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Gillett Recreation-Fitness Center




Department of Campus Recreation
Located at: 220 19th Street NE
on the BSU Campus

OPC Boathouse Located at: Diamond Point Park

Gillett Recreation-Fitness Center:
Phone: (218) 755-4135
Fax: (218) 755-4363

Phone: (218) 755-2999
Fax: (218) 755-4363

Mailing Address:
1500 Birchmont Dr. NE #29
Bemidji, MN 56601-2907

Gillett Recreation-Fitness Center


Located between the Fitness Center and the Physical Education complex is the BSU pool. The pool has six lanes and is 25 yards long, which includes two 3-meter diving boards with a depth ranging from 3.5 to 12 feet. A valid membership to the fitness center allows access to our specified lap and open swim times.

Swimming Lessons are also taught in the pool and for more information please contact Mark Morrissey at 755-3900.

During the regular academic school year, the pool is open seven days a week, however only during specified lap and open swim times.