Swimming Pools

The Lake of the Woods community has two outdoor pool facilities available to members and their guests. The two pool facilities include Sweetbriar Pool, which is located near the Community Center and Sweetbriar Park, and Clubhouse Pool which is under construction for the 2018 season.

Click here for more information about guest fees, rentals and pool rules.

Inclement Weather Policy

In the event of heavy rain, thunder, lightning, or a hazardous condition in the opinion of the manager, all swimmers will be cleared from the water, the bathhouses and deck area.  All swimmers and pool patrons are to remain out of the pool enclosure for 30 minutes after the last clap of thunder and one hour after the sighting of lightning.

Pool Activities & Events

Lake of the Woods also offers a variety of programs, activities and events such as swim lessons, water fitness classes and pool socials.

Visit our activities page for more information.

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Pool Information

Guest Fees

2018 Pool Season is Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day weekend. The pool is free for members and registered tenants.
Daily guest fee is $3 which may be paid upon entry to the pool. Discount passes are available for purchase at Member Services in the Holcomb Bldg., which is open on Saturdays 9 AM until 1 PM.
Short Term Passes       10 visits     $25
                                     20 visits     $40
                                     30 visits     $45

2018 Pool Patron Survey Results

Pool Rental

Groups (over 10 individuals) must get approval from the pool manager prior to their visit. Parties can be scheduled for after regular pool hours.

Members planning a pool party must contact the Community Center at 972-9680, a minimum of three weeks prior to the event.

Related Links

Winkler Pool Management

2018 LOWA Online Patron Comment Form - Pools

We would love to receive your comments with regard to the pools — whether your comments are complimentary or to let us know of a problem.  We like to let our guards know when they’re doing a good job, and we want to hear about any problems so that we can attempt to make corrections.  If we don’t know about a certain problem, it won’t get addressed.
Please complete the form below. 
Thank you.  LOWA Management

Please provide the date of the visit that you are commenting on.


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Sweetbriar Pool


From the front gate, turn right on Lakeview Parkway to Yorktown Blvd. Follow Yorktown Blvd to Freedom Road (on right) and follow the signs to Sweetbriar Park.

 If you need handicap assistance, please call the number above.

Pool Hours

Open for two post-Labor Day weekends
September 8-9 and 15-16 from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m!

Weekends & Holidays
May 26 - Sept 16
11 AM – 8 PM

Aug 13 - Aug 31

Monday - Friday
2 PM - 8 PM

Sweetbriar Pool is located in the Sweetbriar Park Complex near the Community Center. The Sweetbriar Pool is home to the Barracudas, LOW's competitive swim team, which uses the pool for practices and swim meets.

  • A rectangular pool with declining entry ramp, steps, and ladder entries.

  • Separate activity pool area with gate for children 6 and under.

  • Diving board and slide.

  • ​​Shower and bathroom facilities.

  • Adjacent to a playground, pavilion picnic complex, community center and soccer fields.

    Soggy Doggy Swim

    September 22, 2018
    10 AM to Noon
    Click Here to Register

Clubhouse Pool


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Under Construction Beginning May 2018
Scheduled to Reopen Summer of 2019