Parks, Playgrounds, & Natural Areas

City of Aiken Public Pool at Smith-Hazel

The City of Aiken Public Pool at Smith-Hazel, located at 416 Kershaw St. NE,  is part of a 4.75-acre public space that includes the Smith-Hazel Recreation Facility, a large park with shaded seating areas and a walking trail, a playground, and an outdoor basketball court.

The facility houses one pool that is five feet deep at its deepest point and 0 feet at its shallowest. Although the pool is surrounded by a six foot safety fence and has certified Lifeguards to ensure safety, any children under the age of 13 must be accompanied by a swimming adult.  Pool features include a zero-depth entry making entry accessible to all patrons, engaging water features, and two water slides.  The pool house includes restrooms with showers and outdoor showers for use before water entry.  Bathing suits must be worn.  Children who are not potty-trained must wear swim diapers.  Patrons may enjoy the provided amenities, as well as bring seating and shade from home.

Hours of Operation

June 4 through September 4

The City of Aiken Public Pool is located outdoors at 416 Kershaw Street, NE.

In-Season Public Swim:
Wednesday – Friday: 1 PM – 7 PM
Saturday: 9 AM – 12 PM and 4 PM – 7PM
Sunday: 1 – 7 PM.

Children’s Swim (Ages 12 & under)
· June 3, 10, 17, 24 (Hours are subject to change due to swim lessons)
· August 3 – September 2 (Wednesday – Friday
Time: 9am – 12pm

Friday evenings 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM.
Saturdays 12:30 PM – 3:30 PM.

Admission Cost
$3.00 per person

 We welcome private or church camps to visit our pool as part of curriculum; please contact us to schedule an appointment to ensure lifeguard staff is available to accommodate.

The Facility is Available for private rentals.  Please call 803-642-7634 for more information.

Address: 416 Kershaw St. NE