Cherokee County Aquatic Center

Holly Springs, GA

The award-winning Cherokee County Aquatic Center (CCAC) is a 46,298 square foot indoor aquatic facility with an additional 18,000 square foot outdoor leisure pool and deck area. This facility serves Cherokee County families and provides an asset to the immediate surrounding community and Cherokee County as a whole. The center adds a new dimension of recreation opportunities, providing a full range of aquatic programming including competitive and recreational swimming opportunities, learn-to-swim programs, aqua therapy, aquatic exercise classes and more. The CCAC includes the following amenities: indoor 50-meter competition pool with spectator seating for 700; indoor 25-yard recreational pool (therapy, exercise and instruction with warmer water); indoor pool side classrooms / party rooms; spacious lobby and seating areas with pool overlook; outdoor leisure pool with multiple features, large deck and pavilions; concession stand serving both indoor and outdoor components; and generous locker rooms and family restrooms.

project scope

46,298 SF, 9.4-Acre Site


Cherokee County Board of Commissioners


  • 2014 Georgia Engineering Alliance/ACEC Engineering Excellence Award, Honor Award
  • 2013 Georgia Recreation and Park Association, Planning, Design and Development Outstanding New Park Award