Beat the heat 1
A bucket of water rains down on Justin Crotts, 9, last Thursday
from the tumble bucket feature at the Wade McLean–Marana High
School Pool. See page 5 for more pictures.
Beat the heat 2
Aubree Rants, 5, readies herself for the final splashdown at the
bottom of Wade McLean–Marana High School Pool slide
Beat the heat 3
Michael Rants gives his 5-year-old daughter Aubree a high-five
after she successfully navigated the water slide at the pool next
to Marana High School.
Beat the heat 4
Jacob Knadler, 2, wades through the zero-depth end of the pool.
Maranans can enjoy the pool on weekdays through Aug. 4. The pool
will remain open on weekends through Labor Day, Sept. 5.
Beat the heat 5
A tumble-bucket water feature poured watery relief on Maranans
Posted: Wednesday, July 20, 2011 3:00 am
Maranans escaped the summer heat last Thursday with a refreshing
trip to the Wade McLean–Marana High School Pool, 12000 W. Emigh.
Located just next to Marana High School, the pool features eight
lap lanes, a slide, a deep end, zero-depth entry, a tumble bucket
water feature, and lots of grass. It is home to the 2005 Pima
County Natural Resources Parks and Recreation championship Wade
McLean Tiger Sharks swim team.
The pool has open swimming Monday through Thursday from 1 to 5
p.m. and Saturday and Sunday from 1 to 4 p.m. The pool is closed on
Admission is $3 for adults ages 18 and over and $1 for
For more information, visit
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Wednesday, July 20, 2011 3:00 am.