Pool Phone #: (717) 590-5989
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Hampden Pool 2023 Season

The Hampden Pool is now closed for the year. Thank you for a great 2023 season!

Dates and hours of operation subject to change based on lifeguard ratios, and weather. 

Season Passes can be purchased online or over the phone.

For more frequently asked questions on the 2023 Hampden Pool season, please visit our website: Hampden Pool FAQ's


Built in 1973, the Hampden Pool offers a fun, safe and refreshing way to spend a hot summer day. The pool features the following:

  • 550,000 Gallon Main Pool
  • Zero Depth Entry Tot Pool
  • Interactive Spray Ground
  • New double flume waterslide
  • Newly Renovated Bathhouse
  • First-Aid Room
  • Concession Stand
  • Picnic Tables and Pavilion
  • Shaded Areas
  • Swim Diapers for Sale

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Physical Location: 5002 Hampden Park Dr. Mechanicsburg, PA 17050
Mailing Address: 209 S. Sporting Hill Rd. Mechanicsburg, PA 17050

Pool Phone #: (717) 590-5989

Hours of Operation: Monday - Sunday, 11:30 a.m. - 8:00 p.m. (10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. adult fitness hour)

*To ensure the safety of our patrons, opening and closing times are subject to change based on the weather, darkness, and proper lifeguard ratios.*

2023 Dates of Operation: May 27-29, Opens for season June 3, 2023. The pool will only be open on weekends once Cumberland Valley SD starts their school year.

The Pool will not open until 12pm on the following dates due to home swim meets for the Hampden Aquatic Club

Saturday, July 15, 2023



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Pool Infrastructure Project 2023
Following conclusion of the Pool Feasibility Study, the Hampden Township Board of Commissioners began taking actions to implement upgrades to Hampden Pool that will ensure the facility is available to the next generation of Township residents. In January of 2023, Hampden Township entered into an agreement with MKSD Architects to design multiple pool improvements including to the gutter and filtration system, bath house, and shade structures. The Township plans go to out to bid for the work in the Spring of 2023 with the intent to construct upgrades in the off season.

March 30, 2023 Board of Commissioners Presentation (click here)

Feasibility Study 2019-2020

As part of the DCNR Community Conservation Partnership Program, Hampden Township hired Waters Edge Aquatic Design to conduct a feasibility study of the Hampden Pool Complex. This study took place from May 2019 - February 2020.

Feasibility Study Meeting Presentations and Community Surveys:

Public Meeting Presentation 10-30-2019
Public Meeting Presentation 2-27-2020
*EXPIRED* Hampden Pool Community Feedback and Need Assessment Form

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