Swim Pool Program

5600 Recreation Drive • 872-6380
Open Daily: June 9 - August 11 (except July 6-8).

Swim Lesson Program

Registration begins February 15, 2018 and will continue Monday through Friday at the Terry Ashe Recreation Center, 6626 Skyway, throughout the Aquatic Season during regular business hours (9:00am-5:00pm). All sessions are open, however Level 1 and above may only register for one session at a time. Additional registrations for Level 1 and above can only be made after the completion of a session.

Parent’s Note: Classes are limited. Register as soon as possible. Payment due at time of sign-ups. Schedule is subject to change according to patron interest. Parents and family of swim lesson participants are allowed to sit on the designated benches inside the pool area during swim lessons. However, at no time will non-participants be allowed to wander the pool deck or enter the water during swim lessons.

(Children under 36” may participate in Private Lessons)


Swim Schedule

Class Descriptions

PARENT/TOT: Ages: 6 mos. through 2 yrs 10/1* This course is designed for parents interested in acquainting their children with the water in a safe and fun environment. Parents are directly responsible for their child’s instruction while under the guidance of a certified instructor.
LEVEL 1: Ages 3-5 5/2* Toddlers who are comfortable in the water will be taught introductory swimming skills through active play. Must meet minimum height requirement.
LEVEL 2: Ages 5-8 8/2* Children who are comfortable in the water will begin to learn to swim and float independently.
LEVEL 3: Ages 6-14 8/2* Children will learn and continue to refine the basic front and back crawl. Participants will be introduced to deep water diving skills.
LEVEL 4: Ages 7-14 8/2* Children will increase their stamina by swimming 3-4 laps as they continue to develop the front and back crawl. They will be introduced to the breaststroke and sidestroke.
LEVEL 5: Ages 7-14 8/2* Participants continue to refine their skills, concentrating on form and efficiency. The butterfly kick and basic turns are introduced. LEVEL 6: Ages 7-14 8/2* Children will continue to refine the front and back crawl, sidestroke, and breaststroke. Instructor will emphasize butterfly and work on increasing child’s stamina.

*Patron/Instructor Ratio.

Swim Pool Fees

Pass Type Cost
Recreation Swim $3
Swim Pass
(20 swim pass)
$45 (member) $50 (non-member)
Family Swim Pass
(Family of 5)
$125 (member)$135 (non-member)
Each additional Family $15 each.
Swim Lessons
(8 lessions per session)
$43 (member) $48 (non-member)
Private Swim Lessons
(8 lesson per session)
$100 (member) $110 (non-member)
Basic Water Rescue $40 (member) $45 (non-member)
Aqua Aerobics $35 (member) $40 (non-member)
Adult Swim/Lap Swim $3/per time or Adult Pass–20 Swims
$45 (member) $50 (non-member)

Swim Pool Hours

Pool hours subject to change due to low attendance or inclement weather. Children six years of age and under are prohibited from using the pool unless they are accompanied by a mature adult, 18 years of age or older.

Session Day Times
Swim Instruction Monday-Friday 10 am—12:15 pm
4:15 pm —6:30 pm
Adult Swim Time Monday-Sunday 12:15 pm—1:15 pm
Swim Instruction Monday-Friday 10 am—12:15 pm
4:15 pm —6:30 pm
Recreational Swim Monday-Friday
1:15 pm—3:50 pm
1:15 pm —4:50 pm
Family Swim Time Tuesday-Thursday 6:45 pm—8 pm
Aqua Aerobics Tuesday-Thursday 5:30 pm—6:30 pm

Paradise Piranhas Swim Team

Information: (530) 327-7275

Practice: M-F, May 1- June 8 3:00pm-6:15pm
M-F, June 11-July 26 6:30am-9:30am (except 7/4 & 7/9)

Firecracker Swim Meet: July 6-8

Wednesday Meets: June 13, 27 and July 18

Piranhas website

Private Rentals

Have your birthday party or company party at the pool! The pool is usually available for rental on weekends beginning at 5:15pm and on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays at 8:15pm. Availability increases in late August and September. Fees include lifeguards and the use of the enclosed picnic area in back of the pool.

