East Hants Swimming Pool

Our Facility

The Municipality operates a 6-lane, 25 metre swimming pool.  Our facility offers all levels of swim and leadership classes, recreational and family swims, aquatic fitness and lane swims, as well as parent classes and group rentals. Our diving board, tarzan rope and slides are available during open swims and rental times.

We are located at 2359 Hwy 2 in Milford, N.S. Drop by for a swim!

Schedule Changes

Our Winter hours are currently in effect. Click here to view our hours.

*NEW Starting Wednesday, January 31st AQUA ZUMBA with Darin & Shelley

Wednesday’s from 6:15 pm – 7:15 pm.


Wednesday Open Swim, starting January 31st will change to 7:15 pm – 8:45 pm

Lane Swim will still begin at 8:30 pm


Sunday Changes, starting Sunday, February 4th

Lane Swim 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Family Swim 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm


Regular swims and lessons will be cancelled on Heritage Day, Monday, February 19th, 2018.

A family swim will be held Monday, February 19th, from 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm. Rental times are also available on this date.

Swimming lessons will be cancelled during March Break. Sunday, March 11th – Saturday, March 17th.


General Inquiries?


Winter registration is now closed.

Registration for the Spring Session will be held on Saturday, March 24th. Lessons will begin on Sunday April 8th.

In-person registration:

Registration is held in-person at the Lloyd E. Matheson Building in Elmsdale beginning Saturday, March 24th at 10:00 am.

  • Registration is first-come, first-served
  • Payment may be made with cash, debit, Visa or Mastercard

In-person at the pool or by phone:

(902) 758-3467, press 2

  • Registration at the pool or by phone will begin Sunday, March 25 at 1:00 pm
  • Register in-person at the pool with cash, cheque, credit or debit
  • Register over the phone with Visa or Mastercard

Upcoming FREE Swims!

East Hants Youth Links and Milford and District Lions Club sponsor a free swim every month! Thank you to both groups for continuing to support community recreation!

February FREE Swims

Lions Swim: Friday, February 9th 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Youth Links Swim: Friday, February 16th 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

*Parents and guardians are reminded that they must accompany any children under 132 cm (52 inches) IN the water.

Lifesaving Sport

This FREE program is for youth aged 10-15. Participants learn the basics of lifesaving sport and are given the opportunity to compete in competitions across the province.

Thursday’s from 3:30-4:30. Snack included!

To register, please call: (902) 758-3467, press 2

March Break Activity Day Camps

We will be offering a swim camp during March Break, March 12-16.

Camps run from 8:30 am – 4:30 pm. The cost is $25 per day or $100 for the week. Snacks are included.

For more information or to register, please call: (902) 758-3467, press 2

Accessing Financial Assistance 

Financial assistance is available to families who need it, so kids have the opportunity to participate in extra-curricular activities and sports.  Funding is provided through the Jumpstart program. Apply Online.

Pool Staff 

Adam Clarkson – Manager of Aquatics and Recreation

Melissa Wentworth – Acting Aquatic Specialist

Amy Brown– Aquatic Leader

Gwen Campbell – Administrative Assistant

For more information, please contact us.