Lava's Olympic Swimming Pool and Water Park

Lava's Olympic Swimming Pool & Indoor Aquatic Center Water Park

195 N. Center, Lava Hot Springs, ID 83246

(208) 776-5221 or (800) 423-8597

THE OUTDOOR OLYMPIC SWIMMING COMPLEX IS CLOSED FOR THE SEASON SEE YOU MID-MAY 2018!  OUR INDOOR AQUATIC CENTER IS OPEN YEAR ROUND!

Swim, Dive, and Slide at Lava's Olympic Swimming Complex & Indoor Aquatic Center Water Park

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Summer Hours: 2018

  • Preview weekend…........May 18 - 20 Noon-8pm*
  • May 21 - 24.....................Call for hours*
  • May 25 - June 15............Noon - 8pm
  • June 16 - Aug 26............11am - 8pm
  • Aug 27 - 30.....................Closed (students back in school)
  • Aug 31 - Sept 3...............11am - 8pm

Monday, September 3rd (Labor Day), is the LAST DAY for outdoor pool, platforms, & slides until spring 2019!

*Outdoor pool hours are weather permitting


Our Olympic Swimming Complex is the only facility of its kind in the Intermountain West. With heated indoor and outdoor pools, diving boards and platforms, waterslides, a natural hot water spa, and the new Portneuf Kiddie Cove, it’s the best kind of fun for kids of all ages. 

The free form Olympic-size pool holds nearly a million gallons of warm, crystal clear water. This former AAU championship venue is 50 meters long by 8 lanes wide with a full diving set up above a 17’ deep end. The outdoor shallow end offers toys for younger swimmers and ample play room.

The diving platform is a thrill for those brave enough to leap from its 5, 7, and 10 meter heights. Four springboards flank the platform tower making this a diver’s paradise.

Enjoy exhilarating waterslides for the whole family, including small slides for the kiddies. The speed slides’ six-story body flumes send riders screaming into the refreshing runout below. Beware: the 60 foot drop is not for the faint of heart! Two curly tube slides rocket visitors around and around leaving them laughing as they splash into the shallow runout at the bottom.

Ample lawns surround the pools and offer an excellent place to picnic, sun bathe, or simply watch the good times unfold. Awnings, umbrellas, and lawn chairs are welcome.

Coolers and outside food are permitted; no cooking, glass, or alcohol please.

Lava is the perfect place for your family reunion and vacation!

 Other Features

  • Indoor party room available for rent
  • Water Basketball & AquaClimb Wall
  • Concession stand 
  • Swim Lessons and Swim Team available
  • Lots of grass for picnicing & play

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Diving Tower Release Form

Anyone who wants to use the diving platforms at the Olympic Swimming Complex must sign our waiver prior to use.  You must be at least seven (7) years of age to use the platforms.  Those under 18 years of age must have parent or court-appointed guardian sign our waiver, too.