The Baltimore sun fills the day with sunshine and warmth, but sometimes, it can be a little too hot out! Enjoying the warm summer July weather is easy, comfortable, and cool at the pool, beach, and waterparks. Chilling in the summertime, despite the Baltimore heat, is possible and in fact, enjoyable! Check out these local places to cool off, all not too far from your home at Union Wharf!
All you have to do is walk outside your home and you will find a poolside oasis at our Union Wharf pool. The zero-edge infinity pool is great for swimming laps, relaxing, and taking in the stunning city views.
The Four Seasons Hotel is equipped with a kids pool, whirlpool, and heated infinity pool. This terrace top pool is the perfect spot for a family or friend group on a hot summer day!
If you love eating delicious food while listening to the calming sounds of the harbor and marina bay water, head to Sagamore Pendry Pool. Rent a private cabana, sip cocktails while lounging, and swim in cool waters of Sagamore pool!
Riverside Park Pool is a classic summertime neighborhood pool. Reservations are required, so make a day out of your trip to Riverside Park. Pack your goggles to swim some laps then relax by the poolside at Riverside! A similar reservation process is required for Patterson Park Public Pool. This newly renovated pool has swimming lanes, kiddie pools, and even changing rooms to shower off that chlorine from a fun day in the water!
Beaver Dam Swimming Club is known for its 30 acres, infamous rope swing, and freshwater rock quarry! After swimming in either of the 2 pools or the Dam, play some beach volleyball and picnic areas!
Rocky Point Beach and Park, located in Essex, is open for boating, fishing, swimming, and picnicking! The cool waves of the Chesapeake Bay will refresh you from the July sun. Bring all your favorite outdoor activities to the beach here at Rocky Point.
Great for tubing and water sports, Gunpowder Falls State Park: Hereford Area will be one of your summer favorites. With acres of beautiful scenic wilderness, nature protects you from the harsh sun and gives you the best place to hike.
Gunpowder Falls State Park: Hammerman Area is a combination of a beach and outdoor activities experience. With swimming beaches, picnic pavilions, fishing, sailboat rentals, and short hiking trails, Gunpowder Falls State Park’s Hammerman Area will keep your day full of fun.
Keep it Cool
Whether you are looking for natural bodies of water, or a classic summer pool this summer, Baltimore has it all! Try new drinks and foods by the harbor or take a spin on a tube or sailboat. There are endless ways to chill and cool down near your home at Union Wharf.