15 punches), May 23 to Sept. 7 (Fuller Park Pool), $82.50 resident; $90 nonresident
Daily drop-in, May 23 to Sept. 7 (Fuller Park Pool) $6.25

Pool Rental​

Looking for a fun, affordable location to have a birthday party or family get together? We offer rentals and party packages that can include log rolling, a dive-in movie, a bounce house, or just fun in the summer sun. To learn more, call 734.794.6237 and ask for Gayle.

Special Events

Splash Days

Splash Days are afternoons of special games, activities, and prizes both in and out of the pool. Join us from 2 to 4 p.m. on any of the following Sundays to enjoy some family fun! All activities and prizes are included in the cost of admission. We hope to see you June 20, July 18, and August 15.

​Dive-in Movies

Bring your own inner tube and float in the pool as you enjoy a movie. Showtime is at 8:30 p.m. and admission is $5 for adults and $4 for children and seniors. Show dates will be July 11, July 25, and Augu​st 22.  August 22 we will be showing Jaws.