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!

Fall Hours

Fall hours are in effect until Sunday, December 23rd. Click here to view our Fall Swim Schedule.


Milford and District Lions Club FREE SWIMS

Friday, December 14th 6:30 – 8:00 pm

East Hants Youth Links FREE SWIMS

Friday, December 21st 6:30 – 8:00 pm

General Inquiries?

** Winter Registration – Save the Date **

Registration for winter swim lessons will start on December 8, 2018.

Winter Swim Lesson Schedule

  • In-person on December 8 from 10:00 am – 2:00 pm at the Lloyd E. Matheson Centre, 15 Commerce Court, Elmsdale
  • Phone registration or in-person at the pool beginning on December 9 at 1:00 pm – Phone 902-758-3467, press 2.

Lessons start on Sunday, January 6, 2019!

Lifesaving Sport After the Bell- FREE After-School Program!

We’re excited to be offering a free after-school program again this session! Through lifesaving sport, the Lifesaving Society seeks to engage and inspire youth in their drowning prevention mission. Participants learn and practice relays, obstacle swimming, towing and carrying, line throw and more! They also have the opportunity to participate in competitions.

Participants must be at least 10 years old and be able to swim 50 metres unassisted.

Join us Tuesday’s from 3:40 pm – 4:40 pm, snacks included! Starts on Tuesday, January 8

Swim Fit – Non-competitive Swim Team

Interested in joining a non-competitive swim team? Our certified coaches will work with you to develop your skills and strokes in a friendly environment. The only competition is with yourself! Ages 8-17. Must have completed Swimmer 6.

Date: Tuesdays 6:15 – 7:15 pm starting January 8, 2018

Cost $135 for 10 weeks

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

Vacant – Aquatic Specialist

Carla Countway – Acting Aquatic Specialist

Gwen Campbell – Administrative Assistant

For more information, please contact us.