Montclair Pools Summer Hours

Montclair Pools Summer Hours
Montclair Pools Summer Hours

Essex Pool opens weekends only on Memorial Day weekend. All Montclair pools (Essex, Nishuane, and Mountainside) open for the summer season, seven days a week, on June 25.

Essex Pool will close for the season August 23. All pools close for the season September 7 (Labor Day).

Pool hours:

Monday-Friday – 12:30 to 8:00 p.m.
Weekends – 11:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
All pools will close 7:00 p.m. from August 17 through Labor Day.


Montclair residents may purchase pool permits at the Recreation Department with proof of residency. All residents are required to have their photos taken for pool membership in the Recreation Department at 205 Claremont Avenue.

  • *Family – $250 ($225 if purchased before May 15)
  • Adult – $75 ($225 if purchased before May 15)
  • Child/Youth – $60 ($55 if purchased before May 15)
  • Senior – $25
  • *Caregiver – $85 ($75 if purchased before May 15)

Daily passes at the pool are $15 per Adult and $10 for Child/Youth & Senior (Montclair residents only).

Out of town daily passes are $20 per person and must be accompanied by a Montclair resident.

Additional information:

Group Swim Lessons: are available at all pools. Register at the Recreation Department.

Aquasize: $25, Tuesdays & Thursdays, 10:00-10:45 a.m., June 30 to August 20.

Adult swim: Thursdays, 6:00-8:00 p.m., check the schedule for pool locations

*Family: 2 adults and 2 or more children under 18, in the same family.
*Caregiver badge: valid Monday to Friday. No weekends or holidays.