Hinkley Pool

Just a short walk from Uptown Park Ridge!

Hinkley Pool opens for the 2024 season on Saturday, June 1.

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

Senior Swim:

Monday-Friday: 11:00am-Noon

Adult Swim:

Monday-Sunday: 7:00am-8:00am

Lap Swim:

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

Family Swim: 

Monday/Tuesday/Thursday/Friday: 6:00pm-7:30pm
Wednesday: 7:00pm-9:00pm

The diving board will be closed during Family Swim, and one lap lane will be in the pool.

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.

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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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


  • New for 2022! Lane Lines during Lap and Adult Swim
  • Five-lane, 33-yard pool with a one-meter springboard
  • Grassy, picnic area
  • Volleyball
  • Vending machines

Facility Rentals

Resident registration for Private Pool Rentals for 2024 opens ONLINE ONLY on April 1 at Noon. Non-resident registration opens on April 5. Please contact Jenna Jezek at jjezek@prparks.org or 847-292-8921 with any questions.

Hinkley Pool rental dates are available beginning June 1.

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

Reserve Hinkley Pool Rental

Hinkley Flick and Float

Join us at Hinkley Pool as we float around and enjoy a movie after dark! Bring your favorite pool float for this event to help you relax under the stars and enjoy our first flick and float at the pool. Admission begins at 7:30pm and the movie begins at dusk. 

Check back soon for 2024 dates!

Aquatic events are open to all ages! Pre-registration is not required.

Hinkley Pool