Himberg Pool


@Misawa Outdoor Recreation Center


Phone number & hours

Hours of Operation

6–10 a.m. / 11 a.m.–7 p.m.

6–10 a.m. / 11 a.m.–8 p.m.
Closed 5–6 p.m. for maintenance

8 a.m.–Noon / 1–5 p.m.

Federal Holidays

PACAF Family Days
Open at 8 a.m.

Swim Schedule

Open Recreational Swimming

1–5 p.m.

6–8 p.m. / Family Fun Night
Water guns and float toys are welcome

Saturday & Sunday
1–5 p.m.

Fitness Swimming

6–9 a.m. / Six lanes
9–10 a.m. / Lane availability varies
11 a.m.–1 p.m. / Six lanes

5–6 p.m. / Lane availability varies
Misawa Youth Swim Team Practice** (seasonal)
6–7 p.m. / Six lanes*

Saturday & Sunday
8 a.m.–Noon / Six lanes*

*Lane availability may vary based on seasonal Outdoor Recreation programs

**Fitness swim lanes are available when no swim team practices are scheduled.

Physical Training Reservations

Reservations are available:
6–9 a.m. / Three lanes

To schedule a reservation, stop by the Outdoor Recreation Center or give us a call. Physical Training (PT) reservations are available during the designated times above for up to 60 minutes per lane. Reservations can be made up to 14 days in advance. When not reserved, fitness swim lanes are available on a first come, first served basis. Reservations are for group activities only and not for individual fitness training.

The Fish Bowl

The Fish Bowl can accommodate up to 16 people and features a service counter, small refrigerator, microwave, oven, TV, DVD player and picnic tables. Rental includes use of the party room for two hours.

*Does not include exclusive pool use


for two hours

Reservations are available:

13 p.m.
35 p.m.

35 p.m.
68 p.m.

13 p.m.
35 p.m.


Swim Lessons

Registration opens at 10 a.m. on Saturday, Dec. 15 at the Outdoor Recreation Center.

  • Monday & Wednesday Classes begin Jan. 7 and end Feb. 27
  • Tuesday & Thursday Classes begin Jan. 8 and end Feb. 28
  • Saturday Classes begin Jan. 5 and end Feb. 23

Open to Ages 6 months–4 years
*A parent is required to participate in the water for all classes.

Tuesday & Thursday
9–9:30 a.m.  |  Water Babies*
9:30–10 a.m.  |  Toddlers (ages 2–4)*

9–9:30 a.m.  |  Water Babies*
9:30–10 a.m.  |  Toddlers (ages 2–4)*

Open to Ages 4–5 years

Monday & Wednesday
3–3:30 p.m.  |  Pre-school Aquatics 1
3:30–4 p.m.  |  Pre-school Aquatics 2 & 3

NEW 10–10:30 a.m.  |  Pre-school Aquatics 1
NEW 10:30–11 a.m.  |  Pre-school Aquatics 2 & 3


Open to Ages 6–16 years and Adults 17+

Monday & Wednesday
4–4:30 p.m.  |  Level 3/4 Combined
4:30–5 p.m.  |  Level 5/6 Combined
5–5:30 p.m.  |  Adult Learn to Swim

Tuesday & Thursday
11:30 a.m.–Noon  |  Adult Learn to Swim
3–3:30 p.m.  |  Level 1
3:30–4 p.m.  |  Level 2
4–4:30 p.m.  |  Level 3
4:30–5 p.m.  |  Level 4
4:30–5 p.m.  |  Level 5/6 Combined
5–5:30 p.m.  |  Adult Learn to Swim

Not sure what level to enroll in? Let our swim instructor help you with a free skills assessment. Please note, age requirements still apply for specific levels.

Call 226-3152 for availability.


per person

Monday & Wednesday Classes
Starts Jan. 7 / Ends Feb. 27

Tuesday & Thursday Classes
Starts Jan. 8 / Ends Feb. 28

Enrollment for March / April opens Saturday, Feb. 23


per person

Saturday Classes
Starts Jan. 5 / Ends Feb. 23

Enrollment for March / April opens Saturday, Feb. 23

Rules & Policies

Age & Supervision Requirements

  • All children ages 10 and under must be supervised by an adult at all times.
  • Children unable to stand in the water must be within arm’s length of an adult at all times.
  • Children ages 12 and under must pass the PACAF Deep Water Test and possess a current PACAF Deep Water Access Card to use the deep end of the pool.
  • Children ages 13 and older (and children ages 11 or 12 with a valid PACAF Deep Water Access Card) may remain at the facility unattended.

Pool Rules

  1. No diving into shallow water.
  2. Parents are responsible for watching their young children at all times.
  3. No breath-holding or prolonged underwater swimming.
  4. Do not enter the pool if there is no lifeguard on duty.
  5. Shower before entering the pool.
  6. Flotation devices are limited to USGC-approved personal flotation devices only.
  7. No personal water or pool toys allowed.
  8. Glass lens diving masks may be used only by lap swimmers and during scuba training activities.
  9. No food, drinks or glass containers allowed in the pool area.
  10. No running on the pool deck.
  11. Lap lanes are for lap swimmers only.
  12. Children who are not toilet trained must wear tight-fitting swim diapers.
  13. Individuals with obvious evidence of a cold, flu or other communicable disease including open sores, lesions and fungal skin infections are prohibited from entering the pool.
  14. Violations will result in suspension of pool use.

Himberg Pool

BLDG. 625
Monday–Thursday  |  6–10 a.m. & 11 a.m.–7 p.m.
Friday  |  6–10 a.m. & 11 a.m.–8 p.m.
CLOSED 5–6 p.m. for maintenance
Saturday–Sunday | 8 a.m.–Noon & 1–5 p.m.
PACAF Family Days  |  Open at 8 a.m.
CLOSED on federal holidays


226-3152  DSN