The Beacon Pool

The Beacon Pool is located at the Park at The Settlement Camp, 724 Wolcott Avenue. The pool itself is 140 feet by 50 feet and progresses in depth from 2 feet to 8 feet deep making it perfect for swimmers and water lovers of all ages. We are very excited to be given the opportunity to provide the community with a fun, affordable, and local swimming spot.

2019 Day Use Pool Fees


Adult Day Pass


Child/Senior Day Pass


Beacon Pool Swim Academy

Three 2 week sessions beginning July 9, 2019 for ages 6mos and up

Please note, these classes are free to all DUTCHESS COUNTY residents and "funded in part by NYS OCFS and Dutchess County DCFS Division of Youth Services".

All Classes are American Red Cross Learn to Swim Level I. Instructional swim will be approximately 30 minutes followed with a few minutes for free swim and reinforcing the lessons of the day.

These classes are for participants new to swimming with an emphasis on gaining confidence and learning how to be safe around water. Parents of children ages 3 and older should plan on remaining present in the Beacon Pool picnic area for the duration of the lesson.




American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor (WSI) Class

This course trains instructor candidates to teach all of the courses presented in the Swimming and Water Safety program to all age groups. These classes include: Parent and Child Aquatics, Preschool Aquatics, Learn-to-Swim Levels 1-6, Adult Swim and private swimming lessons. This certification is the gold standard and provides the most comprehensive training for swim instructors.

Blended learning course – a portion of the class will be completed online prior to the classroom/pool portion.
$400 per person
9:00-5:30 on June 26th, 27th and 28th.
At The Beacon Pool, 724 Wolcott, Beacon, NY 12508


Contact Nate Smith at or 845-765-2470 to sign up.