Camp Walker Aquatics
A SOFA ID card holder includes Active Duty Military Personnel, US DoD Civilian Employees, DoD Contractors with MWR privileges, US Military Retirees, US Military Reservists, and their respective family members. KN/Local national Civilian Employees and KATUSA Military Personnel are considered ID card holders; however, their family members are not authorized users.
Guests are individuals not normally authorized access to US Military Installations. They do not hold or possess a DoD ID card. Access to the installation is subject to an authorized or approved sponsor. Guests must be accompanied at all times by a SOFA ID card holder.
If you have questions or need more information about aquatics programs or reserving facilities, please call 764-5138, or 764-5037 at Camp Walker Aquatics Center. To inquire about reservations for unit training, please contact the USAG Daegu Aquatics Manager at 764-5138, or 764-5274. Civilian: 0503-364-5138 or 5274.
- Pool Rules
Following some of these simple steps will help maintain clean and healthy swimming environments and keep you and your family members safe while enjoying the Camp Walker Aquatics Centers.
- Remove your shoes before going on to the pool deck.
- Wear proper swimming attire.
- Put long hair (shoulder length or longer when wet) into a hair elastic or swim cap.
- No plastic or metal clips.
- Shower before entering the pool.
- Only bring water in a clear plastic bottle into the pool area. No other food or drinks are allowed in the pool area.
- Use a baby carrier on the pool deck instead of a stroller.
- Stay away from drains and suction fittings.
- Do not swim if you are sick or have open wounds.
- Age Policy
Children and youth age 12 and younger must be with a parent or adult guardian. Youth age 13 years and over can use the facility without parent supervision.
Wading Pool Usage
Only children age 6 and younger are allowed on the wading pool, and they must be accompanied by a parent or adult guardian at all times.
Locker Rooms, Toilet and Shower Areas
Children of kindergarten age and older must use gender-appropriate facilities.
- Flotation Devices
Army policy AR 215-1, 8-28.c.(6)(a), which states:
The following guidelines apply to flotation aides, toys, and aquatic equipment in swimming pools only.
(a) Properly fitting U.S. Coast Guard approved personal flotation devices, types, I, II or III, are allowed during open recreation swim periods.
To clarify devices that can be blown up or inflated, are by definition toys and are clearly marked on the specific devices as toys. These are not are not life saving devices, which is also marked on the outside of the devise, and are therefore, not classified as Coast Guard approved flotation devices.
Individuals wearing Coast Guard approved flotation devices are identified as a weak or non-swimmer and must remain in the designated shallow water area. If a child is in a flotation device, then a parent or adult guardian must be physically in the water and within arm's reach of that child.
- Daily Fee
Daily fees apply after Physical Readiness Training is over at 9 a.m.
- SOFA ID Card Holders: $2
- Non-ID Card Holders and Guests: $5
Hours of Operation
|Monday||6 a.m. - 8 a.m. (Physical Readiness Training) 9 a.m. - 7 p.m.|
|Tuesday||6 a.m. - 8 a.m. (Physical Readiness Training) 9 a.m. - 7 p.m.|
|Wednesday||6 a.m. - 8 a.m. (Physical Readiness Training) 9 a.m. - 7 p.m.|
|Thursday||6 a.m. - 9 a.m. (Physical Readiness Training)|
|Friday||6 a.m. - 8 a.m. (Physical Readiness Training) 9 a.m. - 7 p.m.|
|Saturday||10 a.m. - 6 p.m.|
|Sunday||10 a.m. - 6 p.m.|
|US Holiday||10 a.m. - 6 p.m.|
We have over 18,000 square feet of multiple swimming areas, a multi-purpose room, playground, tube slide and sunbathing deck. This facility is well-equipped to support your needs for mission and recreation. Our qualified and enthusiastic staff offers mission-oriented training as well as a myriad of programming throughout the year for all age groups. As an added benefit, our state-of-the-art UV/Bromine hybrid filtration system lets you experience levels of comfort superior to chemically dedicated systems.
Main Pool: The Aquatics Center boasts an Olympic-size pool available for open swimming, Personal Readiness Training and competitions.
Wading Pool: Children love this exciting wading pool and splash pad! The children's theme and overhead fountain will have your kids begging to visit again and again.
Slide: The slide is located adjacent to the main pool and next to the children's wading pool. At 20-feet in height, it's just the right size to be fun and safe for older children and adults alike. Swimmers must pass the swim test to use the slide.
Locker and Shower Room: Daily-use lockers and showers are available in the men's and women's locker rooms.
Outdoor Playground and Picnic Area