Lansing Pool

Pool Opening

The Lansing Pool will open on July 1st for the 2019 season. Free Swim Lessons will begin July 8th and daily open swim will be offered along with adult swim Tuesday nights from 6:00pm-7:00pm starting July 15th. 

Municipal Swimming at Lansing's Pool


7 days a week (weather permitting)

Open 12 Noon to 7:00 p.m.  

The last day the pool will be open for the 2019 season will be Sunday, August 19th.



Swimming at Lansing Pool is free for Cohoes residents but please remember that you must show proof of residency upon entering the pool. All pool patrons (resident and non-resident) must have photo identification in order to use the pool.

Proof of residency can be shown by presenting a drivers license or a photo identification in addition to one of the following items:

  • Current City of Cohoes Tax Bill
  • Current Cohoes City School ID or Report Card
  • Current Utility Bill
Non-residents will be charged $5 per day to use the pool facility with a limit of (70) seventy non-residents per day.

Pool Safety

The City of Cohoes also would like to remind you that any children under the age of 12 wishing to swim at the pool must be accompanied by an adult. Young children who are dropped off at the pool alone will not be able to swim due to safety concerns. Only Coast Guard Certified flotation devices are permitted in the pool. No swimmies, pool noodles or alternate flotation devices allowed.

If you have any questions about swimming at Lansing's Pool or would like more information, please call the Human Services Department at 518-233-2116.

Free Swim Lessons for Cohoes Residents

Free Swimming Lessons are offered by Red Cross certified instructors for children ages 5 and up. The registration form can be found online (PDF). Please drop off registration forms at the pool or call 518-237-2632. Registration for the 2019 season opens July 2019.

Lifeguard Training

Several lifeguards under going training from a police officer.

Swim Lessons

A lifeguard giving swim lessons to kids.