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Idlewild Pool Club

Idlewild Pool

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Idlewild Pool Club is a natural, chlorinated, spring-fed swimming oasis located at 60 Sylvan Drive in Morris Plains, NJ.  Our not-for-profit facility is open to members and their guests.


  • Sandy beach
  • Gradual entry swimming pool
  • Three sections for swimming
  • Diving board & *slide
  • Sun & shade
  • Snack bar
  • Easy parking
  • Expansive lawn
  • Charcoal grills
  • Movie nights
  • Annual potluck party
  • Floats allowed at lifeguard discretion
  • Private parties, camps, and group events
  • No residency requirement
  • *Swim clinics
  • *Swim lessons
  • *Lawn chairs & picnic tables
  • *Tetherball & volleyball


*May be affected by current CDC protocol.

Hours of Operation

Typical seasonal hours of operation are Memorial Day to Labor Day:

Sunday through Thursday 12-6pm, Friday 12-8pm, and Saturday 10am-8pm.

Hours are subject to change due to weather-related closures and events and can be found on our:


Season pricing, as well as information on parties and group events can be found on our website:

*Idlewild Pool Club adheres to all CDC, Morris County, and Morris Plains Health Department guidelines and is capping 2021 membership at 50% due to COVID-19.