Hinkley Pool

Hinkley Pool

Visiting Information

Just a short walk from Uptown Park Ridge!

Daily Fees

Open Swim
$8 Resident / $11 Non-Resident
Senior, Age 65 & older: $5 Resident / $8 Non-Resident

Senior Swim
$3 Resident / $6 Non-Resident

Adult & Lap Swim
$5 Resident / $8 Non-Resident

  • Children 11 months and under are free.
  • Any person entering the facility 12 months and older must pay the entrance fee.
  • Proof of residency is required to receive resident rates.
  • Children 8 years of age and younger must be accompanied by a responsible person 16 years of age or older.

Pool Pass Available


25 Busse Hwy.
Park Ridge, Illinois



Weather Policy

Opening and closing of the pool is subject to prevailing weather conditions, including cold weather (temperature at 68 degrees or below) electrical or thunder storms, or heavy rain. Or, if there are 10 or less guests within an hour time at Hinkley Pool.

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Pre-Season Hours

June 1 - June 6

Public Swim
Saturday & Sunday: 11:00am-7:00pm

Senior Swim
Monday-Friday: 11:00am-Noon 

Regular Season Hours

June 7 - August 11

Public Swim
Monday-Friday: Noon-5:00pm
Saturday & Sunday: 11:00am-7:00pm
Holiday (July 4): Noon-5:00pm

Adult Swim 
Daily: 7:00am-8:00am 

Senior Swim 
Monday-Friday: 11:00am-Noon

Family Swim 
During this time, the diving board will be closed and one lap lane will be in the pool.
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday: 6:00pm-7:30pm
Wednesday: 7:00pm -9:00pm

Lap Swim
Monday-Friday: 5:00pm-6:00pm


NOTE: On July 24, Hinkley Pool will be open 6:00pm-8:00pm due to an early closure at Centennial Aquatic Center. The diving board will only be open from 7:00pm-8:00pm.

As the season progresses, we will evaluate if there is staff available to extend the Hinkley Pool season past August 11.

Check the Facility Status

This summer, the Park District is using Statusfy to communicate status information about the outdoor pools. Download the Statusfy app to get notifications on your phone. Alternatively, call 847-847-5055 or visit prparks.statusfy.com for the current status. From the website, you can also sign up to receive text or email updates.

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Lane Lines during Lap and Adult Swim
5-lane, 33-yard pool with a one-meter springboard
Grassy picnic area
Vending Machines

Facility Rentals

Private rentals and pool parties are available to book online now! Please contact Jenna Jezek at jjezek@prparks.org or 847-292-8921 with any questions.

Private Rentals

Private Rentals at Hinkley Pool are available daily, excluding Wednesdays, from 7:30pm-9:30pm.
Fee: $400 R / $580 NR
Max Capacity: 300 people

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Flick & Float Events

Join us at Hinkley Pool as we float around and enjoy a movie after dark! Bring your favorite pool float and relax under the stars. Admission begins at 7:30pm and the movie begins at dusk.
Fee: $10 R / $15 NR at the gate;
Pre-registration is not required.

June 20 - Lilo & Stitch
July 18 - Wonka
August 16 - Shrek