public pools

Bernard F. Willi Outdoor Pool

This pool has a very shallow end for children and a deeper end that a water slide empties into. Opens the first Saturday in June, and closes in mid-August. Passes are $3/person. Infants under 12 months are free. Open swim during Monday-Friday: noon-6pm; Weekends: 1-6pm.

on Bridgewater Avenue, next to Marshall Park, Chippewa Falls


Fairfax Pool

The facility includes a main pool with zero depth entry and an Olympic size, eight lane, 50 meter swimming area. A stationary waterslide, 22 feet high with a flume extending 150 feet, is one of the main attractions of the pool. The pool also features a "Raindrop" in the zero depth area of the pool. A separate diving well includes both a one-meter and a three-meter diving board. Pool pass is $4.25. The pool is open from last weekend of May through the first weekend of September. Open Monday-Friday, 11:30am-7pm; Saturdays, 11:30am-6pm; Sundays, 1-6pm.

4200 Fairfax Park Dr., Eau Claire


Wakanda Waterpark

The large Wakanda Park features 13,914 square feet of water surface, a 230-foot-long, 31-foothigh waterslide, and a 20-foot-long, 12-foot high drop slide. Passes are $3-5, kids under 1 FREE. Season runs from late May to late August., 11:30am-8pm, Monday - Friday; 11:30am-6pm, Saturday; 1-6pm Sunday

909 Pine Ave E, Menomonie