Lap Swim

This non-instructional program is for swimmers of all abilities who want to swim for fitness or therapeutic purposes.  Please reserve your lane online by midnight before your desired swim date.  Lanes will be available up to two weeks in advance. There will be extremely limited "drop-in" space.


Fee: Residents - $1.00
Non-Residents - $5.00
Age: 12 years and up (able to swim continuous laps)
Reserve Online: Reserve your lane online - click here
Lane reservations will be available up to two weeks (14 days) in advance.

Community Rec Center (CRC)

Dates* Day Time
Jun 1 - Jul 30 Mon - Fri 6:30 a.m. - 8:00 a.m.
Jun 7 - Jul 30 Mon - Thu 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Aug 11 - Dec 17 Mon - Fri 6:30 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.
Aug 11 - Dec 17 Mon - Fri 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Aug 11 - Oct 29 Mon - Fri 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Aug 14 - Aug 29 Sat & Sun 7:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.
Sep 4 - Oct 30 Sat & Sun 7:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.

*Skip dates ALL DAY:

  • September 6, 2021
  • September 19, 2021
  • September 26, 2021
  • November 25, 2021
  • November 26, 2021

Chaparral High School (CHS Pool) -  ***Reopening on Saturday 7/17*** 

Dates Day Time
Jun 10 - Aug 10 Monday - Thursday 6:30 a.m. - 8:00 a.m. (Small Pool)
Jun 10 - Aug 10 Monday - Thursday 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. (Big Pool)
Jun 11 - Aug 6 Friday 8:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Jun 12 - Aug 7 Saturday & Sunday 7:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
To reserve a lane:
  1. This is most easily done on a computer.  
  2. Click here to access the online registration page. If you are on a phone switch to the "desktop version".
  3. Login or create account.  If you already have an account enter your username and password or create your TCSD account.
  4. Click on the "Lap Swim" tab
  5. Choose the pool and desired lane 
    • Lanes will be available up to two weeks in advance
      • Lanes 3 and 4 are "Shared Lanes" - maximum of 2 swimmers will register under one account holder and share the lane during their reserved time.
      • The reservable Water Exercise Areas are for participants to conduct water exercise on their own such as water walking, water aerobics or in-water stretching. (These areas are all shallow and less than 25 yards).  A person may reserve a lane to conduct water exercises in, if they desire.
    • CHS available June 7 through August 10
  6. Choose the date to view available times
  7. Reserve a time (30 min or 1 hour*) and add to cart.
    • *A max of one hour per day, per swimmer.
  8. Checkout - agree to the prompts and pay with a credit card
  9. Review and complete.   Your lane reservation is not complete until you have received a confirmation receipt.  You may bring your receipt with you to your reserved time, but it is not required,

To cancel a lane reservation:

If you cannot make a reserved time, please contact us to cancel.  This will provide someone else the opportunity to reserve/swim.  
  1. Contact the Aquatics Office by sending an email, calling or texting in the Remind App (see info for Lap Swim text alerts below).
    • EMAIL:
    • PHONE: 951-308-6396
  2. Cancellations must be requested  with at least 24 hours' notice from the time of your reservation. A credit will be applied to your City of Temecula account to use toward future activities.  
  3. Cancellations made within 24 hours of your lane reservation will not be eligible to receive a credit.  
  4. Swimmers who do not cancel a reservation and do not show up for their reserved time may be charged a "No Show Fee"

Text Alerts

Text the word @LapSwim2 to 81010. This will be used to notify participants if there is a sudden pool closure or change of facility.

Please know that due to the nature of our programs you may receive a text as early as 5 a.m. or as late as 9 p.m.
Your phone number will not be distributed. We are using the RainedOut messaging system. Please visit their website for more information.