Dowden Terrace: Welcome

Welcome to DT Pool

Looking for an affordable, family-oriented neighborhood swimming pool to join? Dowden Terrace Recreation Association (DTRA), nestled deep in the Dowden Terrace neighborhood located just minutes from I-395, Seminary Road or Columbia Pike at 6300 Holmes Run Parkway, Alexandria, VA 22311, 703-998-9761 is gearing up for the 2014 swim season. DTRA offers a 25-meter pool with diving board and reserved lap lane, wading pool with adjoining mini-playground, adult and kid social events, an NVSL swim team for kids aged 5 - 18, and MUCH more. Make new friends and join in the many pool activities— don’t miss the fun!

Our Dowden Terrace Dolphins Swim Team has a long and proud involvement with the Northern Virginia Swim League (NVSL), joining the league in 1958 in the "South" division. The swim team has always been a strong competitor as well as a neighborhood focal point.

The DT Swim Team is open to Dowden Terrace members only. Swim Team Kick-Off Meeting and Sign-up will be held in mid May at the pool. For more information about the upcoming 2014 season, visit the DT Swim Team page, or contact Swim Team Representative Mary Huber at 703-519-6162 or Missi Cox ( at 703-244-0496.

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