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Boundary Waters Aquatic Center

Boundary Waters Aquatic Center Team at the 2019 GRPA Banquet
Boundary Waters Aquatic Center Team at the 2019 GRPA Banquet 
Contact: Chad Griffin - Recreation Superintendent

5000 Georgia Highway 92 North/166 East
Douglasville, Georgia 30135
Phone: 770-489-2175
Fax: 770-577-3329

Dear Douglas County Community,
I hope this finds you doing well. I want to say I appreciate your patience during this time as it is new to all of us. We have recently been given the approval to open Boundary Waters Aquatic Center.
The Phase 1 re-open date is Monday, June 29th. Operating Hours will be Monday-Friday 8am-5pm. During this time, it is lap swim only, no aerobics classes or birthday parties will take place.
With that being said we have created a phase 1 plan to help with the re-opening of our facility and department. Under Downloadable Documents you will find a waiver and a one page information sheet on our guidelines for Boundary Waters Aquatic Center. Once again we thank you for your patience during this time and please be patient as we navigate through this first re-opening. If you have questions about Boundary Waters Aquatic Center please contact 770-489-2175 or you can email
*Our Administration continues to work hard on the next phase of opening facilities for Parks and Recreation
Thank you, Chad Griffin, CYSA Recreation Superintendent Douglas County Parks and Recreation
The beautiful Boundary Waters Aquatic Center features an 8-lane, 25-meter heated competition pool, and a 4-lane, heated therapeutic/teaching pool. The Aquatic Center was designed and constructed with SPLOST funds. Thanks to the citizens of Douglas County for this wonderful facility!

Aqua Zumba
Aqua Zumba 
Operating Hours and Rates
Monday-Friday 8am-5pm
Sundays: CLOSED.

Boundary Waters Aquatic Center Approved by the Douglas County Board of Commissioners
Rates June 1st, 2017
Youth is Under 17 years of age
Senior is 55 and older
Douglas County Resident Out-of-County Resident
Individual Adult, Daily $5.00 $6.00
Individual Youth , Daily $3.00 $5.00
Individual Adult, Quarterly $70.00 $105.00
Individual Youth or Senior, Quarterly $45.00 $65.00
Individual Adult, Annual $200.00 $260.00
Individual Youth or Senior, Annual $130.00 $175.00
Family of 2 Adults, Quarterly $95.00 $140.00
Family of 2 Adults, Annual $260.00 $340.00
Family of 2 Youth or Senior, Quarterly $60.00 $100.00
Family of 2 Youth or Senior, Annual $170.00 $220.00
Family of 3, Quarterly $110.00 $180.00
Family of 3, Annual $285.00 $420.00
Family of 4, Quarterly $125.00 $245.00
Family of 4, Annual $310.00 $450.00
Family of 5, Quarterly $130.00 $280.00
Family of 5, Annual $350.00 $530.00
Party Room $180 for Douglas Co. Residents and $200 for Non Residents for 4 hours, rates include up to 20 swimmers
Additional party swimmers: $1 per swimmer
Party Room Availability Saturdays:1:00p.m-5:00p.m.
(Year Round)
Sundays 1:30-5:30PM
(June and July Only)
Water Aerobics, Limited to first 30 swimmers See Monthly Fitness Class Schedule

SEALS (Students Earn A Lifelong Skill)

SEALS Session 1 is March 9th-26th

    SEALS (Students Earn A Lifelong Skill)
  • A group swim lesson program for children ages 3 to 12 years old.
  • The program runs March through July.
  • Each session is twice a week for three weeks, for a total of 6 lessons.
  • Registration: (online and in-person): *Saturday, February 1st for In-county residents and *Monday, February 17th for Non-Residents .
  • Prices: *In County Residents- $55.00 per session and *Out of County Residents- $70.00 per session.
  • The last week of the month is reserved for makeup lessons if they are cancelled during the month. Make up lessons can only be offered if BWAC cancels lessons due to unforeseen circumstances.

    Birthday Party Information
      Have your child's birthday party at Boundary Waters Aquatic Center! They can have a private birthday party in the meeting room and enjoy swimming for up to 20 guests (tables and chairs provided.) You may bring refreshments and decorations. Silly string is prohibited. You will have the room for 2 1/2 hours. This includes your set up and clean up time, and 1 1/2 hours of swim time before room time. Reservations required. Call 770-489-2175 for more information.
    • Prices: $180-Residents and $200-Non Residents

    Swim Team Practice
      Stingrays Practice Days:
    • Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday AM: 5:00AM-6:30AM
    • Monday, Wednesday, and Friday PM- 4:30PM-8:30PM
    • Tuesday PM: 5:30PM-8:00PM
    • Saturday: 8:00AM-11:00AM

      Sea Dragons: Starting November 5, 2019
    • Tuesday PM: 3:00pm-4:15pm

    Field Trips
    Boundary Waters Aquatic Center is now hosting field trips for all types of schools. Public Schools, Private Schools, and Home Schools. The students will receive specialized teachings in First Aid, CPR, Water Safety, and Basic Rescue Skills. They will also enjoy a Aqua Zumba Class, and have free swim in the instructional pool.

Boundary Waters Aquatic Center Staff

Thomas Combs: Program Coordinator

Doug McConnell: CPO

Heather Rice: Front Office Manager

Amy Thornton: Guest Services

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Body By U Fitness

COVID Update

Douglas County News Exchange
BWAC- Portion

Online Program Registratiion

Douglas County Stingrays
Information about our competitive swim team the Douglas County Stingrays

Douglas County Youth Baseball League
Information about Boundary Waters Baseball

Google Map-Directions for BWAC
Short-Cut to get directions to Boundary Waters Aquatic Center from your location.

Pamela Bennett Fitness
Information and Calendar of classes for Pamela Bennett (Aqua Zumba)


**Patron Waiver for Re-open of BWAC** - 82.0KB
**Re-Opening Procedures** - 135.4KB

*Register Online- How To - 216.8KB

Acqua Pole Water Fitness with Let's Move Fitness - 1803.1KB
Acqua Boxing Water Fitness: Let's Move Fitness - 775.5KB


Body BY U Classes - 844.3KB


BWAC SPLASH- Monthly Newsletter - 13173.3KB

Capoeira Martial Arts- with Sean Porter - 929.2KB

Crafters' Table- Children's Art and Craft Class - 225.9KB

Facility Brochure - 1299.8KB

Field Trip Flyer - 296.6KB

Generation Pound - 150.5KB

S.E.A.L.S 2020 - 445.6KB

Splash Party- with Sazon - 175.0KB
HIIT Aerobics- with Sazon - 200.0KB

Trail Map- Boundary Waters Park - 1742.8KB

Water Aerobics Schedule - 1677.0KB
Land Based Aerobics Schedule - 1817.3KB

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