Regional Parks 2024 swim season officially opens on Saturday, May 25 at Glen Helen and Yucaipa Regional Parks and

will remain open through Memorial Day weekend. Swim hours are from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Swim schedules for both swim complexes can be viewed at

Daily swim admission is:

  • $7 per person (without waterslides, excluding holidays, holiday weekends and special events).
  • $12 per person (with waterslides, excluding holidays, holiday weekends and special events).
  • $17 per person (with waterslides on holidays, holiday weekends and special events).
  • Children under the age of three (3) are free.
  • To ride the slides, the minimum height requirement is 48 inches.

Park and swim facility admission fees are separate. Park admission is $8 per vehicle Monday-Friday and $10 per vehicle on weekends and holidays. Holiday weekends are Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Monday.

Swim entry is first come, first served and reservations are not accepted. Lines for the pool entrance begin to form as early as 7:30 a.m. When the park gates open, once the wristbands are sold out, the pool will reach capacity and will close to new arrivals.

Glen Helen Regional Park is located at 2555 Glen Helen Pkwy. in San Bernardino and Yucaipa Regional Park is located at 33900 Oak Glen Rd. in Yucaipa.

Ribbon-Cutting ceremony at Glen Helen Swim Complex, May 24

Regional Parks is excited to announce the completion of the new rodeo-themed waterslides and splashpad, new restrooms, picnic shelters and more projects at Glen Helen Regional Park. The public is invited to join Regional Parks and Fifth District Supervisor Joe Baca, Jr. at the ribbon-cutting ceremony on Friday, May 24 from 3 to 3:30 p.m. Park admission is free after 3 p.m.

Limited space will be available to enjoy the swim complex for free from 3:30 to 6 p.m. on a first come, first served basis. The complex will open following the ceremony. Other ribbon-cutting activities include games, music and food trucks from 6 to 7:30 p.m., and a movie in the park from 7 to 9 p.m. For more information on the ribbon-cutting ceremony and activities, visit

Additional County Update News – May 23, 2024