Robert Ortiz | Southern Ute Drum

SunUte Community Center


Robert Ortiz | Southern Ute Drum

General Information

Children under 8 years of age must be accompanied by an adult at least 16 years of age. All toddlers must have a poolside adult supervising them. Anyone requiring any sort of flotation must have an adult within arms reach of them.

  • All children will be required to pass a swim test to be able to swim in water above their head
  • Average pool temperature: approximately 83 degrees
  • Spa/hot tub temperature: approximately 102 degrees
  • Sauna temperature: variable
  • We provide exercise equipment for adults to use, you must bring your own goggles

Birthday Parties

We can host your birthday parties! Food and drink must be kept outside on the patio or in the hallway at the picnic benches. There is no extra charge to use the pool area for a party; please call ahead so that we can prepare and have enough lifeguards on duty.

SunUte pool crocodile

SunUte now carries Warm Belly Wetsuits. Our pool staff can tell you all about this wonderful new addition to our merchandise offerings.

Pool and Spa Rules

Safety rules are extremely important in an aquatic setting. We work hard to be consistent so that we can keep the children as well as adults safe while enjoying the pool, hot tub, and sauna.

  1. There must be a lifeguard present at all times.
  2. Children 7 and under must have an adult with them in the pool area.
  3. Children who cannot swim must have an adult within arm’s reach if they are beyond where they can touch (even with flotation).
  4. Children under 3 must have an adult within arm’s reach at all times in the water.
  5. Please walk on the pool deck.
  6. Diving is only allowed by or from the diving board.
  7. The workout equipment is for lap swimming and adult use.
  8. Swim diapers are required for all who are not toilet trained.
  9. Swearing and “rude gestures” are not allowed at SunUte.
  10. Stay off the lap lanes.
  11. Pushing, dunking, carrying on shoulders, and playing rough are considered unsafe and are not allowed.
  12. Hanging from the basketball rim or diving board is not allowed.
  13. No pool toys allowed (exception is basketballs and beach balls).
  14. No gum
  15. Alcohol and smoking are not allowed at SunUte.
  16. Please take food outside or to the picnic tables in the hallway.
  17. Drinks must be in non-breakable containers.
  18. Public display of affection is not allowed.
  19. Shower before entering the pool. Rinse off after the sauna before entering the pool or hot tub.
  20. If you’re wearing shoes, they must be clean!

SunUte hot tub and pool

Spa Rules

These rules are for the safety of children under 12 years of age.

  1. If your child is not potty trained and requires swim diapers, they must stay on the top step.
  2. If your child is 7 and under, an adult must be in the spa with them.
  3. Please, no toys, swimming or playing in the spa as it is intended to be a place to relax.
  4. Children under the age of 12 should stay in the spa for no longer than 5 minutes.
  5. 8 is the maximum number of people allowed in the spa to maintain the appropriate chemical balance for safety.
Photo credit: Nancy Young | Southern Ute Shared Services