The Ptarmigan aquatic facility is managed by RipTide Pool Management -with lifeguards trained and certified in the STARGUARD program by the Starfish Aquatics Institute, a swim school program focused on safety and experiential learning, and community-based programs and activities. RipTide Pool Management is the perfect complement to the laid back Ptarmigan lifestyle you have come to expect and love.

11am to 7pm DAILY WITH
FOOD SERVICE FROM 12pm to 5pm. 

  • The pool opens at 11am!  The only early entry into the pool is for adult lap swim or swim lessons.
  • Swimming attire is permitted in the pool area ONLY!  If you are planning on hitting golf balls or eating in the Bear’s Den, please make sure to bring the appropriate attire.
  • No outside food or beverages are allowed at the pool.  Please see our snack shack for a variety of options instead.
  • Please feel free to bring your own pool toys.  Lifeguards may refuse use of certain pool toys during busy times.
  • If you have any questions regarding the pool, please do not call or email the Clubhouse.  Contact RipTide Pool Management directly at

Swim Lessons at Ptarmigan pool:

2024 Pool and Swim Lesson Information

Additional reminders:

  • There are “Adult Lap Swim” forms at the front desk for adult members over the age of 18 that plan on swimming laps before swim lessons.  These forms MUST be filled out EVERY year.
  • “Swim at Your Own Risk” forms only apply from the start of PSD School year until Labor Day (Aug 11 – Sep 2). These forms MUST also be filled out EVERY year.


2024 Summer Hours:

Pool Opening Day – Memorial weekend – Saturday, May 25 @11:00am

Regular summer pool hours are 11am to 7pm daily with food service from 12am to 5pm.

July 4th: 11am-5pm

Pool Closing Day – Labor Day – Monday, September 3 @ 5:00pm

School Hours Aug 11 thru Sep 2:
(time before Labor Day – school is in session, but no regular pool hours)
Monday – Friday:  POOL CLOSED
Saturday – Sunday:  11am – 7pm