Owner: City of Desert Hot Springs
Owner’s Representative: Asia Horton
Street Address: 11750 Cholla Ave.
City, State, Zip: Desert Hot Springs, CA 92240
Description: New, large swimming pool with children’s play area on Cholla Drive in Desert Hot Springs, CA.
Description:Affording spectacular views of the San Jacinto and San Gorgonio mountains, the Furbee Aquatic Center features a large pool (25 yards x 25 meters), 250 square foot children’s splash pad, 3,000 square foot playground area, shaded spectator areas, shower/locker rooms, two team rooms and administrative offices. Located on Cholla Drive near Desert Hot Springs High School, the aquatic center shares space with a 22,000 square foot Boys and Girls Club and 8.500 square foot medical/dental clinic. Built in 2012, the aquatic center was named in honor of Desert Hot Springs pioneer and community leader John Furbee, who donated the property. The pool is heated by solar energy in the winter and is used for the California Interscholastic Federation High School Water Polo and Swimming Competition.