Pools and Boathouse

Four Lakes offers each resident the usage of 4 different pools, and a boathouse with Kayaks, Canoes, Peddle Boats and Row Boats. Pools are open from Memorial Day to Labor Day (weather permitting). Boathouse opens in early May when weather permits and closes in late September (staffing and weather permitting).

All pools and boathouse are first come, first served for all residents. Management reserves the right to cancel guest pass usage due to capacity limitation at any time without notice on a temporary basis.

All residents (except for those under the age of 18) are permitted to bring guests to the pools for a charge. Guest passes cost $2.00 per person, per day. Some residents (Owners of units, Towers Residents) have 1 permanent guest pass associated with their pass. Any additional guests will cost $2.00 

See the area to the right for hours, location and special rules/limitations.

Phase I - Condo Pool:

5555 East Lake Dr.

M-F: 4p - 8p

Sa,Su,Hol: 10a-8p

Phase II - Pub Pool:

5750 Lakeside Dr.

7 days a week: 10a-8p

Lap Swim:

Tu,Th,Su: 8a-10a

Phase III - Kiddie Pool:

6005 Forest View Rd.

M-F: 4p - 8p

Sa,Su,Hol: 10a-8p

Phase V - Towers Pool:

5800 East Lake Dr.*

M-F: 4p - 8p

Sa,Su,Hol: 10a-8p

Boathouse:

5750 Lakeside Dr.

M-F: 12p - 8p

Sa,Su,Hol: 10a-8p

*Please try to park at the ski hill lot when visiting the Towers Pool. While Towers allows all residents to park during the day, parking is at a premium and we don't want to take a tenants spot for pool usage if we can avoid it.

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2021 Pool Policies

 
  • Pools may now operate at full capacity.

    • Phase I: 90 people​

    • Phase II: 100 people

    • Phase III: 90 people

    • Phase V: 100 people

    • Boats: No restrictions

  • Residents will be permitted to bring up to 5 guests (guest pass required) when they visit pools. ​

    • Management may have to temporarily halt guests based on bather load. We try to be able to serve residents first.​

  • Non vaccinated patrons are asked to wear masks when walking through the building and interacting with our staff. Once you are done showing your ID, you may remove your mask once at a chair. Masks are NOT required when laying out this year.​

  • Moving of chairs is permitted as long as spacing is adequate for those around you.

MANAGEMENT RESERVES THE RIGHT TO AMEND/CHANGE/ADD/REMOVE RULES TO THIS LIST AS REQUIRED BY THE ONGOING RESTRICTIONS/REGULATIONS IMPOSED BY IDPH/DPH AND THE STATE OF ILLINOIS.

General Pool Rules

 
  • Admission to the pool shall be refused to all persons having any contagious disease; any infectious conditions such as colds, fever, ringworm, foot infections, skin lesions, carbuncles, boils, diarrhea, vomiting, inflamed eyes, ear discharges; or any other condition that has the appearance of being infectious. Persons with excessive sunburn, abrasions that have not healed, corn plasters, bunion pads, adhesive tape, rubber bandages or other bandages of any kind also shall be refused admittance. A person under the influence of alcohol or exhibiting erratic behavior shall not be permitted in the pool area.

  • The pool water is not suitable for drinking. Avoid swallowing pool water.

  • Littering is prohibited. In addition, no food, drink, gum or tobacco is allowed in other than specially designated and controlled sections of the pool area. Glass containers are prohibited.

  • All persons are encouraged to take a shower before entering the pool area.

  • Personal conduct within the pool facility must be such that the safety of self and others is not jeopardized. No running or boisterous or rough play, except supervised water sports, is permitted.

  • Only clean footwear, baby strollers or wheelchairs are allowed in the pool area or bathhouse.

  • Spitting, spouting of water, blowing the nose or otherwise introducing contaminants into the pool is not permitted.

  • Glass, soap or other material that might create hazardous conditions or interfere with efficient operation of the swimming pool shall not be permitted in the swimming pool or on the pool deck.

  • All apparel worn in the pool shall be clean.

  • All children who are not toilet-trained shall wear tight fitting rubber or plastic pants.

  • Swimming is prohibited at outdoor swimming pools when lightning is present, including a 15-minute period after the last lightning is observed.

  • No one should swim alone.

  • The pool management has the authority to implement and enforce rules that are more stringent or that supplement those listed here.

Four Lakes Specific Pool Rules

 
  • All persons entering the pool area must have a valid Recreation ID, or be accompanied by a resident of Four Lakes

  • Coolers of any kind are not permitted at any pool

    • Exception is coolers for medical needs/baby needs​

  • Food, Drink (no glass/alcohol) is permitted only in the designated areas at each pool​

    • Phase I: Large wooden deck​

    • Phase II: Beyond small wood fence

    • Phase III: Grassy areas on North and East side of pool

    • Phase V: Grassy area

  • Water bottles and Gatorade style beverages are permitted on deck at all pools as long as they are in plastic, resealable bottles​

  • No diving, flipping or non-feet first entries into any bodies of water

  • Pools will not open if there is not a consistent air temperature of at least 68 degrees F throughout the day.

    • While the pools are heated, the air temperature below 68 can cause discomfort, hypothermia, and other issues.

  • When Thunder is heard, lightning protocols take affect​