Sand Dunes Artesian Hot Pool is located at 1991 County Road East in Hooper, Colorado. The facilities are open from ten in the morning to ten at night every day but Thursday when the pool is drained and cleaned during March through November which is the regular hours. The months of December through February are considered the winter season and the pool is open from one in the afternoon until eight at night.
The facility is closed on Thursdays of each week for the draining and cleaning of the pool and attractions at the hot pool facility. The hours for Christmas and New Year's Eve, and Halloween are from one in the evening until six in the evening unless they fall on a day the pool is normally closed. The first Thursday in April the pool clothes for ten days to be maintained and ensure that it is clean and safe for visitors.
Admission fees to the facility are $10 for adults ages thirteen and over, $6 for those aged three to twelve. There is no charge for children two years old and below. The rate of admission is $8 for the military, college students with valid ID and seniors aged sixty-five and over. Group admission rates are $6; groups consists of at least twenty people that pay with one transition when there are reservations made twenty-four hours in advance. Individual and group passes may also be gotten for the facility.
Sand Dunes Artesian Hot Pool offers swimming lessons during the months of June and July. The two week sessions cost forty dollars and are available for those will all levels of skill. Private lessons for swimming can be scheduled all year long. There are also aqua aerobics that provide a low impact workout. The cost of aerobics classes is $3 each class or $25 for a month of classes.
There are RV and camping facilities at the Sand Dunes Artesian Hot Pool. The nightly rates for RVs are $25, while nightly camping rates are $15. The weekly rates are $130; tax is not included in the quoted rate. Campers only pay $3 each child and $5 each adult each day to swim. There are ten new sites for tens that include grass, parking, fire-pits and tables.
The concession menu at the facility includes vegetables grown on site in a greenhouse. There are even herbs grown on site. The menu at the facility utilizes the items grown at the facility in the greenhouses. Sand Dunes Artesian Hot Pool offers a range of books and other souvenirs that visitors can purchase. These items include goggles, body jewelry, sunglasses and gift certificates. These items can even be purchased by phone all year long.
Additional information about the facilities, rates, hours of operation and directions to the facility can be obtained by contacting the Sand Dunes Artesian Hot Pool directly. Anyone in Hooper, Colorado should make it a point to stop at the facility to relax in the pool or camp out for a few days.