Himberg Pool


@Misawa Outdoor Recreation Center


Phone number & hours

Renovations to improve this facility will be occuring Monday, April 19–Thursday, April 29. Locker rooms will still be available, but shower and restrooms will be closed. Please use alternate restrooms within the Potter Fitness Center.

Hours of Operation


10 a.m.–7 p.m.

8 a.m.–5 p.m.


Federal Holidays

PACAF Family Days
10 a.m.–5 p.m.

Swim Schedule

Fitness Swimming

10 a.m.–Noon
1–7 p.m. Limited lane availability

10 a.m.–5 p.m. Limited lane availability

1–5 p.m. Limited lane availability

Open Recreational Swimming

1–7 p.m.

1–5 p.m.
5–7 p.m. (Family Fun Night)

1–5 p.m.


Physical Training Reservations

10 a.m.–Noon up to three lanes

10 a.m.–Noon up to three lanes

To schedule a reservation, stop by the Himberg Pool or call 226-3152. 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.

Family Fun Night

Fridays | 5–7 p.m.
Adult supervision required
Bring your pool toys, squirt guns and floats for a night of fun!

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.

13 p.m.
35 p.m.
57 p.m.

13 p.m.
35 p.m.


Swim Lessons

Be patient with us and our staff as we transition to this modified swim lesson schedule. If you are unable to enroll in the class you wanted please add yourself to the wait list. We will do our best to adjust accordingly and accommodate your needs.

We are excited to offer swim lessons again and thank you for your patience and support!

Registration Opens
Saturday, March 27
8–10 a.m.
Outdoor Recreation Center

$100 per person
Tuesday & Thursday
Start Tuesday, April 6
End Tuesday, May 25

$60 per person
Saturday Classes
Start Saturday, April 10
End Saturday, May 22

Parent & Child Aquatics (Ages 6 months–4 years)

Tuesdays & Thursdays
10–10:30 a.m. Water Babies (under age 2)
10:30–11 a.m.. Toddlers (ages 2–4)

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

*a parent is required to participate in the water for all classes

Preschool Aquatics (Ages 4–5 years)

Tuesdays & Thursdays
10–10:30 a.m. Preschool Aquatics 1
10:30–11 a.m. Preschool Aquatics 2
3:30–4 p.m. Preschool Aquatics 1
4–4:30 p.m. Preschool Aquatics 2
4:30–5 p.m. Preschool Aquatics 3

10–10:30 a.m. Preschool Aquatics 1
10:30–11 a.m. Preschool Aquatics 2 & 3

Learn-to-Swim (Ages 6–16 years)

Tuesdays & Thursdays
3:30–4 p.m. Level 1
4–4:30 p.m. Level 2
4:30–5 p.m. Level 3
5–5:30 p.m. Level 4
5:30–6 p.m. Level 5 & 6

9–9:30 a.m. Level 1
9:30–10 a.m. Level 2
10–10:30 a.m. Level 3
10:30–11 a.m. Level 4

Adult Learn-to-Swim (Adults 17+)

Set up on a personalized case by case basis to ensure an instructor and class time is available that meets your needs. Please call 226-3152 or 226-9378, or stop by ODR or the Himberg Pool for further inquiries.

Skill Level Assessments
Not sure which level to enroll in? Let our swim instructor help you with a FREE skills assessment. Please note, age requirements still apply for specific levels. We can try to accommodate you at a more convenient time if we have an instructor available. Call 226-3152 for availability.

*Due to present social distancing guidelines we will not have open swim on Tuesdays and Thursdays during swim lessons.

$100 per person
Tuesday &
Thursday Classes

$60 per person
Saturday Classes

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 |  Closed
Tuesday–Friday | 10 a.m.– 7 p.m.
Saturday | 8 a.m.–5 p.m.
Sunday | CLOSED
PACAF Family Days  |  10 a.m.–5 p.m.
CLOSED on federal holidays


226-3152  DSN
Call for PT Reservations