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Island Park Pool

616 1st Avenue South, Fargo, ND
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Affordable fun, cool history too

A day pass is under $5 for adults and there is a free guarded storage area. This pool also has neat... read more

Reviewed 14 August 2016
via mobile
The bike path

it was awesome to have a walk that was like a nature trail. i enjoyed the length of it. It had... read more

Reviewed 23 May 2016
Fargo, North Dakota
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14 Aug 2016
“Affordable fun, cool history too”
23 May 2016
“The bike path”
616 1st Avenue South, Fargo, ND
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Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

A day pass is under $5 for adults and there is a free guarded storage area. This pool also has neat history behind it. The site was once the Fargo Sports Arena used for indoor winter sport events in the 30s and 40s. The old...More

Thank kevindief
Reviewed 23 May 2016

it was awesome to have a walk that was like a nature trail. i enjoyed the length of it. It had benches that were spread along the way in case a person gets tired. It was fall time when I went and the leaves were...More

Thank belgardeaimee
Reviewed 25 December 2015

I've never had a problem at this pool. Somewhat overcrowded during peak summer but, hey, we live 50 miles from the nearest body of water. The pool pass is a bit spendy but if you're going to go frequently, there are many worse ways to...More

Thank Farfisa J
Reviewed 5 November 2015

went swimming in the summer nice place to meet friends and family for fun and is great exercise in the Fargo area

Thank 529doris
Reviewed 23 November 2014

Kids and me liked it very much specially when they open the deep one for diving, best ever when visit with friends. But changing rooms need some more privacy. It has only 2 pathrooms in men space. Also, needs regular cleaning the water from tree...More

Thank Ahmed E
Reviewed 24 October 2014

Nie but can be way overcrowded no hot days. Pretty Island Park behind the pool. No mini-pool or fountain for little ones.

Thank Giavanna B
Reviewed 25 November 2013

This pool is often packed in the summer, but there still seems to be room for kids to play. My son loves the diving boards and this pool has the best ones in town. There is not a slide or other activities that you have...More

Thank Busytravel_77
Reviewed 21 September 2013

For the older kid- ages 9-15- this is a great pool. My son loves to dive so he prefers this pool over others. There are pools in town with "attractions" like slides etc. but no diving boards. There is a basic swim pool and then...More

Thank E S
Reviewed 25 July 2013

This pool sits on the south edge of the downtown business district and just west of the Red River. The front of the pool incorporates the art deco facade of the former Fargo arena which opens to balconies that overlook this outdoor Olympic-sized pool. There...More

Thank TraveljohnsonJ
Reviewed 9 December 2012

If it's summer and the pool is open, this is a pretty good facility to entertain yourselves. There's a very large pool deck and the changing facilities are clean with ample storage. There is a kiddie pool included, which has lifeguards. There is also a...More

5  Thank avsafe
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