Call 872-6393 to make your reservation today!
Fees: 1-50 people - $ 88 per hour
51-150 people - $102 per hour
151-255 people - $116 per hour.

Private Lessons

One on one instruction for all levels age 3 and over. Eight lesson sessions are concurrent with group lessons.
Fee:: $100.00 (members) or
$110.00 (non-members).

Aqua Aerobics

Enjoy exercising in water this summer. Classes are for both swimmers and nonswimmers. For ages 14yrs through Adult.

Days: Tues / Thurs - 5:30pm-6:30pm
Session I: June 12- July 5
Session II: July 10- Aug 2
Fee: $35.00 (member)
$40.00 (non-member)

Adult Swim Lap Swim

Enjoy some time set aside for adults to swim every day.

Daily 12:15pm-1:15pm 10wks Adults Session: June 9-August 11
Location: Paradise Swim Pool
Fee: $3.00/per time
Adult Pass $45.00 (member)
$50.00 (non-member).
Adult pass - 20 swims

PRPD Scholarships Available!

Visit our Office at the
Terry Ashe Recreation Center
6626 Skyway or call 530.872.6393

Trinc Swim Scholarship Program

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This scholarship program is for children ages 3 to 5 years old for free. Level 1 Swimming Lessons (eight sessions). We live in an area of streams, rivers, lakes, and backyard pools and the more children we can teach water safety the less chance they will have of drowning, so please consider donating to this scholarship program. The scholarship program will be open and available to any District resident on a first come, first serve basis pending funding availability and the number of classes offered. Scholarships will be made available in the spring registration period. Classes will be group lessons and a child must meet minimum qualifications to enroll. Interested donors can make their contribution by:
1. Mail a check to: Paradise Recreation and Park District 6626 Skyway Paradise, CA 95969
2. Stop by the Paradise Recreation and Park District Business Office at 6626 Skyway, Paradise, CA [Monday-Friday 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.]
3. Donate online (Click on the Donate Button on the Home page.) MAKE CHECKS PAYABLE TO “SWIM WITH TRINC”

“It’s always good to have your head above water”


Lifeguard Training


This Red Cross certified course is for those interested in becoming a lifeguard.
The course will include Lifeguard Training, First Aid, CPR/AED for Lifeguards, and First Aid for Public Safety Personnel.

Instructor: Emilia Erickson
Ages: 15yrs-Adult
Session: May TBD
Location: Paradise Swim Pool
Fee: $235.00 for Full Course (member) $245.00 (non-member)

$150.00 for Review* (member) $160.00 (non-member)

*To be eligible for review, candidates must possess current certificates.


Basic Water Rescue

Learn basic water rescue for the home, lake or the workplace.
Saturday 8:00am-12:00pm
Session I: June 23
Fee: $40.00 (member) $45.00 (non-member)
$30.00 per person for groups of 10 or more.

Membership Rewards Program

Qualifies the membership holder to discounts on many PRPD programs.

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Program Registration

You may register online click to proceed to our newly update Online Registration page.

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Contact Us

Paradise Recreation & Park District
6626 Skyway
Paradise, CA 95969
(530) 872-6393
Office hours: Monday-Friday   9:00am-5:00pm

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Pool Hours

Swim Instruction 10am -12:15pm
Monday-Friday 4:15 - 6:30 pm

Adult Swim Time

Monday-Sunday 12:15-1:15 pm

Recreational Swim
Monday-Friday 1:15-3:50 pm
Saturday – Sunday 1:15-4:50 pm

Aqua Aerobics

Tuesday/Thursday 5:30-6:30 pm   

Pool hours subject to change due to low attendance or inclement weather.
Children six years of age and under are prohibited from using the pool unless they are accompanied by a mature adult,18 years of age or older.