Some Montreal pools hours extended due to hot weather
Many Montreal outdoor pools closed this week as student employees go back to class
This week is shaping up to be one of the warmest of the summer, with daytime highs close to 30 C and humidex values making it feel like 35.
While many of the city’s pools are already closed as student employees return to school, there are still some public pools where Montrealers can take a dip and cool off from the August heat.
Here is a list of municipal pools that are open, or open on a reduced schedule, by borough :
Pierrefonds-Roxboro: Valleycrest public pool: open until Sept.1. If the weather permits, the pool will be open from Sept. 2-7.
Plateau: Piscine Laurier: extended schedule from Aug. 25 to 29 (access will be free), and from Aug. 30-Sept. 1 from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. (admission fee)
Lachine: Kirkland and LaSalle pools: open on their off-season schedule from Aug. 25 to Sept. 1.
St-Léonard: Ladauversière pool: open, if the weather remains warm, during Labour Day weekend from Aug. 30 to Sept. 1 from 12 p.m. to 5 p.m.
RDP—Pointe-aux-Trembles: Alexis-Carrel pool: open until Aug. 31.
Verdun: All public pools open until Aug. 31.
Ville-Marie: Complexe aquatique Jean-Drapeau: open until Sept. 1 from 2:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. on weekdays, and from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. on the weekend.
The beach at Île Notre-Dame is open Aug. 29 to 31 from 12 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Outremont: The pool is open Aug. 29 to Sept. 1 from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.
To check the pool schedules and information about city pools, water parks and wading pools in each borough, click here.