Morton Pool

The Morton Public Swimming Pool


The Morton Park District operates the municipal swimming pool located at Idlewood Park, 450 E. Idlewood (Weather Line 263-7429, Ext.1).  The Morton Pool opens on Saturday, May 29, 2021 through Sunday, August 8, 2021. Any child in diapers is required to wear a "SWIM DIAPER" in the pool.  The diapers are available for purchase in the concession stand. Children 10 and under must be accompanied by a person 16 years or older.


Public Pool Hours:

             SUNDAY –                11:30am-1:30pm, 2pm-4pm, & 4:30pm-6:30pm

            MONDAY –               2pm-4pm & 4:30pm-6:30pm

            TUESDAY –              2pm-4pm & 4:30pm-6:30pm

            WEDNESDAY –        2pm-4pm & 4:30pm-6:30pm

            THURSDAY –           2pm-4pm & 4:30pm-6:30pm

            FRIDAY –                  2pm-4pm & 4:30pm-6:30pm

            SATURDAY –           11:30am-1:30pm, 2pm-4pm, & 4:30pm-6:30pm


**The Morton Pool will close at 4:00pm on Sunday, July 4th.


Daily Admission Rate:

            $6.00 –ALL AGES      ***4:30-6:30 pm ONLY, AGE 65+ free admission***


*Only Coast Guard approved life jackets are allowed in the pool. 

*Life jackets CANNOT be worn on the slides or off the diving boards.  

*No coolers or outside food may be brought in during public swim hours. 


*The pool WILL NOT open if temperature does not reach 70 degrees at the time of opening.

*The pool WILL NOT open during inclement weather.

*The pool WILL CLOSE due to electrical storms and low attendance.




Individual Season Passes:

            $60.00 – ALL AGES (resident)

           $120.00 – ALL AGES (non-resident)

*On-line registration available beginning May 3rd

*There will be a limit of 200 individual season passes sold for the Summer 2021 Season.

*Season pass holders will be given priority entrance to the pool each day/time slot.

*A $5.00 fee will be assessed for lost passes.

*Any misuse of a pass will result in the revocation of the pass and forfeiture of the pass fee.

*Pass is not transferable.


Private Group Rentals:

The Morton Pool is available for Private Group Rentals. Pool rental reservations will be available beginning Monday, May 3rd, 2021. Pool rental reservations can only be made in-person at the Morton Park District Office (349 W. Birchwood St.). *Cash/Check ONLY.


Su, M, T, Th, F, Sa – 7:00pm-8:30pm  


            $250.00 – < 100-person rental

            $350.00 – < 200-person rental

            $450.00 – >200-person rental


*You may bring in outside food & drink for Private Group Rentals

*Concessions service available for an additional $50.00 fee due at time of reservation



Swim Meets / Pool Closures:

The Morton Pool will close at 4:00pm for Morton Otters home swim meets on the following dates:

*Tuesday, June 8th

*Tuesday, June 15th

*Tuesday, June 22nd

*Tuesday, July 6th

*Tuesday, July 13th 


Toddler Time:

The zero-depth wading pool with aquatic playground will be open for a Toddler Time swim.  The program is open to children 0-5 years of age accompanied by an adult 16 years or older.  Fee for the program is $2 per participant (Participants of all ages must pay the $2 entry fee, including adults).  **SEASON PASSES WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED FOR ENTRY TO TODDLER TIME.


June 7th – July 30th

MONDAY:               10:30am-1:30pm

TUESDAY:               10:30am-1:30pm

WEDNESDAY:           10:30am-1:30pm

THURSDAY:             10:30am-1:30pm

FRIDAY:                  10:30am-1:30pm