MOHICAN POOL FAQs(updated 6/2/2021)
Our members have many questions about how Mohican will work this summer. Below, the Board presents responses to frequently asked questions about how we will operate.
When will Mohican open?
Mohican will open on May 1, 2021 at noon.
What are the pool hours in 2021?
Please check Hours-This Week at Mohican.
Will I need to wear a mask at Mohican?
Face masks are not required for fully vaccinated individuals at Mohican. If you are not fully vaccinated, you are encouraged to wear a face mask while using indoor facilities and in situations where distancing can not be maintained. Masks will not be worn in the water.
Will I need to adhere to social distancing on the deck and in the pool?
Yes, when on pool grounds, you will be required to implement physical distancing between individuals or household groups.
Can we bring guests?
No. In order to allow our members to have access to the pool, we will not allow guests currently.
How can I add my child or caregiver to my account?
If you wish to add immediate family or a caregiver who are not currently registered and paid as members, you may add them to your household membership for the required fee. Simply log onto ‘Manage Account’ and select the + symbol next to Members. You will add the family member or caregivers information, save and then select ‘make a payment’ at the top of the screen. The newly added family member or caregiver will be listed for you to make a payment.
Will the locker rooms and restrooms be open?
Yes, locker rooms and restrooms are open for use.
Can I just show up to swim?
Yes, reservations are no longer required.
Will check-in procedures be the same when I show up for my reservation slot?
Mohican will now do check in at the front gate.
Will you still offer early bird swim?
We have dedicated lap swimming every weekday morning from 6:30 – 8:30 am. No children under the age of 13 years old will be allowed to swim during early bird swim.
How many people can swim in a lap lane?
There is no limit.
How many lap lanes will be available during open swim?
There will be 3 lap lanes except during swim team practice. If there is room for more lanes in the pool you can ask if the managers can add lanes which they will sometimes be able to accommodate. This will be up to the managers based on broader availability and their current work.
Will kickboards be available for use?
No, you must bring your own.
Can I use fins while swimming?
Fins are allowed while lap swimming only and will not be permitted for leisure/play use. This restriction will be re-evaluated when COVID-19 operating directives have been lifted.
Will you have a senior hour?
Yes, similar to local stores we have dedicated time for our senior members to use the pool on weekdays.
When can senior memberships use the pool?
Senior memberships will be able to use the pool each weekday morning. If you would like to expand your membership, please reach out to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Will you be having adult swim?
Yes, the manager and guards reserve the right to call adult swim.
What happens during inclement weather while I am at the pool?
In the event of inclement weather, patrons should immediately leave the property to the safety of their vehicles. Common areas that have been used in the past as an area to “wait it out” cannot be utilized as there will be no ability to distance.
Will all the pools be available?
Yes, the baby pool opens on May 28th and is now heated!
Will the diving boards be open?
Yes, the diving boards are open for use.
Can my child come to the pool unaccompanied?
Pool rules require that only children 10 and older can be at the pool without an adult.
Can I still use the grill area?
Yes, the grill area is open.
How safe will it be to swim at Mohican this summer?
Our pool management company along with our volunteer Board of Directors has developed policies, procedures and protocols that are aligned with State and County directives. We will absolutely attempt to maintain as safe an experience as possible for all our members. However, given the nature of an outdoor pool environment high-risk individuals and all members alike will need to make their own decision about coming to the pool at their own risk.
Will there be seating at the pool?
Will there be water basketball?
No, this will not be set up for play; also any beach balls or objects usually thrown/played with in the pool will not be allowed.
What about swim and dive teams?
Mohican Swim and Dive Team will run a modified team.
Will you still be offering Mermaid water aerobics?
Yes, it will take place on weekdays during senior hour swim.
What about our Mohican social events?
Unfortunately, we will not be able to have our usual social events but look forward to next years events!
What do I need to do to go to the pool?
Check the occupancy counter before you leave for the pool to ensure there is space available.
Will there be a Lost and Found?
No, there will be no Lost and Found. All left items will be disposed of when the pool closes at the end of the day.
Will the playground, bocce ball and basketball court be open?
Yes, they will open on May 1st.
Will the snack bar be open?
No, the snack bar will be closed at this point. Once we receive our permit, we will open!
Will the water fountains be open?
Yes and the bottle filling station is open.
Can I still celebrate my child’s birthday at the pool?
No, party reservations are not allowed this season.
Will you still be offering swim lessons?
Yes, please contact our swim coaches for instructions.
If I join the waitlist, will I get a membership for summer 2021?
No, you are welcome to join our waitlist but you will not get a membership for summer 2021. You will be placing your name on the waitlist for future summers as the list rolls over from year to year.
When and how can we expect to hear updates?
Please check this page and your email frequently.