Outdoor Pools

About Our Outdoor Pools

James City County’s 2 outdoor pools opened May 29, 2021. Please visit our pool operating hours and fees page for more information. The pools are located at Chickahominy Riverfront Park (CRP) and Upper County Park (UCP). Chickahominy Riverfront Park (CRP) pool will be limited to the first 115 patrons and Upper County Park (UCP) pool will be limited to the first 105 patrons. Once capacity has been met there will be a waiting list instituted and patrons may wait in nearby shelters for their party to be called by staff.

A swimmer looks up from under the water
A boy with goggles swims underwater
Woman smiling with 2 children wearing life jackets in the pool

Upper County Park

180 Leisure Road (Toano)


  • 25 meter pool with slide
  • After hours rentals available
  • Separate family changing rooms with showers
  • ADA accessible pool lift
  • Picnic shelters and playground (ages 2-12) nearby
  • Shade structures and lounge chairs
  • Snack bar stocked with hot dogs, hamburgers, ice cream, chips and drinks

Chickahominy Riverfront Park

1350 John Tyler Highway


  • New Splash Pad
  • 1 large pool with slide
  • 2 shade structures and lounge chairs
  • After hours rentals available
  • Playground nearby (ages 2-12)
  • Separate restrooms
  • Shelter nearby
  • Snack bar with ice cream, chips and drinks