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Parks, Recreation & Cultural Services Headquarters, Mail Code 1200
1401 Recreation Way
Colorado Springs, CO 80905-1975
Phone: (719) 385-5940
Fax: (719) 385-6599
Email: spark@SpringsGov.c. . .
Hours: 8 am - 2 pm, Monday through Friday

City of Colorado Springs / Parks, Recreation & Cultural Services / Recreation Services / Aquatics - Pools and MORE!

Pools, Fountains, & Spray Ground

A Place to Get Soaked
Deefield Hills Spray Ground

All the places to keep you cool...

Thanks to a collaboration with the YMCA of the Pikes Peak Region the pools and the Prospect Lake Beach are open - come take a swim!

To learn more... visit the  YMCA of the Pikes Peak Region


The Fountains (Summer Operation)

Julie Penrose Fountain
in America the Beautiful Park, 126 Cimino Drive
Daily: 11:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Uncle Wilbur Fountain
in Acacia Park, 115 East Plate Avenue
Daily: Noon to 6:00 p.m.

Warning for all Fountains...

  • Fountains will close due to adverse weather conditions such as high winds, severe rain and thunderstorms, or temperatures under 60 degrees.
  • Fountains will close due to technical difficulties and/or emergency maintenance repairs due to the unavailability of the availability of technical staff associated with these types of circumstances.
  • Fountains are supervised by trained CPR/First Aid staff members.


Deerfield Hills Spray Ground (Summer Operation)

4290 Deerfield Hills Road
Colorado Springs, CO 80916
Phone: (719) 385-5996
Fax: (719) 385-6853
Spray Ground Questions? E-mail us
Directions? Park Map

Experience our Water Playground... the Spray Ground includes 16 different water spray features containing over 50 individual spray nozzles and various features including: Bell Trios, Foaming Geysers, Ground Geysers, Soak Stations, Water Jellys, Water Quests, Water Trios and a Water Wall!

Free Admission
(donations gladly accepted on site)

Spray Ground Tips:

  • Groups of 12 or more need to complete a group reservation agreement for weekday use.
  • Smoking is not permitted within spray ground, pavilions, building or in the park.
  • The site will close for inclement weather.
  • Parking is limited.
  • No pets please.

Are you a group wanting to book time at the Spray Ground... Reservation Form

Here is how to make your party soaking wet! Reservation Form