Bedford Outdoor Pool

Bedford Outdoor Pool

The Bedford Outdoor Pool is located on Shore Drive in the town of Bedford. This outdoor pool has two separate pool areas and a variety of play feature providing swimming opportunities for all ages. The Bedford Outdoor pool offers a variety of activities such as lane swimming, swimming lessons and open swims

Shore Drive, Bedford
902 - 490 - 4682


Pool Closure - August 19-21, 2022

The Bedford outdoor pool will be closed for Provincial Summer Swimming Championships starting 12pm on August 19th and reopening Monday, August 22nd.


NEW Fee Structure

On April 1, 2022 the Parks and Recreation Fee structure will be changing. These changes will affect all recreation services; programs, rentals, drop ins, voucher and memberships fees. Follow the below link for more details.

New Fee Structure


This summer we will be offering pool memberships for adults, seniors, youth and household (family of 5). See price chart below.


  • All activities in the pool are required to be booked in advance by calling 902-490-6666 or online at Entry will not be permitted without advance booking.


  • Changerooms will be available this summer, including on deck showers.


Pool rentals and birthday parties will be available this summer. 

    Bedford Outdoor Pool Schedule: Monday - Friday

    Time Large Pool Small Pool
    Time Large Pool Small Pool
    7:30 am - 8:30 am Swim Team n/a
    8:45 am - 11:30 am Swimming Lessons Swimming Lessons
    11:45 am - 12:45 pm Lane Swim Tot Swim
    1:00 pm - 2:15 pm Open Swim Open Swim
    2:30 pm - 3:45 pm Open Swim Open Swim
    4:00 pm - 6:30 pm Swim Team Swimming Lessons
    6:30 pm - 8:00 pm Swim Team Tot Swim

    Bedford Outdoor Pool Schedule: Saturday - Sunday

    Time Large Pool Small Pool
    Time Large Pool Small Pool
    10:00 am - 11:00 am Lane Swim Tot Swim
    11:00 am - 12:00 pm Rental Rental
    12:00 pm - 1:00 pm Rental Rental
    1:15 am - 2:15 pm Open Swim Open Swim
    2:45 pm - 4:00 pm Open Swim Open Swim
    4:00 pm - 5:30 pm Open Swim Open Swim
    5:45 pm - 6:45 pm lane Swim Tot Swim

    Membership & Drop-in Fees

    What do they include?
    Memberships, 1 visit Facility Pass, & 10 visit facility pass include access to the pool, when available. 

    1 visit pool pass includes both Aquafit and Lane Swimming.

    1 visit open swim pass includes open swims and Parent & Tot.

    How much does it cost?
    Fees listed below are effective April 1, 2022.  

    (Please note that tax will be added to all prices listed below)

    Youth Rates Apply to: Individuals up to and including 18 years of age.

    Adult Rates Apply to: Individuals 19 to 54 years of age.

    Senior Rates Apply to: Individuals 55 years of age or older.

    Household Rates Apply to: Maximum of 5 people from the same household (address).

    Membership & Drop-in Fees

    Type Adult Youth Senior Household
    Type Adult Youth Senior Household
    Summer Membership (July/August) $70.00 $52.50 $52.50 $140.00
    10 Visit Aquatic Pass $20.00 $20.00 $20.00 N/A
    1 visit Aquatic Pass $1.74 $1.74 $1.74 $1.74 per/person
    Open Swim Pass $1.74 $1.74 $1.74 $1.74 per/person