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The District is actively recruiting individuals for lifeguarding in order to open the Community Pool this summer.   Applications will be accepted thru FRIDAY MAY 7, 2021 - NOON.   Min. age 15 Applications are available at the Dunsmuir & Mt. Shasta Recreation Offices and Dunsmuir High School.

Applicants must be available for immediate certification at the Weed Pool May 8, 9, 15, 16   (2 full weekends) -  Course Fee - $200  -  Call District Administrator Mike Rodriguez (530) 859-0294 for more information.    Watch for more details about the 2021 pool season - tentatively scheduled to open on July 1  IF  a certified lifeguard staff is in place.   

                                                      Spread the Word & Let's Get the Pool Open by July 1 ! !


The renovated, naturally heated, Dunsmuir Community Pool is the largest swimming pool in Siskiyou County. At 75 feet x 150 feet, it provides ample room for kids to play and adults to swim.

The District will be following current CDC and State Covid guidelines this summer to protect our pool patrons on deck & in the water.    The public swim schedule will be published after June 1.   At this time private pool party reservations are on hold.   The pool is scheduled for re-opening for the 2021 season early July. 

Dunsmuir Community Pool facilities include:

  • ADA compliant changing rooms and restrooms - (per Covid protocols)
  • Wheelchair and tiny tot ramp into the pool
  • Shaded relaxation area that serves as a comfortable place for parents to watch their children
  • Trained and certified lifeguards
  • Diving board