Water Play @ Lake Junaluska! 

Canoe, Kayak and Paddleboard Rentals

Opening first weekend of May!

Hours and rental rates for 2021 coming soon! 

Please be advised recreation attendants monitor the water, but there is no lifeguard on duty. Participation in water activities is at your own risk. Please note that fishing from rental boats is not allowed. Learn more about fishing regulations and areas at Lake Junaluska.

Swimming Pool
Memorial Day Weekend-Labor Day Weekend

Lake Junaluska's outdoor lakeside pool is open to lodging guests, and day and season passes are available for residents and visitors. Hours and rates or 2021 coming soon.
Pool Information

The Lake Junaluska Aquatic Center is located at 77 Memory Lane in Lake Junaluska, N.C.

Swim at your own risk. “No Lifeguard on Duty” signs posted.
Children 16 and under must be accompanied by a parent/guardian.
No food is permitted at the pool.
No glass bottles permitted at the pool.
No running or rough play.
Additional rules and regulations are posted at the pool entrance.

Also, visit our health and safety page to learn more about what we're doing to help protect our guests, our community and our staff.
Want to host a pool party?

When the pool opens for the season, private pool events are $275 and may be held Sundays or Tuesdays from 6-8 p.m. To book a private pool event, contact Group Sales at 828-454-6650 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

COMING SOON! Children’s birthday parties during regular pool hours will be offered for $140 and include:

2-hour admission to the pool for swimming for up to 20 attendees.
Includes sheet cake, soda and ice cream.
Designated area for your party.