Alamogordo Rec Center Hours of Operation

Front Desk

  • The front desk will be staffed Monday through Friday, 6:30 am to 6:30 pm (subject to last-minute change due to staffing or maintenance issues).
  • The facility is CLOSED on Saturday & Sunday.

Pool Hours

  • Check the Monthly Pool Session Schedule for session days and times.
  • Lap swim, aqua walk, and pool fitness sessions are available by pre-registration and drop-in. We highly recommend pre-registration to guarantee your spot in the desired session, but drop-ins will be permitted if the session is not full. Please view the Aqua Fitness Sessions page for detailed information. 
  • Public swim sessions are available by drop-in only. Please view the Public & Family Swim Sessions page for detailed information.

Open Gym Hours

  • Basketball sessions are available by drop-in only.  Please view the Basketball Gym page for detailed information.

Note: Facility hours are subject to change without notice due to maintenance, inclement weather, staffing, or special event/activity scheduling. Please call 575-439-4142 to verify hours. 

Special Hours and Closures

Holiday Closures

  • Veteran's Day - November 10, 2023 (Observed)
  • Thanksgiving (Thursday and Friday) - November 23 and 24, 2023
  • Christmas Day - December 25, 2023
  • New Year’s Day - January 1, 2024 
  • Martin Luther King, Jr. Day - January 15, 2024
  • Presidents Day - February 19, 2024

Holiday Swimming

  • Memorial Day - May 27, 2024 (Pool only) 
  • Independence Day - July 4, 2023  (Free public swim day only)
  • Labor Day - Sept 2, 2024 (Pool only)

Important Information

Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult (age 18 or over) at all times while in the facility.