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Aquatics

Montanoso Recreation Center
25800 Montanoso Drive
Mission Viejo, CA 92691

Sierra Recreation Center
26887 Recodo Lane
Mission Viejo, CA 92691

For more information, please see our Pool Area Rules Flyer and Open Lanes Schedule.

Pool Area Rules

  1. Please obey lifeguard’s instructions on pool, spa and slide rules.
  2. A 25-yard swim tests will be conducted for all patrons wishing to swim in deep water without a parent. 
  3. Flotation devices, toys and balls are not allowed in the pools. This includes water wings, inner tubes, rafts and flotation swim suits. Coast Guard approved vests are allowed and the parent must be in the water with the child. 
  4. No back flips, somersaults or other trick dives are allowed when entering the pool. 
  5. Kick boards may be used for lap swimming only.  They are not allowed in the recreation swimming area. 
  6. No glass containers on the pool deck.
  7. No standing or sitting on another person’s shoulders.
  8. The Pool and Spa area closes 15 minutes before the facility closes.

Spa Rules 

  1. General pool rules apply to the use of the spa.
  2. Children under the age of 12 are not allowed in the spa or the spa area.
  3. Patrons 12 to 13 years old must be accompanied by an adult while in the spa area
  4. Maximum spa temperature is 104° F

Water Park (Montanoso Only)

The water park is open from 10:00 am to Dusk daily. 

  1. Toys are not permitted in the Kid’s Water Park.
  2. No objects are to be thrown in the park for safety reasons and possible damage to the equipment.
  3. Running is not allowed in the park.

Water Slide (Sierra Only)    

Fall /Winter/Spring: Closed - Open for pool parties and special events
Summer: Daily 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm (June 19 - August 19)
Weekends Only 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm (August 20 - September 25)

  1. Participants must be 48 inches tall and have adequate swimming skills in order to use the slide.

Pool Party Guidelines

For more information on our pool party and birthday packages, please view our pool party brochure.

Reservation Times
Daily: 10:30 am - 6:00 pm

  1. Reservation time includes both set-up and tear down. Two-hour minimum rental is required.
  2. Reservations may be booked up to one year in advance (at least two weeks notice is required). 
  3. Lounge chairs, cabanas, and tables on the pool deck are used on a first-come, first-served basis and cannot be reserved for your party.
  4. Facilities are open to the public and other pre-scheduled classes and activities.
  5. Facilities require a 25-yard swim test for guests using the pool.  Non-swimmers must be accompanied by an adult swimmer.