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Whitmore Recreation Area

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  1. Baseball Fields
  2. Lawn with Shade Structure
  3. Picnic Areas
  4. Pool
  5. Rentals
  6. Reservations
  7. Restrooms
  8. Showers
  9. Softball Fields
Recreation and Swimming
The Whitmore Recreation Area is located 7 miles south of town off U.S. 395 on Benton Crossing Road (left at the green church). The Whitmore Ball Fields provide a regulation baseball diamond, two softball fields, and restrooms. Lights make these facilities available for night games. This facility is open from May through November 1, or as weather permits.

Please note: Whitmore Pool is now CLOSED for the 2017 season.

Whitmore Track & Sports Field
The Whitmore Track and Sports Field is an all-weather, 9-lane polyurethane running track, with a full-size synthetic turf infield that will serve to enhance Mammoth Lakes’ reputation as the premier high-altitude training destination for a multitude of endurance sports and recreation. 

Any organized, structured athletic activity requires the completion, submittal and approval of a Facility Use Application Form that includes approved liability insurance, and payment of all applicable fees. 
Whitmore Pool
Whitmore Pool is located on Benton Crossing Road adjacent to the ball fields.

This outdoor aquatic facility has a 360-degree view of the Eastern Sierra, Glass, and White Mountain ranges.

Whitmore Recreation Area

Whitmore Recreation Area
The facility includes a six-lane 25-meter pool, children's wading pool, restrooms, hot showers, lawn area with shade structure, and vending machines. Red Cross-certified personnel staff the pool. The Whitmore Pool is home to the Mammoth Sharks!

2017 Lap Swim Program
May 8 - September 1
A.M. Lap Swim: 6:30am-8:30am (Monday - Friday)
P.M. Lap Swim: 5:30pm-7:30pm (Tuesday & Thursday)

Click here for information on the NEW Whitmore 50 Challenge.

2017 Public Swim Program
Public Swim at the Whitmore Pool is now CLOSED for the 2017 season.

June 17 - August 27
Monday - Friday: 12:30-3:30pm
Saturday: 10:00am-4:00pm
Sunday: 12:00-4:00pm

Please note the Whitmore Pool will be closed on July 4, July 29, and August 10, 2017.

These facilities are available for private use by reservation. Call the Recreation Department at (760) 965-3690 for more information.

2017 Pool Fees

Passes/Five Swim Pass Fees
Season Pass - Adult $140
Season Pass - Family $190
Season Pass - Senior, Military, Youth $120 Sr. & Mil. / $60 youth
Adult 5 Swim Pass (6th Swim Free!) $22.50
Youth, Senior (65+), Military (w/ID) 5 Swim Pass $14.25
Child (1-6 yrs. old) 5 Swim Pass $7.65
Daily Fees  
Adult (18+) $4.85
Youth (age 6-17 yrs.) $3.10
Child (age 1-5 yrs.) $1.80
Infant (2 & under) FREE w/ adult purchase
Shower Only $2.00
Non-swimmers $2.00
Groups (min. 12 people)  
Ages 7 and up $2.00 
Ages 1 to 6 $1.00

All visitors entering the pool will be charged admission.

Contact the Whitmore Pool during operating hours at: (760) 965-3692.