The Woodlands Township pre-season pools open on Saturday, May 11, 2024

By: The Woodlands Township
| Published 04/26/2024

The Woodlands Township’s pre-season pools open for summer fun on Saturday, May 11, 2024. Skip the long lines and reserve your season pool pass now at

THE WOODLANDS, TX -- Splash into summer at The Woodlands Township’s pre-season pools beginning Saturday, May 11, 2024. Pre-season includes nine weekend pools and one weekday pool through May 23, 2024.

  • Pre-season Weekday Pool: Bear Branch Pool
    5310 Research Forest Drive, The Woodlands, TX 77381
    Hours: Mondays through Fridays: noon to 6 p.m.; closed Wednesdays
  • Pre-season Weekend Pools: Bear Branch, Cranebrook, Forestgate, Harper's Landing, Lakeside, Ridgewood, Rob Fleming, Sawmill, and Wendtwoods

Hours: Saturdays: noon to 6 p.m.; Sundays: 1 to 6 p.m. The regular season for all 14 Township pools is May 24 to August 13, 2024, with post-season running through September 2, 2024.

The six Township spraygrounds are open daily from March 1 to October 31, 2024. The Bear Branch Pool Sprayground and the Shadowbend Pool Sprayground require pool admission fees when the pools are open. When the pool is closed, the sprayground is open to the public, 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Please enter from the park side gates, pool pass is not required.

Please view the Splash Guide 2024 at, or visit the website at for the full pool schedule, in-service dates and pool hours.

Get your season passes early and avoid waiting in line when the pools open. Season passes are valid for entry into all Township pools including the Rob Fleming Aquatic Center. To purchase or renew pool passes, please call or visit one of The Woodlands Township’s recreation centers or visit and click Fitness Room and Pool Pass Memberships. For new season pool passes, pictures must be taken at one of the recreation center locations within one week of purchasing a new pass by phone or online.

The Recreation Center at Rob Fleming Park
Address: 6464 Creekside Forest Drive, The Woodlands, TX 77389
Phone: 281-516-7348

The Recreation Center at Bear Branch Park
Address: 5310 Research Forest Drive, The Woodlands, TX, 77381
Phone: 281-210-3950

Pool Admission Fees for 2024

Daily Admission

  • Residents, any village pool (except Rob Fleming): $7
  • Residents, Rob Fleming Aquatic Center, under 48 inches tall: $10
  • Residents, Rob Fleming Aquatic Center, over 48 inches tall: $12

Resident Season Pool Passes

  • 0-2 years old: $8
  • 3-64 years old: $45
  • 65 years and up: $20
  • Additional Family Member Pass (In addition of purchase of four full price passes; immediate family only): $20

Punch Cards – valid for five visits during the 2024 season

  • Resident Village Pool Punch Card: $30
  • Resident Rob Fleming Aquatic Center Punch Card: $50

More information can be found on the Township website at under Pool Fees and Schedule. For more information about pool passes, please call The Recreation Center at Rob Fleming Park at 281-516-7348 or The Recreation Center at Bear Branch Park at 281-210-3950, Park at 281-210-3950, or email

For more information about The Woodlands Township, please call 281-210-3800 or visit

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